MedTravelFest Festival of Active Lifestyle and Health to be held as part of MedTravelExpo 2019

14 / 11 / 2019

The 2nd Medtravelfest Festival of Active Lifestyle and Health will be held on December 25 as part of the 3rd edition of MedTravelExpo 2019. Medical Clinics. Health and Spa Resorts.

The festival programme is aimed at visitors aged from 25 to 70 who seek to live a long, active and busy life, as well as at resort specialists, doctors, HR professionals, tour operators and investors.

The festival will present the best achievements in health care, balneology, sport science, and unique wellness practices. It will bring together acclaimed doctors and athletes, leading Russian and foreign professionals in the field of massage, baths and preventive medicine, popular bloggers, and representatives of health resorts, diagnostic, therapeutic, rehabilitation and wellness centers, insurance companies and relevant media outlets.

The participants will include remarkable athlete, Voluntary Association of Physical Education Presidium Chairperson, and Honored Master of Sports Irina Slutskaya, known cardiologist, TV presenter and author of health books Alexander Myasnikov, author of the Beautiful Longevity book Olga Shestova, member of the European Society of Cardiology, founder of the series of books "Dr. Rodionov Academy" Anton Rodionov, one of the world's leading gerontologists Valery Novoselov, doctor and anchor of the Dr. I television program Irina Pershina, endocrinologist practicing for 30 years, member of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes Olga Demicheva, facial fitness coach Yelena Karkukli, critical care practitioner Father Feodorit (Sergei Senchukov), author of more than 150 scientific works, head of the Physiotherapy and Preventive Physiotherapy Department of the Russian Health Ministry's National Medical Research Center for Rehabilitation and Balneology Tatiana Konchugova, head of the Training Center of the Russian National Nordic Pole Walking Association Andrei Volkov, neurologist, Professor of the Physiotherapy and Medical Rehabilitation Faculty of the  National Medical Research Center for Rehabilitation and Health Resort Therapy of the Russian Ministry of Health Care Yekaterina Melnikova, celebrated psychotherapist Vladislav Melnik, corporate health expert, occupational health doctor Ivan Rybakov, nutritionist Yana Stepanova and others.

The festival will include a panel for doctors as part of the programme "Time for the Right Treatment", reports on Modern Approach to the Prevention of Cardio-Vascular Diseases, On Hormones, Love and Female Health, and Detox as a Life Style, lotteries, Nordic walking and massage master classes, presentations, autograph sessions and many other interesting and useful events.

There will be a checkup zone of leading federal medical centers for exhibition visitors. The International Center for Training and Professional Development of Massage Therapists will hold the Anti-Stress Day with the support of Expocentre AO. The best Russian bath specialists will hold workshops and master classes on diagnostics, healthy diet and phytotherapy on the Bath Day.

The festival is organised by the National Medical Research Center of Cardiology of the Russian Health Ministry, the National Medical Research Center of Rehabilitation and Balneology of the Russian Health Ministry, the National Spa Association, the Eksmo Publishing House, the Voluntary Association of Physical Culture, the International Center for Training and Professional Development of Massage Therapists, the youth program, the National Bath Association, and Expocentre AO.

Events of the festival will take place in Pavilion No. 7 (Halls 1 and 2) of Expocentre Fairgrounds. Admission is free with preliminary registration at


Expocentre AO, Press Service