1st International Medical Tourism Workshop takes place at MedTravelExpo 2019
The 1st International Medical Tourism Workshop took place within MedTravelExpo 2019. Medical Clinics. Health and Spa Resorts and Russian Health Care Week 2019 at Expocentre Fairgrounds on December 3–4. This first event of its kind held in Russia was organised by the National Council for Medical Tourism and Expocentre AO.
The Workshop is a B2B networking between Russian medical institutions and leading foreign medical tourism agencies interested in referring patients to the Russian Federation for treatment, wellness and rehabilitation purposes. It aims to promote the establishment of direct contacts between Russian exporters of medical services and leading foreign buyers and the conclusion of cooperation agreements.
Individual business meetings involved 15 major medical tourism agencies. Their Russian vis-a-vis were given access to detailed profiles of buyer agencies, an opportunity to sign cooperation agreements, consultative support of the National Council for Medical Tourism, and feedback from agencies concerning cooperation prospects.
The event’s organisers are positive that the 1st International Medical Tourism Workshop will give a boost to the Health Care national project from the angle of exports of medical services.
Press Service, Expocentre AO