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Workshops for Medical Travel Organizations

Ready for an interactive workshop to help you grow your medical travel business?  The MTI team has created a two day, hands-on session to provide the practical knowledge and skills to effectively market to medical tourists. Check out our brochure for all the details.

Conferences are a waste of money

Read the article by MTI team member and founder, Irving Stackpole, entitled “Don’t give up, but don’t get fooled; getting a return from medical tourism conferences and trade shows” published by the International Medical Travel Journal at:  - See

Ilan Geva speaking in Portugal

Medical Travel Insight founder and team member, Ilan Geva, recently addressed a distinguished audience in Porto, Portugal about building a medical tourism brand for the country.  Listen to his presentation by clicking on this link:

The English translation of the introduction is as follows:

Panel discussion – Ilan Geva
Integrated in the implementation of its Strategic Development Plan, the ESTSP.IPP joined the Forum Portucalense, the promoter of this expert visit to Portugal, and received in the 1st of July, the American professor Ilan Geva, professor at the University of Chicago and De Paul, organizing a Panel Discussion on Health Tourism and the need / potential inherent in the creation of the brand “Portugal” to facilitate the international recognition of our country in this important area for future positioning and Portuguese economic development.
Internationally recognized as one of the biggest “gurus” in this area was an open and friendly that Prof.. Ilan Geva shared his vast experience and answered questions posed by the care, almost entirely made ​​up of teachers ESTSP.IPP interested in this subject.

Having been another step in this direction ESTSP.IPP Tourism Health and Wellness, the year should further actions at various levels to occur as early as next school year.


Upcoming Conferences

Medical Travel Insight team members, Keith Pollard and Ilan Geva, will be delivering presentations at the International Medical Travel and Exhibition Conference in Monaco from 22-23 March 2013 at the Grimaldi Center.,

Are you planning to attend?  If so, contact Keith ( or Ilan  to schedule a time to meet.

The Medical Travel Insight team will be attending and speaking at the World Health and 3rd Age Tourism Congress in Izmir, Turkey from 19 – 23 April 2013.

The conference will be held at the Izmir Kaya Thermal and Conference Center and will bring together thought leaders in the international health travel sector.  We hope to see you there!

International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ):

Click here for the link to the IMTJ for up to date news on international medical travel.