The International exhibition of services in the field of health and medical tourism Health&Medical Tourism was held on October 12-14, 2016 in CEC EXPOFORUM, St. Petersburg, Russia
Leading clinics, health resorts, medical, rehabilitation and wellness centres of Germany, Austria, Spain, Turkey, Azerbaijan and Russia presented its services at the exhibition.
Visitors to the exhibition acquainted with services of high-quality diagnostics and diseases treatment in all medical directions, including oncology, cardiology, neurosurgery, organ transplantation, in vitro fertilization.
Clinics and medical centres of Germany traditionally participated in the exhibition. This year there were such companies as Sanamus, MeoClinic and The Paul Gerhardt Diakonie medical concern.
Visitors showed a great interest to the Health ACIBADEM group, which is one of the largest and oldest medical centres of Turkey.
Particular atmosphere at the exhibition was created by bright traditional suits of the representatives of the Austrian modern medical centre Revital Aspach. The medical centre Revital Aspach specialises in orthopedic and traumatologic rehabilitation. Modern methods of stress management and organism detoxication are successfully practiced in this centre.
Within the exhibition, the Public Union for Health and Thermal Tourism Support of Azerbaijan (AHTTSA) presented its medical tourism development programme, directed to St. Petersburg citizens.
The exhibition was held within the St. Petersburg International Health Forum – the single platform for professionals in the field of healthcare, consolidating five specialised exhibitions of medical subject under one exhibition brand. Olga Kazanskaya, Vice Governor of St. Petersburg, Valery Kolabutin, Chairman of Health Committee of St. Petersburg, Yury Lobzin, Director of scientific research institute of children's infections of FMBA of Russia and representatives of the organisers –PRIMEXPO / ITE St. Petersburg, ExpoForum-International and Messe Düsseldorf Moscow welcomed participants and guests of the forum at the official opening ceremony.
During 3 days the forum was attended by more than 2 000 people, including healthcare specialists. Representatives of medical centres, insurance companies, travel agencies and potential patients, who came to choose a clinic and to pick up an individual programme of treatment, visited Health&Medical Tourism exhibition.
The roundtable conference `High improving technologies as a basis of health tourism development` took place on October 12. It was held within the exhibition business programme for professionals of health tourism industry. There were discussed such issues as upgrade and development of health resorts and rehabilitation centres, economy of health tourism, fundamental bases of health and longevity ensuring.
In 2017 Health&Medical Tourism will take place on October 11-13 in CEC EXPOFORUM, St. Petersburg, Russia within the St. Petersburg International Health Forum.