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Keith Pollard: IMTJ Medical Travel Summit 2015

The International Medical Travel Journal (IMTJ), hosted the second annual Medical Travel Summit at the Royal Garden Hotel in London on April 15-16, 2015.   In this interview, Keith Pollard is the Managing Director of Intuition Communication, which publishes IMTJ, talks about the expectations of the Medical Travel Summit. The Summit also included [...]

2017-04-26T20:28:13+00:00February 12th, 2015|Categories: Medical Travel Show|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Professor Glenn Cohen: “Patients with Passports”

The youngest professor on the Harvard Law School faculty, Glenn Cohen, has studied the potential risks and legal issues involved with medical tourism from a variety of perspectives. International medical travel is advertised as an inexpensive, easy way to travel to exotic locations while receiving quality healthcare. What is not often advertised is [...]

2017-04-26T20:28:13+00:00January 15th, 2015|Categories: Medical Travel Show|Tags: , |0 Comments

Dr. David Vequist: Research Data Highlights Impact of Technology and Global Healthcare

Dr. David Vequist, Professor of International Business at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas, is also the founder of the Center for Medical Tourism Research, located at the University. Dr. Vequist realized that healthcare was an international enterprise after his experience as an HR Executive in a large US-based [...]

2017-04-26T20:28:13+00:00January 13th, 2015|Categories: Medical Travel Show|Tags: |0 Comments

Dr. Chris Robertson: Culture and a Country Brand Index

Professor of International Business and Strategy at the D’Amore – McKim School of Business at Northeastern University, Dr. Chris Robertson, has been teaching and consulting on international business for many years. Along with teaching, he has also been a keen student of intercultural perceptions.   In this interview, Dr. Robertson describes how travelers’ perception of a [...]

2017-04-26T20:28:13+00:00January 11th, 2015|Categories: Medical Travel Show|Tags: , |0 Comments

Dr. Robert Gerl: Regional Branding and Marketing for International Healthcare

CEO of Bavaria International Health Association in Munich, Germany, Robert Gerl, is both a medical doctor, and an advocate for international medical tourism.   Dr. Gerl sees medical tourism as an “adventure.” He believes it is important to understand the needs of consumers and to provide great customer service so international patients [...]

Kim Waddoup: Matching Russian Patients with Global Healthcare Providers

More than 70,000 affluent Russian citizens travel each year for medical diagnosis, necessary and cosmetic surgeries, dental and spa treatments. That’s one reason Mr. Kim Waddoup, CEO of aiGroup Russia, created the only business-to-consumer (B2C) health exposition in Moscow, Russia 24332   The bi-annual Moscow MedShow is an event that [...]

Keith Pollard: International Medical Travel

Managing Director of Intuition Communication, Keith Pollard, is a true pioneer in the medical tourism industry. He is vocal critic of ill supported claims about international health, wellness, and dental travel. He believes there should be full transparency industry-wide.   Intuition Communication publishes the International Medical Travel Journal  (IMTJ), one of [...]

Sherene Azura Azli: Malaysia and Medical Tourism

Ms. Sherene Azura Azli, CEO of the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC), entered the world of medical tourism when she saw an opportunity to contribute to the economic growth of Malaysia. Her transition into the medical tourism industry was not planned.   Before becoming CEO of MHTC in March 2015, Ms. Sherene led the [...]

Susie Ellis: Spa and Wellness Treatments as Health Prevention Tools

Susie Ellis, president of Spafinder Wellness 365, and CEO of the Global Spa & Wellness Summit, makes a compelling case for the prevention of certain illnesses and injuries through lifestyle changes, spa and wellness treatments.   Three quarters of doctors visits are for stress-related conditions. With the startling rise of healthcare costs, Ms. [...]

2017-04-26T20:28:14+00:00November 24th, 2014|Categories: Medical Travel Show|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Josef Woodman: Patients Beyond Borders

Josef Woodman, CEO and author of Patients Beyond Borders, is a true pioneer in the creation of consumer-based guides for international health, wellness, and dental travel.  He has traveled to hospitals, medical and dental providers worldwide to gather information and publish information on medical tourism destination.  In this interview, Woodman responds to the [...]