MedTravelExpo exhibition will be held in the framework of the Russian health care week

© Photo : Anton B. Noticved at Expocentre Fairgrounds. Archive photoMedTravelExpo exhibition will be held in the framework of the Russian health care week© Photo : Anton Borisovich Spout

A new exhibition project for the resorts, spas and medical centers — specialized exhibition MedTravelExpo-2017, will present at the international scientific-practical forum «Russian health care week-2017», said General Director of JSC «Expocentre» Sergei Bednov.

«Russian health care week» will take place 4 — 8 November in CEC «Expocentre». This is one of the most ambitious projects in the country in the field of health, which brings together a set of international exhibitions and large conventions. By tradition, the forum discusses the current trends in the world of medicine and national health care. The forum will feature leading scientific centers of Ministry of health of Russia and Russian Academy of Sciences, will be held meetings of special commissions for the prevention of noncommunicable diseases and the main therapists of the Ministry of health.

«The first time we are presenting the new project «MedTravelExpo-2017. A sanatorium. Resorts. Medical centers». It is intended to promote the development of inbound medical tourism and sanatorium-resort complex of the Russian Federation. We decided to pay attention to this aspect, as the interest in medical tourism grows in Russia. If you take the data of the Ministry of health, the interest in treatment in the Russian Federation increased significantly. The market volume in 2015 was about 650 million rubles, and in 2016 it has grown almost by 200% and reached 2 billion rubles,» — said the poor at a press conference dedicated to the forum «Russian health care week».

He added that MedTravelExpo-2017 will be accompanied by the Congress «health resort treatment in Russia: realities and prospects».

The visitors of the exhibition and Congress will feature innovative technologies and services of sanatoriums and health resorts, medical centers and clinics, centers of aesthetic medicine, agencies of medical tourism. In the presentation area MedTravelExpo leading specialists of clinics of Austria, Germany, Croatia, the Republic of Korea and other countries will hold educational seminars, presentations and master classes.

The poor also noted that one of the key events of the week will be the VIII international forum on non-communicable disease prevention «For healthy life-2017» international exhibition «Healthcare-2017» and «Healthy lifestyle-2017».

In the exhibitions «Healthcare-2017», «Healthy lifestyle-2017», «MedTravelExpo-2017» will be attended by about 900 exhibitors from all Federal districts of Russia and 34 countries, including Australia, Austria, India, Belarus and others. National pavilions Germany, China, Republic of Korea, Czech Republic. Over an area of 40 thousand square meters will include a whole range of modern equipment and medical products, the latest technology and scientific and industrial developments, the latest world and national achievements in all areas of health.