6th Crikvenica International Health Tourism (CIHT) Conference


6th Crikvenica International Health Tourism (CIHT) Conference will take place on the 8th and 9th November 2018 at Hotel Omorika on Croatia’s Crikvenica Riviera.

Organised by the Tourist Board of Crikvenica, Thalassotherapia Crikvenica and Kvarner Health Tourism Cluster, the two-day conference brings together local and overseas lecturers and delegates from the fields of medicine, tourism and economy to discuss the latest trends in medical tourism.

This year’s CIHT Conference will be presented in conjunction with the Faculty of Tourism and Hospitality Management, Opatija, University of Rijeka and will include, for the first time, an academic section. Lecturers will be held on the first day of the conference, with visits to the health institutions of the Kvarner region being organised for the second day.

Thanks to a favourable climate, reputable health institutions and natural healing resources, Croatia has a long tradition in health tourism. CIHT Conference helps to translate current theoretical knowledge and trends into practice and highlights the strategic importance and importance of medical tourism development in Croatia.

CIHT Conference is attended by over 150 national and overseas medical tourism experts.

Conference highlights

  • 2 days
  • Academic section
  • 2 workshops
  • Visit to clinics
  • More than 18 international speakers
  • Beautiful destination

Academic session

CIHT 2018 offers a unique opportunity for researchers in the field of health tourism to share their ideas and latest research. The Organising Committee invites scientists and researchers to submit papers on the following topics:

  • Health tourism – the global approach and EU experiences
  • Health tourism in Croatia – strategic goals and achievement in the practice
  • Health tourism in the destination
  • Health tourism trends and tourism market opportunities
  • Investigation of best practice examples


Preferential prices apply to bookings received before 31st July.

Event details

Event: 6th CIHT Conference

Date: 08/11/2018 to 09/11/2018

Venue: Hotel Omorika, Crikvenica, Croatia

Email: [email protected]

Website: www.ciht.com.hr



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