IMTJ Academic Conference 2016


Taking place in Madrid in May, the inaugural IMTJ Academic Conference on Medical Travel and Cross Border Healthcare provides a rare opportunity for academics and researchers from around the globe to share their knowledge and research into this developing sector.

This two-day academic conference aims to bring together scholars from leading academic and research institutions in order to critically examine and discuss existing and emerging national, sub-national, transnational and cross-sectoral strategies within the medical travel sector.

What’s on the agenda?

The IMTJ Academic Conference 2016 will offer valuable insight and knowledge into the medical tourism sector, its developments and strategies. Over a period of two days, respected academics and researchers from around the world will host six sessions covering the hot topics of the medical tourism sector.  Sessions include:

View session abstracts

The venue

IMTJ 2016 will take place in May 2016 at the Hotel Melia Avenida America in Madrid. Located just a few minutes from Madrid Barajas International Airport the hotel has excellent access to and from any part of the City. Completely renovated in 2011, the hotel offers spacious, elegant and recently refurbished rooms, fine dining with the best Mediterranean and international dishes, a spa, a full wellness centre, gym, a magnificent terrace, and a spectacular Convention Centre where the summit will take place.

Contact information

  • Event: IMTJ Academic Conference 2016
  • Event Date : 24/05/2016 to 26/05/2016
  • Venue: Meliá Avenida América, Calle de Juan Ignacio Luca de Tena, 36, Madrid 28027, Spain
  • Event director: Sarah Ward
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Tel: +44 (0)1442 817817
  • Event website:



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