Hyderabad: The third edition of ‘International India Medical Tourism Congress’ will be held here from September 3.
Supported by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture and Telangana Government, the two-day event will see participation from representatives of over 50 countries, including CIS countries, the Middle East, African countries, besides the representatives of the Ministry of Tourism and Health and Ayush departments, Chamber of Commerce, International Associations, Academicians as well as Healthcare Professionals, a release stated.
The primary aim and objective of the International India Medical Tourism Congress, popularly known as IIMTC, is to make India the preferred global Medical Tourism hub and support the medical tourism stake-holders primarily in India, it said.
According to HN Garg, Chairman, IIMTC, “The third edition of IIMTC at Hyderabad will be a step forward in the reorganisation of the medical tourism industry and will throw up innumerable opportunities to service providers and is pegged to be a major stake holder in this niche industry segment”.
The IIMTC 2016 will pave the way for the Indian facilities to tap the larger sector of the worldwide medical tourism industry, he added.