The Greek Council of Medical Tourism ELITOUR participated in the first global medical tourism conference “Globalization of Medicine tourism “, which took place on February 25-27, 2017 in Amman, Jordan, organized by “Global Healthcare Travel Council”, and the Association of Private Clinics of Jordan, under the auspices of King Abdullah II ibn Al Ηussein.
The Greek Council of Medical Tourism ELITOUR is a Non Government Organization whose primary purpose is the promotion of Health Tourism in Greece and cooperation with counterparts abroad.
It was founded by the largest private healthcare providers in Greece, creating a cluster of reliable and modern health facilities and companies in various industries such as aviation, insurance, travel agencies, facilitators, hotels, advertising, business consultants and certification companies covering the entire range of medical tourism in Greece.
In Amman ELITOUR represented IASO Group, Group Euromedica, Eurodentica and Gamma Air Medical.
The conference was attended by 44 speakers from 16 countries, such as Germany, England, Italy, Turkey, Canada, Saudi Arabia etc. The Opening Ceremony was attended by over 650 participant,s including Dr. Hani Mulki, Prime Minister of Jordan, HRH Princess Ghida Talal, HRH Princess Dina Mired, Mrs Lina Annab, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities of Jordan, Inc. Dr. Mahmoud Al-Sheyyab, Jordanian Minister of Health as well as many ministers, ambassadors and members of Parliament.