Medical Korea 2010

TITLE Medical Korea 2010
Global Healthcare & Medical Tourism Conference
DATE April 13-15, 2010
VENUE COEX Convention Center, Seoul, Korea
HOST Ministry of Health and Welfare
Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism
ORGANIZER Korea Health Industry Development Institute(KHIDI)
Korea Tourism Organization(KTO)
Medical Tourism Association(MTA)
LANGUAGE English, Korean
PROGRAM Conference, Workshop, Exhibition, Business meeting, Hospital tour
 
 

Program at a Glance



 
 

April 14, 2010

(Tentative Agenda)
Time Topic Speaker Position
Session 1. Opening Ceremony
09:00-09:45 Opening Ceremony Bupwan Kim President, KHIDI
Jaehee Jeon Minister, Ministry for Health Welfare and Family Affairs
Charm Lee President, KTO
Renee Stephano President, MTA
09:45-10:15 Key Note :
Trend of Globalization of Healthcare
David Morgan Economist, OECD
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break    
Session 2. Worldwide Development in Global Healthcare Industry
10:30-11:00 Korean Healthcare Global Project Jennifer Son Marketing Manager, KHIDI
11:00-12:15 Case Studies :
Global Healthcare Development in the World
Prem Jagyasi Managing Director & CEO, ExHealth
Alon Shlesinger Embassy of Israel
Judy Lim Director, MOH Holdings Pte Ltd.
Michael Moreton Bangkok Hospital
12:15-13:30 Networking Luncheon    
Session 3. Critical Issues in Medical Tourism
13:30-14:15 International Accreditation on Hospital Jin-A Kim Senior Researcher. KHIDI
Marcelle McPhaden Accreditation Canada International
14:15-14:45 Legal Issues in Medical Tourism Scott Edelstein Partner, Squire, Sanders and Dempsey L.L.P.
14:45-15:15 Aftercare and the Continuation of Care to Traveling Patients Jean Forbes Director of Support, Homewatch CareGivers
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break    
Session 4. Medical Tourism & Insurance
15:30-16:00 The Integration of Medical Tourism into Health Insurance Plans Ori Karev Chief Executive Officer, United Health International
16:00-16:45 Providing Health Coverage to Expatriates for Multinational Employers Jeff Carter CEO, Patients Without Borders
Tom O’Hara CEO, Surgical Trip
16:45-17:55 Integrating International Healthcare Options within Domestic Health Insurance Plans and Policies: Giving an Insured The Option to Go Global for their Healthcare. Bahaeddin Taqash Regional Development Manager Green Crecent Insurance Company PJSC
David Cheek Vice President of Sales, Pan-American Benefits Solutions, Inc.
Donald McCully Vice President Sales, Roundstone
17:55-18:00 Closing Youngho Lee Director, KHIDI
 
 

April 15, 2010

(Tentative Agenda)
Time Topic Speaker Position
08:40-09:00 Coffee Break    
Session 1. Opening & Special Speech
09:00-09:10 Introduction Kyungwon Jang Director General, KHIDI
09:10-09:40 Special Speech Abdullah Abulaziz M. Al Rabeeah Minister, Health Ministry of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Session 2. Key Note
09:40-10:10 Key Note 1.
US Healthcare Reform and its Effect On Media Tourism
Jonathan Edelheit MTA
10:10-10:40 Key Note 2.
Tele-Medicine & Medical Tourism(Ubiquitous Health)
Scott Simmons Director, Telehealth
10:40-10:55 Coffee Break    
Session 3. Expanding Medical Tourism Market
10:55-11:40 On-line Business Opportunity in Medical Tourism Patrick Lee Head of Agency, Google Korea
Sara Kim CEO,SK Management Consulting & President,Medical Tours Korea, Co.
11:40-12:40 Wellness Tourism & Alternative Medicine Hyungtaek Hugh Lim Deputy Director, KTO
Lee Woon Hoe ASST. Vice President
Banyan Tree Spa Operations
Hyung-Lae Lee Chairman, Kyunghee University International Medical Service(KUIMS)
12:40-14:00 Networking Luncheon    
Session 4. Infrastructure Development and Investment for Global Healthcare
14:00-15:15 Establishing Successful Medical Cities and Complex Rosanna Moreno CEO, RGM Global
Robert Gerl Director, German Healthcare Consulting
Sang Gil Lee Director General, Daegu City
15:15-15:45 Investment in Hospital Management and Hospital Affiliation Programs Rick Van Pelt Director, Partners Harvard Medical International
15:45-16:00 Coffee Break    
16:00-16:45 Partnerships and Opportunities between the Middle East and Asia : Understanding the Middle Eastern Patient and Health Insurance Prem Jagyasi Managing Director & CEO, ExHealth
Laila Al Jassmi CEO, Dubai Health Authority
16:45-17:15 Public Private Partnerships and Hospital Development in Asia Todd Fitz Director, HOK
17:15-17:45 Sustainability and Social Responsibility in Healthcare Development & Design
: Global Implications of the Growth of Medical Tourism Programs
Cagri Kanver Senior Consultant, HOK
17:45-18:00 Closing Kyungwon Jang Director General, KHIDI
18:00-20:00 Gala Dinner    


 
 

Workshop

Renee-Marie Stephano
President, Medical Tourism Association (MTA)
Bernard Park
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (President of KAMA)
Chul Soo Hyun
Cornell Medical College (2011 President Elect of KAMA)
Duhie Han
Director, Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI)
Richard Jun
Partner, Lee Tran & Liang and Chief Legal Officer of Medical Tours Korea
David Vequist
Director,Founder,University of the Incarnate Word
Brian Bongsik Woo
CEO,Docs Medical Korea Co.,Ltd.

James McCormick
CEO of Premiere Medical Travel Consulting
Alex Piper
President, One World Global Healthcare Solutions
Rosanna Moreno
Executive Director, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Hwang Lee(James Lee)
Wooridul Spine Hospital

Brad Cook
Director, Hospital Clinica Biblica

Tom O'hara
CEO,Surgical Trip LLC

Ves Gitchev
Executive Director, Worldwide Medical Partners, LLC
JP Bos
CEO, The Wellness Travel Company
 
 
 

Conference

Renee-Marie Stephano
President, Medical Tourism Association (MTA)
David Morgan
Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD)
Jennifer Son
Marketing Manager, Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI)
Prem Jagyasi
CEO of ExHealth

Alon Shlesinger
Present Title First Secretary for Economy, Commercial Attach
Judy Lim
Ministry of Health Holdings, Singapore
Michael Moreton
Bangkok Hospital
  Jin-A Kim
Senior Researcher, Korea Health Industry Development Institute (KHIDI)
Marcelle McPhaden
Accreditation Canada International
Scott Edelstein
Partner, Squire, Sanders and Dempsey L.L.P.
Jeff Carter
CEO, Patients Without Borders

Jean Forbes
Director of Support, Homewatch CareGivers
Tom O'hara
CEO,Surgical Trip LLC

Ori Karev
Chief Executive Officer, United Health International
Baha Takash
Regional Development Manager Green Crecent Insurance Company PJSC
David Cheek
Vice President, Pan American Life Insurance Group
  Donald McCully
Vice President Sales, Roundstone
  Abdullah Abulaziz M. Al Rabeeah
Minister, Health Ministry of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Scott Simmons
Director of TeleHealth, University of Miami
  Patrick Lee
Head of Agency, Google Korea

Sara Kim
CEO,SK Management Consulting & President,Medical Tours Korea, Co.
  Hyungtaek Hugh Lim
Deputy Director, KTO

  David Seet
Banyatree, Thailand

Hyung-Lae Lee
East West Neo Medical Center, Kyung-Hee University
Rosanna Moreno
Executive Director, Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Robert Gerl
Director, German Healthcare Consulting
Sang Gil Lee
Director General, Daegu City

Rick Van Pelt
Director, Partners Harvard Medical International
Laila Al Jassmi
CEO, Dubai Health Authority

Todd Fitz
Director, HOK

Cagri Kanver
Senior Consultant, HOK