Programme

4 May 2018 - Friday

09:30 - 10:45
Opening Speeches

Enginer BİRDAL
Chairman of The Board
Özer KAYALI
Mayor of Kuşadası
Muammer AKSOY
District Governor of Kuşadası
Prof. Dr. Cavit BİRCAN
Rector of Adnan Menderes University
Yavuz Selim KÖŞGER
Governor of Aydın
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Elif GÜLER KAZANCI
Deputy Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health
Prof. Dr. Necdet ÜNÜVAR
Chairman of the Committee on Health, Family, Social Affairs and Labor of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey
Ahmet DEMİRCAN
Minister of Health
Nihat ZEYBEKÇİ
Minister of Economy
Prof. Dr. Numan KURTULMUŞ
Minister of Culture and Tourism
 

HALL 1

HALL 2

HALL 3

11:00
12:45
SESSION I
 
 
QUALITY AND ACCREDITATION IN HEALTH TOURISM
 
 
Moderator
  
Prof. Dr. Figen ÇİZMECİ ŞENEL– Turkish Health Care Quality and Accreditation Institute President  
Speakers
  
“Effective Model of Quality Assessment & Improvement to Increase Health Tourism for your Organisation”  
Prof. Dr. Mahmood ADIL  
NHS National Services Scotland- Medical Director (Scotland)  
“The Impact of Quality and Accreditation in Health Tourism”  
Prof. Dr. Bhupendra Kumar RANA  
Quality & Accreditation Institute- Founding CEO  (India)  
“The Impact of Cooperation between University and Ministry of Health Hospitals for Accreditation on Health Tourism”  
Prof. Dr. Aysun BAY KARABULUT  
Dean of  Yıldırım Beyazıt University Health Sciences Faculty  
“How Can Hospital Accreditation Promote Medical Tourism?”  
Edward CHAPPY  
HRH 2030 – Project Director (Jordan)  
“Accreditation Activities in Health Tourism of Turkey”  
 Prof. Dr. Ahmet ÇARHAN  
Health Institutes of Turkey- Vice President  
12:45
14:00

  LUNCH

14:00
15:15
SESSION II
PRESENTATIONS  I
PRESENTATIONS II
LEADING COUNTRIES AND HEALTH INDICATORS IN HEALTH TOURISM
 MARKETING, IMAGE, BRANDING
SPECIAL GROUPS AND SPECIAL TOPICS IN HEALTH TOURISM
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Mustafa SOLAK– Rector of Afyon Kocatepe UniversityProf. Dr. İsmail BİRCAN – Atılım University Department of Political Science and Public AdministrationProf. Dr. Mehveş TARIM –  Marmara University Chair of Healthcare Management Department
Speakers
“Formulation of Welness Tourism Marketing Strategies: Suggestion of a New Model”“War and Health Tourism: Data of Kayseri Province”
“China-Turkey Health Tourism Industry Collaboration and Development”Özge DEVRAVUTKadriye BIYIKLI, Ramazan TAŞKIN, Ahmet CEYLAN, Rabiye Özlem ULUTABANCA, Ali Ramazan BENLİ
Dr. Jia Xiao FangAdnan Menderes UniversityKayseri Province Directorate of Health
China International Health and Medical Tourism Association – President(China)‘Regional Image, Brand Awareness and Measurement of Revisiting Intentions: Sivas Balikli Thermal Spring as a Model”“An Example of Sharings about Health on Facebook Blogs; Parents with Children Suffering from Cancer”
“The Application Of The Directive 2011/24/EU On Patients’ Rights In Cross-BorderHealthcare”Doç. Dr. Hatice ULUSOY, Araş. Gör. Nurperihan TOSUN, Yrd. Doç. Dr. Ümit NALDÖKEN, Büşra AKKUMCanan Sümeyra GÜN, Selmin ŞENOL
Ilara GIANNICOCumhuriyet University Healthcare ManagementEge University Enstitute of Healthcare
European Private Hospitals Association- General Secretary (Belgium)“Impact of Urban Image on the Image of Destination in Health Tourism: Province of Sivas as a Model”“Health Tourism between Azerbaijani and Turkey”
“Evaluation of Health Indicatiors of Leading Countries in Health Tourism”Yrd. Doç. Dr. Derya Fatma BİÇER, Araş. Gör. Nurperihan TOSUN, Burak SAYAR, Doç. Dr. Erkan SAĞLIKDoç. Dr. Ramiz ASKEROĞLU ALİYEV, Vafa PAŞAYEVA, Fatıh KARGI,  Narmina GULOMAVA, Galib TOĞRUL, Hüseyn BÜYÜKFIRAT,Prof. Dr. Yaşar ÖZCAN
Prof. Dr. Yaşar ÖZCANCumhuriyet UniversityAssociation of Businessmen and Industrialists ofTurkish-Azeryabaijan Turkish-American Medical Center
Virginia Commonwealth University Office of International Education- Interim Executive Director (USA)“The Place Of City Hospitals in Health Tourısm Within The Sharing Economy And Branding Concept” 
“Your Road-Map To Do Successful Business With Ukraine And CIS. Doing Business Together”Metin BADAR, Doç.Dr.Ahmet ÇELEBİ, Hasan TANDOĞAN 
Violetta LANYSHEVSKAMersin University, Institute of Social Sciences 
Ukraine Medical Tourism Association Director (Ukraine)Sakarya University Faculty of Engineering Department Of Environmental Engineering 
 

COFFEE BREAK (15.15-15.30)

15.30
17.00
SESSION III
SESSION IV
PRESENTATIONS III
OPINIONS OF SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR THE FUTURE AND SUSTAINABILITY OF HEALTH TOURISM
OPINIONS OF SERVICE PROVIDERS FOR THE FUTURE AND SUSTAINABILITY OF HEALTH TOURISM
ECONOMIC DIMENSION IN HEALTH TOURISM
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Dilaver TENGİLİMOĞLU – Atılım University Director of Social Sciences InstituteProf. Dr. Alper CİHAN – T.C. Ministry of Health, Health Services ManagerProf. Dr. Levent B. KIDAK –  İzmir Katip Çelebi University Chair of Healthcare Management Department
Speakers
Speakers
“Evaluation of Health Tourism in Turkey”
Prof. Dr. Metin ÇAKMAKÇIDoç. Dr. Bahadır EGEÖğr. Gör. Dr. Burak ÇETİN, Dr. Cihat Erce İŞBAŞAR
Member of Board Anadolu Health GroupKoru Hospital Medical DirectorGazi University
Uzm. Baki MURATOĞLUUzm. Dr. Ahmet Feyzi İNCEÖZ‘Multiplier Effect of Technology in Health Tourism’
Erciyes University Hospital19./20. Tokat Member of ParliamentVeysi İŞLER
OĞUZ ENGİZMustafa TEMİZHasan Kalyoncu University
Chairman of Ankara Health Institution AssociationClinic Center Founder“An Effective Instrument for the Success of Medical Tourism in Turkey: TUSKA Accreditation”
Meri İSTİROTİİdris SARIAYDINUz. Demet GÖKMEN KAVAK, Prof.Dr. Afsun Ezel ESATOĞLU
Liv Hospital Group CoordinatorAcıbadem Health GroupTurkish Health Care Quality and Accreditation Institute
  Dr. Cengiz GÜL 
  Member of OHSAD (Private Hospital and Health Facilities Association) 
17.00
18.00
PRESENTATIONS IV
PRESENTATIONS V
PRESENTATIONS VI
REGIONAL HEALTH TOURISM
TECHONOLOGY, EDUCATION AND MOTIVATION
EDUCATION
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Ömer GİDER-Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University Department of Healthcare ManagementProf. Dr. İsmet ŞAHİN – Hacettepe University Depatment of Healthcare ManagementDoç. Dr. Sedat BOSTAN – Gumushane University Department of Healthcare Management
“Efforts Aimed at Developing Health Tourism in Southeastern Anatolia Region”“Innovation-based Sustainable Policies and Strategises for the Development of Health Tourism in Turkey”“Analyzing Articles Published on Health Tourism between 2014-2017”
Öğr. Üy. Dr. Rojan GÜMÜŞProf. Dr. İsmail BİRCANPınar ÖZDEMİR DENİZ, Emine Didem EVCİ KİRAZ
Dicle UniversityAtılım UniversityAdnan Menderes University
“Opinions of Hospital Managers on Development of Health Tourism in Sanliurfa”“Analyzing Scientific Publications in the Field of Medical Tourism by Data Mining”“Health Tourism Education: Practices in Turkey and in the World”
Öğr. Gör. Dr.Hüseyin ERİŞ, Emine GERÇEKYrd. Doç. Dr. Pınar YALÇIN BALÇIK, Araş. Gör. Hüseyin DEMİRDoç. Dr. Hatice ULUSOY, Arş. Gör. Nurperihan TOSUN, Büşra AKKUM
Harran University, Gaziantep Local Health AuthorityHacettepe UniversityCumhuriyet University
“A Suggested Model for Development of Health Tourism in Pamukkale: Suggestion of Pamukkale Health Tourism Free Zone”“The Place of Health Technology in Health Tourism”“Examination of Health Tourism Education in Turkey”
Uz. Fzt. Müşerref SEDEFProf. Dr. Levent B. KIDAK, Arş. Gör. İpek CAMUZ BERBER, Ayşegül DOĞAN EREN, Muhammed BEŞERBayram GÖKTAŞ, Mustafa Çetin GÜLEÇYÜZ, Serkan YILMAZ,  Ali Cenk YORULMAZ
Dumlupınar UniversityIzmir Katip Celebi UniversityAnkara University
 “Analyzing Web of Science Based Publications in Turkey within the context of Health Tourism”“Evaluation of the Impact of Face-to-Face Training Offered for the Personnel in charge of Health Tourism Patient Registries within the context of In-Service Training on Knowledge Level of the Personnel regarding Health Tourism: Pre-Test – Final Test”
 Hatice ULUSOY, Sinem SARIÇOBAN, Gizem KETREZKadriye BIYIKLI, Ramazan TAŞKIN, Ahmet CEYLAN, Rabiye Özlem ULUTABANCA, Ali Ramazan BENLİ
 Cumhuriyet UniversityKayseri Province Directorate of Health

 

05 MAY 2018

09.30
10.45

HALL 1

HALL 2

HALL 3

SESSION V
SESSION VI
PRESENTATIONS VII
ETHICAL AND LEGAL DIMENSION OF HEALTH TOURISM
HEALTH TOURISM AND RELATED PROBLEMS FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF TOURISM PROFESSIONALS
INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL TOURISM
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Ayfer UYANIK– MEF University Chair of Department of Private LawProf. Dr. İbrahim BİRKAN– Atılım University Faculty of Business AdministrationProf. Dr. Yusuf ÇELİK-Hacettepe University Department of Healthcare Management
Speakers
Speakers
“Evaluation of Digital Marketing Activities of Thermal Facilities and Accreditated Hospitals within the context of Health Tourism”
“Preparation of Contracts Concluded within the context of Health Tourism and Settlement of Disputes”Prof. Dr. Muharrem TUNAProf. Dr. Dilaver TENGİLİMOĞLU, Öğr. Gör. Dr. Alper GÜZEL, Cansu AYKAN, Emre TENGİLİMOĞLU, Arş. Gör. Elif BODUROĞLU
Prof. Dr. Ayfer UYANIKGazi University- Tourism Academician Association ChairpersonAtılım University, Gazi University, Ankara University
MEF UniversityOya NARİN“ICT Ecosystem and Community platform as SaaS for International Health Providers in the field of Medical Tourism / International Health”
“Interpretation of Patient Rights Statute in terms of International Patients”The Turkish Tourism Investors Association ChairpersonMohammed Yassin BLAL
Prof. Dr. Afsun Ezel ESATOĞLUHasan ERDEMVidecorde GmbH (Switzerland) & Caresocius
Ankara UniversityVice President of Association of Turkish Travel Agencies“The development of Medical Tourism in Turkey and Kazakhstan: Comparative Analysis ”
“Legal Responsibiliry of Administration in Health Tourism”Mehmet İŞLERAltyn ARINGAZINA, Yermek MENDYBAYEV
Av. Erkin GÖÇMENPresident of Aegean Tourist Association of Companies and AccommodationKazakhstan School of Public Health, Medical University
Member of Health Tourism Association of Turkey “Analyzing Web of Science Based Publications Worldwide  within the context of Health Tourism between 2013-2017”
“Health Tourism and Ethics” Doç. Dr. Hatice ULUSOY, Sinem SARIÇOBAN, Gizem KETREZ
Prof. Dr. Nesrin ÇOBANOĞLU Cumhuriyet University
Gazi University  
“Penal Law Liability in Health Tourism”  
Prof. Dr. Hakan HAKERİ  
İstanbul Medeniyet University  
10.45
11.00

COFFEE BREAK

11.00
12.30
SESSION VII
SESSION VIII
SESSION IX
NEW MARKETS AND MARKETING STRATEGIES IN HEALTH TOURISM
THERMAL TOURISM WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF HEALTH TOURISM
NGOs and Expectations in Health Tourism
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. İsmail AĞIRBAŞ– Ankara University Department of Healthcare ManagementProf. Dr. Metin DOĞAN-Rector of  Yıldırım Beyazıt UniversityProf. Dr. Haydar SUR-Üsküdar University Chair of Healthcare Management Department
Speakers
Speakers
Speakers
Prof. Dr. Mustafa GÜLMEZAlparslan COŞKUNDr. Bülent CİNEL
Akdeniz UniversityKaya Thermal Hotel DirectorChair of İzmir Health Tourism Association
Ahmet GİRGİNOnur ERİKOĞLUEmin ÇAKMAK
Chairperson of Alanya Health Tourism AssociationChair of Pamukkale Health Tourism AssociationChair of Healthcare Travel Council Founding
Mustafa AKÇAYDr.Ali SEVERDr. Fatih SOMUNCU
Borad Member of ROMOY Health
Chair of Health Tourism Department
Hitit Ayaş Thermal Holiday Camp Physical TherapistChair of Ankara Health Tourism Association
 Yunus GÜRKANDr. Tevfik YAZAN
 Healthcare Travel Council General SecretaryPresident of the Federation of Associations of Health Tourism
 

  LUNCH (12.30-14.00)

14.00
15.15
SESSION X
SESSION XI
SESSION XII
RISK MANAGEMENT AND HUMAN RESOURCES IN HEALTH TOURISM
TOURISM FOR THE OLD AND THE DISABLED WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF HEALTH TOURISM
DEVELOPING HEALTH TOURISM IN AYDIN AND KUSADASI
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Mustafa PAÇ-Türkiye Yüksek İhtisas Hospital DirectorDoç. Dr. Tahsin DALGIÇ – Türkiye Yüksek İhtisas Hospital Gastroenterology SurgeryProf. Dr. Serpil DEMİRAĞ
Adnan Menderes University Dean of Medical Faculty
Speakers
Speakers
Speakers
Prof. Dr. Marcus HOFFMANNDr. Kemal AYDINÖzer KAYALI
Baden-Wuerttemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) Heidenheim-Department of Health Sciences Dean (Germany)President of The World Aging CouncilMayor of Kuşadası
“Medical Travel and Risk Adjustment”Necdet  ÖZTÜRKSeyfi BOZÇELİK
Prof. Dr. Mustafa Z. YOUNISVice President of World Disability FoundationAydın Provincial Directorate of Family and Social Policies Director
Jackson State University School of Public Health (USA)Doç. Dr. Zuhal KUNDURACILARDr. Fevzi YAVUZYILMAZ
“Impacts and Benefits of Health Tourism for Solving Health Problems of Turkish Society Residing in Europe”Member of Geriatric Physiotherapists AssociationAydın Provincial Director of Health
Dt. Dr. Serdar BEKLENRıza DENİZMurat YILMAZ
Chair of Turkish-Australian Health Tourism Association(Austria)President Foundation of MoraalAydın Provincial Director of Culture and Tourism
 Ercan TUTALHakan ÜLGEN
 Alternative Life Association- AYDER Dreams AcademyAydın President of Chamber of Commerce and Industry
 

COFFEE BREAK (15:15-15:30)

15.30
16.45
SESSION XIII
PRESENTATIONS VIII
PRESENTATIONS IX
HEALTH DIPLOMACY
TOURISM FOR THE ELDERLY PEOPLE AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES AND CHRONICAL DISEASES
PLANNING AND DEVELOPING HEALTH TOURISM
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator
Prof. Dr. Melih BULUT – Member of Scientific Committee Enstitute of Health SciencesProf. Dr. Hülya HARUTOĞLU – Member of YÖDAKProf. Dr. Nilgün SARP – Üsküdar University
Speakers
“Developing Health Care Tourism for the Elderly People and Persons with Disabilities in Turkey: Activities of Ministry of Health and Social Policies, Directorate General for PWDS and Elderly Services”“Adaptation of Planning, Estimation and Supply Model Based on Cooperation to Medical Tourism Supply Chains”
Metin GÜRSANUzm. Fzt. Duygu KIRGIN TOPRAK, Uzm. SHU. Bülent KARAKUŞSaliha KARADAYI USTA , Şeyda SERDAR ASAN
Advisor to the President of the Caucasus Universities AssociationMinistry of Family and Social Policiesİstanbul Teknik University
Öğr. Gör. Tümay MERCAN“Glossary for Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation of the Elderly People and People with Disabilities within the context of Health Tourism”“Medical Tourism in Turkey: Opportunities and Threats”
Chair of Kocaeli Health Tourism AssociationUzm. Fzt. Reyhan ÖZGÖBEK, Uzm. Fzt. Duygu KIRGIN TOPRAKBuket YILMAZ
Rıfat SAİTMinistry of Family and Social PoliciesYıldız Teknik University
İzmir Member of Parliament“Profile of Medical Tourists from Abroad in Kangal Balikli Hot Springs: 3-year Follow-up Study”“For Being Healthy”
Alim TUNÇDoç. Dr. Hatice ULUSOY, Araş. Gör. Nurperihan TOSUN, Büşra AKKUMProf. Dr. İbrahim USLU
Uşak Member of ParliamentCumhuriyet UniversityGazi University
16.45
18.00
SESSION XIV
PRESENTATIONS X
PRESENTATIONS XI
PUBLIC POLICIES IN HEALTH TOURISM
OPINIONS OF SERVICE USERS AND CONSUMERS ON HEALTH TOURISM
POLICY AND EVALUATION
Moderator
Moderator
Moderator

Prof. Dr. Cevdet ERDÖL – Rector of University of Health Sciences

Prof. Dr. Cesim DEMİR – Hasan Kalyoncu University Department of Business Administration

Doç. Dr. Oğuz IŞIK – Hacettepe University Department of Health Management

Speakers
“Qualitative Evaluation in terms of Health Tourism Service Users: Istanbul as a Model”“Medical Tourism Competencies and Policies Along With Health Competencies and Awareness of The Institutions and Employees”
Ufuk DİRİÖzlem ESKİL ÇİÇEK, Canan AKSOYDoç. Dr. Sedat BOSTAN, Doç. Dr. Bilal YALÇIN, Servet UYSAL
Health Tourism General Officeİstanbul Provincial of HealthGümüşhane University
Gülara ALKAÇIR“Conducting a Survey for Determining Satisfaction of Patients Applying to Erciyes University Health Practice and Research Center for Health Tourism Service”“Quantitative Evaluation of International Health Tourism Demand: Turkey as a Model”
Ministry of Culture and TourismTülin FİLİK, Demet ÜNALAN, Fatih KOÇ, Ahmet ELSER, Özcan ÖZYURT, Kudret DOĞRUMehmet ÖZCAN, Yunus Emre ÖZTÜRK
Alperen KAÇARErciyes UniversityKaramanoğlu Mehmetbey University
Ministry of Economy“Opinions of NGO Directors in Germany on Lives of Turkish People in Germany”“Place and Importance of Hyperbaric Medicine Practices in Health Tourism”
Dr. Dursun AYDINSabahatttin TEKİNGÜNDÜZ, Mualla YILMAZ, Hilal ALTUNDALSelin Gamze Sümen, Bengüsu Mirasoğlu, Akın Savaş Toklu, Şamil Aktaş
International Patient Services AssociationMersin UniversitySağlık Bilimleri University
Doç. Dr. Haluk ÖZSARI  
Secretary General of University Hospitals Association