Day 1
2021-06-09
Day 2
2021-06-10
17:30 - 19:30
Welcome cocktail, acknowledgements and launch of the Third edition of the Dominican Republic Health and Wellness Destination Guide
07:00 - 08:00
Registration
08:00 - 08:10
Welcome
Lic. Dashira Martínez
Master of ceremony
08:10 - 09:10
Panel: Lessons learned from the international accreditation process and Covid-19 safety standards
Panel: Lessons learned from the international accreditation process and Covid-19 safety standards image
Dr. Alejandro Cambiaso (Moderator)
President Dominican Health Tourism Association (ADTS)
Dr. Arnaldo Espaillat
Medical Director Instituto Espaillat Cabral
Dr. José Natalio Redondo
President Board of Directors Grupo Rescue
Dr. Héctor Sánchez Navarro
Chief Executive Officer Meta Integra HOMS
09:10 - 10:10
Panel: Contribution of the Health and Wellness Tourism to the recognition of the Dominican Republic´s country brand (MARCA PAÍS)
Panel: Contribution of the Health and Wellness Tourism to the recognition of the Dominican Republic´s country brand (MARCA PAÍS) image
Mrs. Amelia Reyes Mora
President AF Comunicación Estratégica
Panel: Contribution of the Health and Wellness Tourism to the recognition of the Dominican Republic´s country brand (MARCA PAÍS) image
Ms. Biviana Riveiro
Executive Director Pro-Dominicana
Panel: Contribution of the Health and Wellness Tourism to the recognition of the Dominican Republic´s country brand (MARCA PAÍS) image
Ms. Tammy Reynoso
Tourism Promoter Advisor Ministerio de Turismo (MITUR)
Panel: Contribution of the Health and Wellness Tourism to the recognition of the Dominican Republic´s country brand (MARCA PAÍS) image
Mr. Rafael Blanco Canto
Private Sector Representative Marca País
Advisor to the Ministry of Tourism
Mr. Massimo Manzi
Executive Director Costa Rica´s Health Chamber
10:10 - 10:40
Panel: Health Passport and Role of Covid-19 Vaccine on the Relaunch of Tourism and of the Economy
Dr. José Brea (Moderator)
President Dominican Society of Vaccinology
Panel: Health Passport and Role of Covid-19 Vaccine on the Relaunch of Tourism and of the Economy image
Dr. Rita Rojas
President Dominican Society of Infectology
Dr. Javier Morales
Medical Director Best Option Healthcare PR, Inc.
10:40 - 11:05
Challenges of innovation and digital transformation in healthcare
Fedor Vidal
Chief Executive Officer Atrium Health
11:05 - 11:30
COFFEE BREAK / NETWORKING
11:30 - 12:15
Key factors tied to a satisfactory experience of the patient
Dr. José Rafael Yunén (Moderator)
Mrs. Elizabeth Ziemba
President Medical Tourism Training
Karen Timmons
Mr. Herly Valenzuela
General Director Ureña Valenzuela & Asociados
12:15 - 12:55
Medical tourism in a pandemic world
Medical tourism in a pandemic world image
Dr. David G. Vequist, Ph.D.
Founder and Director Center for Medical Tourism Research (CMTR)
Vice President Healthcare Standard Institute (HIS)
12:55 - 13:55
LUNCH BREAK / NETWORKING
13:55 - 14:50
Panel: Plastic Surgeries, Dentistry, Orthopedics and Robotics – Markets that have great export potential of healthcare services
Panel: Plastic Surgeries, Dentistry, Orthopedics and Robotics – Markets that have great export potential of healthcare services image
Dr. Luis Alcántara Abreu (Moderador)
CEO Surgical Net
Dr. Rubén Carrasco
Sociedad Dominicana de Cirugía Plástica Reconstructiva y Estética
President Colegio Dominicano de Odontólogos
President Colegio Dominicano de Odontólogos
Dr. David Samadi
Director Men´s Health and Urologic Oncology, St. Francis Hospital
14:50 - 15:50
Panel: Public-Private Alliances of the health and tourism sectors
Mr. Sigmund Freund
Executive Director Alianzas Públicas-Privadas (APP)
Mr. Rafael Blanco Tejera
President Asonahores
Dr. Eddy Pérez Then
Advisor Ministry of Health
Panel: Public-Private Alliances of the health and tourism sectors image
Mr. Joel Santos
Tourism Advisor to the President of the Dominican Republic
15:50 - 16:20
COFFEE BREAK / NETWORKING
16:20 - 17:20
Panel: Regulatory Framework for Health Tourism – Challenges and Opportunities
Mr. Leonel Melo
President Object Management Group (OMG)
Mr. Servio Tulio Castaños Guzmán
Executive Vice President Fundación Institucionalizacióny Justicia (FINJUS)
Mrs. Maite Del Toro
Legal Director Asociación Dominicana de Turismo de Salud (ADTS)
Mr. Enrique De Marchena Kaluche
Managing Partner DMK Abogados
Mr. Gilberto Objío
Chief Executive Officer Medical Law
17:20 - 17:50
Reactivation strategies of the tourism sector
Reactivation strategies of the tourism sector image
Mr. David Collado Morales
Minister of Tourism
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