2019 EVENTS WITH FEMTEC PARTECIPATION (more information available HERE)
GDPR 1 anno dopo: luci e ombre - Privacy, Cyber security e Protezione dei Dati Medici - 21 Februay (see more)
NeuroInformatica - Cognizione e Movimento - Umbertide (Perugia), 15 March (see more)
Balneology - Potential and Benefits for Human Health in an European Context - Ispra - April 11, 2109 (see more)
7th International Conference on Pharmacology and Ethnofarmacology - Amsterdam 27-29 March 2019
History of psychiatry and other behavioral sciences - Monsummano Terme (Italy), 26-27 April (see more)
FIM 2019 - Fisica a Informatica in Medicina - Milano 10-11 May (see more)
International Congress of Osteopaty - Moscow 14-16 June 2019 (see more)
ISMH Congress, Wieliczka (Poland) 13-16 June 2019
International Meeting on Balneology and Rehabilitation - Astana (Kazakhistan), 20-21 September (see more)
72nd FEMTEC Annual Congress - Halkidiki (Greece), 16-20 October
72nd Annual Congress of FEMTEC THALASSA, THALASSA
Thalassotherapy and Balneology:
a strategic alliance for the health
care and economical development
In the period 16-20 October 2019 the72nd Annual Congress of FEMTEC
will take place in Greece at theMiraggio Thermal Spa Resort
- Halkidiki.See the event site
HEAVY MOURNING IN THE WORLD FAMILY OF BALNEOLOGY
It is with great sorrow that we inform that CNETh and ESPA President Thierry DUBOIS's spouse , BRIGITTE DUBOIS, passed away on Friday 12th April, after the reactivation and evolution of a long-term illness.
Mrs Brigitte Dubois was, as spouse of the President Dubois, an active participant to the all initiatives promoted by FEMTEC. All the Board of Directors and the Great Family of FEMTEC remember her as "aimable, intelligent dame". We express heartfell sympaty to Thierry and his family.
Attached a short biography (in French) of Brigitte Dubois
Thermalism - Potentiality and benefits for human health in the European context
In the first half of 2019, the presidency of the Council of the European Union belongs to Romania and the Joint Research Center (JRC) of Ispra, organizes activities to promote the traditional and historical-cultural values of Romania.
In this context, the conference "DISCOVER ROMANIA: Thermalism - Potentiality and benefits for human health in the European context
" was held in Ispra on April 11th 2019 with the support of the Romanian Balneology Association.see more
UN World Health DayWe look at how monitoring air quality
can help with health and wellbeing.
Universal Health Coverage MeetingUnited Nations General Assembly
23 September 2019A new initiative of FEMTEC with UN
for a better healthy life.See more
Balneology - Potential and Benefits for Human Health in an European ContextJoint Research Center - Ispra (Italy) - April 11, 2109
This Conference is related to the Romanian Semester of the Presidency of the EU and is organized by European Commission's Science and Knowledge Service.
Prof Umberto Solimene, President of the World Federation of Hydrotherapy (FEMTEC), is one of the Official Speakers.See more
The World Water Day in MoscowMarch 22nd, 2019
The World Water Day will be celebrated in Moscow with an unique event. Main topic: Balneology and Health
FEMTEC will participate in this important initiative, in collaboration with the National Center of Balneology of the Russian Ministry of Health.
Other important dates related to the water are April 21st, the World Thermae Day
, and June 20th, the World Bathing Day
The International ChairA new international initiative by FEMTEC
of Tourism of Health and Wellness
During the launch of the event on "Lifestyles and Wellness" (April 10-12 in Cuba), the International Chair of Tourism of Health and Wellness will be presented and opened.
It is promoted by Femtec in collaboration with local authorities of Ministry of Health, Medical Services of Cuba, Society of Medical Hydrology, Rehabilitation, Termalism and the support of the United Nations Office (UNIDO). It is aimed at training Caribbean and Latin American professionals in the Health Tourism and Medical Wellness sector.see more
The Proceedings of the 71 Congress of FEMTEC (Batumi, Georgia)are published in the Journal of the Kazhak Association of Physical Rehabilitation ( Question of Rehabilitaion and Physical Therapy)
Under the editing by Prof. S. Bulekbayeva, V. President of FEMTEC and President of the Association of Physical Rehabilitation of Kazakstan
, the proceedings of the 71 Congress of FEMTEC (Batumi, October 2018) have been published. Many Experts from more than 20 Countries present their scientific works and plans on the topic Thermae 4.0
International MeetingFebruary 18-19, 2019
Development of Thermal Tourism in Algeria
The Algerian Ministry of Tourism and Handicrafts, organized the International Meeting on the Development of Thermal Tourism in Algiers. This event aims to promote the thermal and wellness tourism in this country.see more
Longevity & Vitality Medical Science: a new FEMTEC Commission
The undoubtedly growing trend of science along this line suggests us to create this new Commission. As we know, from in vitro, to in vivo and some initial pilot clinical work, there is a surge of papers on a daily basis on major indexing database.
Not to mention the explosion of gut microbiota and its wide, and still only partly unfolded, effects on each and every body compartment, i.e. organs and functions.
Francesco Marotta (MD, PhD), expert working in Japan, Dubai, Azeirbajan, with an excellent CV (see here
), has been nominated Coordinator General of this Commission.See more
A new initiative supported by FEMTEC in ZOUHAI-CHINA (December 2018)
ONE BELT ONE ROAD
After 10 years of collision and integration, the exchanges between China and the world become closer. The ''One Belt One Road'' Hot Spring Tourism Industry Cooperation Conference is a professional hot springs platform under the joint action of China Hot Spring Tourism Association, FEMTEC and the West Pacific Office of WTT.See more
3rd Edition of the exhibition8-11 December 2018 at the Manege
GOOD MORNING ITALY
near the Red Square (Center of Moscow)
This event, promoted by the Municipality of Moscow in collaboration with the Italian Agency for Tourism and organized by the Agency Prima Strada, has the mission to foster cultural touristic health and commercial exchanges between Italy and Russia. More the 50 thousand visitors are attended.
Several programs and meeting are planned.
One of the main topic is dedicated to the Italian offer for wellness and spa treatments.
Femtec will partecipate at the Scientific Symposium on Art-Therapy promoted by the Prof. G. Gigineishvili and the connected workshop with many Italian Thermal Spa.
The President Prof. Umberto Solimene will present the Italian spa system.more details here
FEMTEC at the State Medical University "Sechenov"Moscow 29 November 2018
International Forum and Workshops
On November 29th 2018, the Congress Center of First Moscow State Medical University, named after I.M. Sechenov, hosted the II International Medical Investment Forum (MMIF-2018). The Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation traditionally takes part in this event due to the high importance of the health sector for the country economy.
Objectives to increase life quality and expectancy of Russian citizens were stated in the Address of the President of the Russian Federation to the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, fixed in the May decrees of the President.See more
The russian government approved and launched the new strategy (2019-2025) for the National System of BalneologyFEMTEC is one of the Counsellors
The Russian Governement with the special decree dated on the 27 November 2018 approved a new strategy for developing the National System of Balneology.
This is the result after the meeting of the State Council on this topics, promoted by the President V.Putin in the August 2016. More than 1500 Thermal Centers (sanatoriums), private (65,%) and public (35%) are widespread throughout the territory of the Russian Federation and more than 15 millions of Russian citizens use this kind of medical treatment. Great investement are made in this economical sector.
Therefore a new regulation of the Balneology System is needed for updating the National register of the all the Balneological Centers, defining a regulation of the quality of natural resources and structures, doing researches in the field of Balneology, educating and training the staffs, giving the patients correct information.
The strategies has been formulated on the basis of the documents edited by a special intergovernamental Commission in wich is involved also FEMTEC and its President, Prof. U. Solimene.
More detailed information can be found in the Russian Government web site of the www.government.ru
and RT ed. Russia
New algorithms for health care,
sustainable development and tourism
In the era of the digital revolution, challenges for the revival of the image and contents of hydrotherapy begin in Batumi, Georgia, the ''Dubai on the Black Sea''.
Care and treatment protocols, based on scientific data and safety; use of advanced digital diagnostic and rehabilitation techniques; identification of new public and private management formats for thermal facilities; inclusion of hydrotherapy in national health schemes; refurbishment of facilities and staff training in the light of the new needs and socioeconomic changes under way across the world: these are some of the main issues that more than two-hundred experts from 23 Countries discussed and agreed during the 71st Congress of FEMTEC, the World Federation of Hydrotherapy, engaged in official relations with the World Health Organization.
During the Assembly, Vietnam and Australia joined the Federation and Prof. Umberto Solimene was unanimously confirmed as President for the 2019-2022 term.SEE THE PRESS RELEASESEE THE PROGRAM AND THE PROCEEDINGS
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