And the IMTJ Award winners are…..

The winners of the IMTJ Medical Travel Awards 2017 were announced at at a high profile ceremony that took place at the Design Hotel Royal, Opatija, Croatia on April 26th. Many congratulations to all winners, highly commended and finalists.


  • Health and medical tourism: Destination of the year: Malaysia
  • Health and medical tourism: Cluster of the year: Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council
  • Sanjiv Malik Lifetime Achievement Award: Dr Claudia Mika, Founder & CEO, Temos International
  • International Hospital of the Year: Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia
  • Specialist international patient centre: St. Catherine Specialty Hospital, Croatia
  • International dental clinic of the year: Dental Clinic Rident, Croatia
  • International cosmetic surgery clinic of the year: Poliklinika Bagatin, Croatia
  • International fertility clinic of the year: TMC Fertility & Women’s Specialist Centre, Malaysia
  • International dialysis clinic of the year: IMED Hospitales, Spain
  • International cancer centre of the year: CMC Cancer Center, Lebanon
  • International hair clinic of the year: Advanced Hair Clinics, Greece
  • International eye clinic of the year: Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai, UAE
  • International thermal medical bath of the year: Danubius Health Spa Resort Irma, Slovakia
  • Medical travel agency of the year: Junomedical, Germany
  • Best medical travel web site: FMS Dental Hospitals, India
  • Best marketing initiative: Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia
  • Best quality initiative: Clemenceau Medical Center, Lebanon
  • Excellence in customer service: Clemenceau Medical Center, Lebanon
  • Best use of technology in medical tourism: France Surgery, France

Highly Commended

  • International cosmetic surgery clinic of the year: Cirumed Clinic Marbella, Spain
  • Best marketing initiative: Quirónsalud, Spain
  • Best quality initiative: Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia

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Sarah has 20 years’ experience working within the private healthcare sector, in a variety of marketing and business development roles, predominantly specialising in digital media. She has been influential in creating a culture of excellence within organisations and is an advocate of improving communication internally and externally. Sarah’s current role as Head of Operations at Intuition Communication encompasses digital and traditional marketing, business development, project management, and day-to-day operational responsibility. She is responsible for the effective project management of major marketing and web projects, and is the Event Director for two annual events organised by Intuition; the IMTJ Medical Travel Summit and Awards, and the Private Healthcare Summit.