Saturday, January 9, 2010

Felicia Tan Joins Healthy Travel Media

Felicia Tan Joins Healthy Travel Media

Will help manage Patients Beyond Borders and other medical tourism offerings

Chapel Hill, NC (Vocus) February 25, 2010

Healthy Travel Media (HTM), publishers of the Patients Beyond Borders series and other international health travel properties, has named Felicia Tan as Research and Editorial Program Manager.

Ms. Tan will work with HTM’s editorial and production teams, researching and implementing existing and planned editorial products as well as HTM’s new digital offerings.

Ms. Tan comes to HTM from Parkway Hospitals in Singapore, where she recently served as the marketing manager in charge of marketing and corporate communications for Parkway Cancer Centre. She previously served as the Manager for International Healthcare Marketing for the SingaporeMedicine division of the Singapore Tourism Board, where she developed and implemented healthcare marketing strategies, branding, and communications for North America, ASEAN, the Middle East, China, and Mongolia.

“Felicia’s considerable experience in the international healthcare arena, combined with the tremendous expansion of international healthcare services throughout Asia, makes her the ideal candidate for the position,” said Josef Woodman, CEO of Healthy Travel Media. “Felicia will be working with public and private providers, government institutions, and industry leaders to help drive new awareness and offerings into the region. We are pleased to have her on board.”

Ms. Tan holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore and is a certified public accountant.

Ms. Tan resides in Singapore, where her office will be based.

About Healthy Travel Media:
Healthy Travel Media, an independent imprint based in Chapel Hill, NC, publishes books, eBooks, and online information on medical, health, and wellness travel. Its flagship international title, Patients Beyond Borders, now in its Second Edition, is the leading consumer reference guide for medical tourism. Specialized editions have been published for Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand, and Turkey.

For more information or media queries, please contact:
Judy Orchard
Tel: +1 919 545.0668
Email: jorchard(at)patientsbeyondborders(dot)com
Web: http://www. patientsbeyondborders. com