About the Author

As CEO of Patients Beyond Borders, Josef Woodman has spent eight years touring more than 200 medical facilities in 35 countries, researching and vetting international healthcare options. Co-founder of MyDailyHealth (1998) and Ventana Communications (1987), Woodman's pioneering background in publishing, health and technology has allowed him to compile a wealth of information and knowledge about international medical care, telemedicine, wellness, integrative medicine and consumer-directed healthcare. Woodman has lectured at the UCLA School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, Duke Fuqua School of Business, Scientific American and the International Society for Travel Medicine. He has keynoted and moderated conferences on medical tourism and global healthcare in 20 countries. He has appeared in numerous print and broadcast media, including The Economist, The New York Times, CNN, ABC News, Fox News, Huffington Post, Barron's, The Wall Street Journal, and more. Woodman is an outspoken advocate of affordable, high-quality medical and preventive care for healthcare consumers worldwide.

Author Appearances

USCIPP Annual Meeting 2014
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
23 April 2014
Keynote Speaker

Healthcare Businesswomen's Association
Cary, North Carolina, United States
14 May 2014
Speaker & Panelist

Instanbul Medical Tourism Fair
Istanbul, Turkey
11 June 2014
Speaker and Panelist

Global Wellness Tourism Congress
Global Spa and Wellness Summit
Marrakech, Morocco
10-13 September 2014
Speaker and Panelist

Caribbean Tourism Organization
State of the Industry Conference (SOTIC) 2014
St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands
18-20 September 2014
Speaker and Panelist

Last updated on 17 July 2014