September 24, 2021

Hellenic Academy of Thermal Medicine: Press Release of the 2nd World Conference on Thermal Medicine

On the 8th, 9th and 10th of October 2021 at hotel “Galini” in Kamena Vourla, the World Conference of Thermal Medicine will be held, according to the protection measures and protocols of National Public Health Organization, with physical presence and live streaming. Internationally renowned physicians will participate in order to be fully informed about the latest scientific data and developments in Thermal Medicine for its contribution to public health, with lectures, workshops and round table discussions. The 2nd World Conference on Thermal Medicine will be held with global medical participation in collaboration with the European University of Cyprus and is co-organized by the Regions of Attica and Central Greece and the Cultural Development Organization of Central Greece.

The President of the Hellenic Academy of Thermal Medicine, Professor Mr. K. Kouskoukis, will analyze the contribution of the Academy to public health by reviving the spirit of Hippocrates, and highlighting Greece as a therapeutic and modern educational center of Thermal Medicine and Medicine in general. Thermal Medicine, with the scientific documentation supports the thermal, mechanical, chemical and particularly the biological and immunological effects of the thermal natural resources, emerged as a complementary therapeutic method in the therapeutic range of classical medicine.

Thermal Medicine as a complementary therapy helps in the treatment, rehabilitation and recovery of physical, mental and spiritual health but also preventively, treating silver & golden age, by applying longevity and well-being standards, as a preventive method. In particular, Thermal Medicine has been shown to have therapeutic effects in diseases of the myoskeletical, neurological, respiratory, cardiovascular, hematopoietic gastroenterological, urological and endocrine system as well as in dermatological, gynecological, allergic and otorhinolaryngologic ailments.

Attica Regional governor President AMA, g.Η.D.l, IHTC, ELITOUR and Founding Member of the Hellenic Academy of Thermal Medicine G. Patoulis in his speech will develop the importance of reviving the spirit of Hippocrates establishing internationally the Thermal Medicine, suggesting that Greece should be the top Thermal Destination in the world map, emphasizing that Attica must become a Metropolis of health and wellness.

The President of the Conference,

Konstantinos Kouskoukis

Professor of Dermatology, Lawyer,                                                         

President of Hellenic Academy of Thermal Medicine,                         

 President of Hellenic Thermal Medicine Academy & Health Tourism Assoc.

President of World Academy of Chinese and Complementary Medicine,

B’ V. President of Global Hippocratic Doctor’s Institute