Conference Information


Wilderness and mountain medicine: Travel medicine where it happens”, the 11th Asia Pacific Travel Health Conference (APTHC 2016) will be held from 2-5 March 2016 at Yak & Yeti Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal. It will be an excellent platform to meet and dissect new developments and challenges in Travel Health Medicine. The conference will feature a stellar line up of international experts who will share scientific advancements in the field.


The official language of the conference is English.


Most visitors to Nepal need a visa to enter the country. Please visit the nearest Nepal Embassy to apply for a visa. Visa application process can take up to at least 2 months. Therefore please start your application as early as possible to ensure that you receive your approved visa in time for your travel to APTHC 2016.


Please contact the Conference Secretariat at to receive an official letter of invitation for the 11th Asia Pacific Travel Health Conference. This letter can be used to assist participants to raise travel funds or to obtain a visa. The invitation is not a commitment on the part of the organizers to provide any financial support.


Details of APTHC 2016 exhibition and sponsorship opportunities can be obtained by contacting:

Leah Maureen Jurado
Sponsorship & Exhibition Specialist
Tel:+65 6292-4706
Fax:+65 6292-4721
Mobile: +65 91775327


Please do not hesitate to contact the conference secretariat if you require any additional information or assistance. Please address all correspondence to:

11th Asia Pacific Travel Health Conference (APTHC) Secretariat
c/o Kenes Asia​

20 Kallang Avenue
PICO Creative Centre, Level 2
Singapore 339411
Tel: +65 6292 0732
Fax: +65 6292 4721
Email: ​​