Personal profile

Research interests

In 2012, Tomas Mainil (1977) obtained his PhD on Transnational health care and medical tourism at the University of Antwerp, Belgium.

He co-organized the cross-border symposium on transnational health care in 2013, together with Wageningen University, the Netherlands and Leeds University, UK.
He also co-edited the Palgrave Macmillan edited book on ‘transnational health care and medical tourism’ and a special issue section on this field in Social Science & Medicine.
His expertise fields are medical tourism, health region development and research methodology.

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Research Output 2009 2018

A state-level analysis of the economic impacts of medical tourism in Malaysia

Klijs, J., Ormond, M., Mainil, T. J. G. M. J., Peerlings, J. & Heijman, W. 2016 In : Asian-Pacific Economic Literature. 30, 1, p. 3-29 27 p.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

18 Citations

Transnational healthcare, cross-border perspectives

Bell, D., Holliday, R., Ormond, M. & Mainil, T. J. G. M. J. 2015 In : Social Science & Medicine. 124, January, p. 284-289 6 p.

Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

20 Citations

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