2021 Health Marketing Calendar: Key dates and events
As a healthcare and medical professional, it is essential to refer to the marketing calendar of your sector to develop your communication strategy. You can use it, for example, to announce an event on your social networks or medical news on your blog.
Using our 2021 healthcare marketing calendar, anticipate and set up your tomorrow’s communication today.
January 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
It’s back to school after the holidays, the French have often gone too far. We must focus on diets, food supplements and nutritional advice.
- New year: 1st
- Epiphany: 3
- Return of Christmas holidays: 4
- Blue monday: 18
- World Lepers Day: 26
February 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
February break is the order of the day. The month has important international days like those of the sick on the 11th and rare diseases on the 28th.
- Holidays: zone A (6 to 22), zone B (20 to 8 March), zone C (13 to 1 March)
- World Cancer Day: 4
- VI Nations Rugby Tournament: March 6 to 20
- World Day of the Sick: 11
- European Epilepsy Day: 11
- International Congenital Heart Disease Awareness Day: 14
- Valentine’s Day: 14
- International Angelman Syndrome Day: 15
- Mardi Gras: 16
- International Rare Disease Day: 28
March 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
The beautiful days are coming and the days are getting longer with the change of time. Morale is better. Women are in the spotlight with Grandmother’s Day, Women’s Rights Day on the 8th and Endometriosis Day on the 13th.
The Baby de Paris fair focuses on pregnancy, childcare and infant nutrition. Another important event is the Pharmagoraplus, the unmissable pharmacy fair.
- Grandmother’s Day: 7
- International Women’s Day: 8
- World Kidney Day: 10
- International Start-up Day: 11
- World Endometriosis Day: 13
- Salon Baby de Paris: from 12 to 14
- Pharmagora Plus: from 13 to 14
- World Hearing Day: 14
- Spring: 20
- International Day of Happiness: 20
- World Down Syndrome Day: 21
- National Sleep Day: 22
- World Tuberculosis Day: 24
- Daylight saving time change: 28
- Printemps du cinema: from 29 to 31
April 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
Spring holidays allow you to breathe a bit. April is chocolatey and sporty with the Paris Marathon and the Dance Day. It’s also a time to celebrate accessibility on the 30th.
There are many days dedicated to illnesses. The 7th is World Health Day.
- Holidays: zone A (10 to 26), zone B (24 to 10 May), zone C (17 to 3 May)
- April Fool’s Day: 1st
- World Autism Awareness Day: 2
- Easter: 4
- World Health Day: 7
- Paris Marathon: 11
- World Parkinson’s Day: 12
- Salon autonomic Paris: from 13 to 15
- World Hemophilia Day: 17
- Digital Women’s Day and Creativity: 21
- World Earth Day: 22
- World Book Day: 23
- World Malaria Day: 23
- World Day for Safety and Health at Work: 28
- World Dance Day: 29
- World Mobility and Accessibility Day: 30
May 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
May 1 and 8 are Saturdays this year. Fortunately, Ascension Thursday and Pentecost Monday make it possible to organize weekends to rest and take care of yourself.
Specialized days provide information on certain diseases and discuss research related to lupus, fibromyalgia, hypertension, celiac disease and multiple sclerosis.
- Labor Day: 1st
- World Asthma Day: 6
- World AIDS Day: 7
- World Red Cross Day: 8
- Armistice 1945: 8
- World Lupus Day: 10
- World Fibromyalgia Day: 12
- Ascension: 13
- World Hypertension Day: 14
- World Celiac Day: 18
- Euro PCR Fair: 18 to 21
- World Chronic Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day: 19
- National Skin Cancer Screening Day: 22
- European Obesity Day: 23
- Opening of Roland-Garros: 23
- Pentecost: 23
- World Multiple Sclerosis Day: 28
- Mother’s Day: 30
- World No Tobacco Day: 31
June 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
Summer is the end of school and the time for summer vacation. Now is the time to organize great getaways to rest and enjoy your loved ones.
The 13 also promotes well-being, the 21, yoga. Play sports ! Choose cycling on the 2 or surfing on the 20.
- World Cycling Day: 3
- World Orthopedics Day: 3
- World Environment Day: 5
- Salon Handica: from 9 to 10
- France vet: from 10 to 11
- World Wellness Day: 13
- World Blood Donor Day: 14
- World Sickle Cell Day: 19
- International Surfing Day: 20
- Father’s Day: 20
- World Yoga Day: 21
- Music festival and summer: 21
- World Amyothrophic Lateral Sclerosis Day: 21
- National Day of Reflection on Organ Donation and Transplantation: 22
July 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
We start the month of July naked with the world day of naturism.
The 2020 Japan Olympics have been postponed to July 2021.
- World Naturism Day: 1st
- Tour de France: July 2 to 25
- Summer vacation: 6
- National day: 14
- Tokyo Olympics: August 23 to 8
- International Hepatitis Day: 28
August 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
August is quieter. Neither trade fairs nor health-related days are planned.
Promote your blog on the 31st.
- World Beer Day: 7
- Assumption: 15
- World Photography Day: 19
- World Blog Day: 31
September 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
The re-entry takes place this year on September 1st. It is also done in the health sector. Disease days to raise awareness and encourage patients and their families.
- Back to school: 1st
- World Beard Day: 5
- World Physiotherapy Day: 8
- World Suicide Prevention Day: 10
- World First Aid Day: 14
- National Lymphoma Day: 15
- Heritage Days: 18 and 19
- European Prostate Day: 20
- World Alzheimer’s Day: 21
- World Chronic Leukemia Awareness Day: 22
- Fall: 22
- World Maritime Day: 24
- Feast of gastronomy: 25 and 26
- World Contraception Day: 26
- World Rabies Day: 28
- World Deaf Day: 29
- World Heart Day: 29
October 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
October celebrates the body and the challenges it can face with National Food, Spine, Organ Donation and Pain Days.
October is also the month for professional health fairs. Most of the dates are yet to be confirmed.
- International Day of Older Persons: 1
- Pink October: 2
- National Day of the Blind and Partially Sighted: 4
- National Caregiver Day: 6
- World Disability Day: 9
- World DYS Day (dyslexic, dysphasic, dysorthographic…): 10
- World Palliative Care Day: 11
- National Drug Addiction Day: 15
- World Hepatitis C Testing Day: 16
- National Food Day: 16
- World Spine Day: 16
- All Saints holidays: from 16 to 31
- World Organ Donation and Transplant Day: 17
- World Pain Day: 17
- Menopause Day: 18
- World Osteoporosis Day: 20
- Halloween: 31
- Winter time: 31
- French radiology days at the Palais de Congrès de Paris: dates to be confirmed
- International Exhibition of the Optical and Eyewear Industry (SILMO): dates to be confirmed
- Health fair in the North, social, paramedical: dates to be confirmed
- Hospital expo and geront Handicap: dates to be confirmed
- HIT Show: dates to be confirmed
- Nursing salon: dates to be confirmed
- Réeduca: dates to be confirmed
November 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
Autumn is here and the days are shrinking. It’s time to boost the body to prepare it for winter. For marketers, don’t miss the health communication festival on the 25th and 26th which will take place in Deauville.
- All Saints’ Day: 1st
- European Day on Williams and Beuren Syndrome: 7
- Armistice: 11
- World Pneumonia Day: 12
- World Diabetes Day: 14
- National Epilepsy Day: 17
- European Antibiotics Information Day: 18
- Beaujolais Nouveau: 18
- National Herpes Day: 20
- World Day against Chronic Obstrusive Pulmonary Disease: 20
- National Down Syndrome Day 9:20 p.m.
- Davis Cup: 22
- Health communication festival: 25 and 26
- Black Friday: 26
- ADF Congrès: from 23 to 27
- Orthodontic days: dates to be confirmed
December 2021 Health Marketing Calendar
The end of the year is approaching and so are the events that follow. Receptions with family and friends are the time to focus on life’s little pleasures and enjoy your own.
- World AIDS Day: 1st
- International Day of Persons with Disabilities: 3
- Total solar eclipse: 4
- World Volunteer Day: 5
- International Mountain Day: 11
- Christmas holidays: 18
- Winter: 21
- Christmas: 25
- New Year’s Eve: 31
Are you looking for a communication agency specializing in health, medical or well-being? Welcome to Alioze.
See also our marketing calendar 2021 of important dates and events for e-commerce.