OUR MAIN GOALS

  • To protect the health of British travellers and to lead the way in travel health
  • To develop national guidance on travel health for health professionals advising the public
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  • To advise on specific situations and circumstances that could affect the health of British travellers
  • To identify and report on disease outbreaks and other health hazards worldwide
  • To share our information and expertise widely
  • To keep a register of, monitor and train Yellow Fever Vaccination Centres (YFVCs) in England, Wales and Northern Ireland.
  • To collaborate with organisations, particularly in the travel and insurance industries, and in the NHS and government, which share our aim of Protecting the Health of British Travellers
  • To train health professionals to provide best quality, evidence-based travel health advice and services
  • To initiate research, collect and analyse data to enable us to achieve our goals.