12 Feb 2018
Hepatitis A vaccine recommendations and dose sparing advice for pre and post exposure immunisation and boosting from Public Health England Read more
06 Feb 2018
This factsheet provides an overview and advice on the points to consider when travelling with additional needs and /or disability Read more
18 May 2018
Update on case numbers and advice for travellers Read more
16 May 2018
An update on the polio Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) Read more
25 May 2018 Costa Rica
As of 22 May 2018, the CDC has rescinded its malaria notice posted on 10 May 2018 regarding a case of P. falciparum malaria in a U.S. traveler who returned from Costa Rica. Initial testing showed a positive result. However, further tests at CDC’s laboratory were all negative. The conclusion is the previous tests were false positives, and that there is no evidence of malaria in this patient.
24 May 2018 Narayani. Nepal
As of 18 May 2018 highly pathogenic avian influenza A (H5N1) has been detected in farmed birds.
24 May 2018 Kenya
As of 7 May 2018, a total of 3,233 cases have been reported since 1 January 2018. Currently, the outbreak is active in 6 counties: Garissa, Meru, Turkana, West Pokot, Machakos and Isiolo.
24 May 2018
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As of 7 May 2018, the outbreak is ongoing in three counties: Mombasa, Lamu and Kilifi. Since December 2017, Mombasa County has reported 1,302 cases (32 laboratory confirmed). Since 26 January 2018, Lamu started reporting cases and so far, 199 cases have been reported (4 confirmed). Kilifi County has reported 7 cases (2 confirmed).
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NaTHNaC, the National Travel Health Network & Centre, a UK government organisation which produces travel health guidance for healthcare professionals advising travellers and for travellers going overseas from the UK Read more