Featured Factsheets

Clinic resources

Educational events

11 Jul 2018

A list of courses, conferences and study days of relevance to UK health professionals working, or wishing to work, in the field of travel medicine Read more

Infectious diseases

Rabies

10 Jul 2018

Rabies occurs in warm-blooded mammals and is transmitted to humans, most often by a bite or scratch from an infected animal, usually a dog Read more

Infectious diseases

Japanese encephalitis

06 Jul 2018

JE is transmitted to humans in predominantly rural parts of Asia and the Pacific Rim where rice cultivation and pig farming are common Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Areas of humanitarian crisis

20 Jun 2018

For humanitarian aid workers and those advising those travelling to areas of conflict or disaster Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Travelling with medicines

14 Jun 2018

Carrying medication abroad and counterfeit medication Read more

Preparing for healthy travel

Insect and tick bite avoidance

12 Jun 2018

Protection from insect and tick bites is essential to help prevent vector-borne diseases such as malaria, yellow fever and Zika Read more