Featured Factsheets

Infectious diseases

Rabies

02 Aug 2022

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

Clinic resources

Educational events

26 Jul 2022

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

Chikungunya

21 Jul 2022

This viral infection occurs in some tropical and subtropical regions of the world, predominantly transmitted through the bite of an infected Aedes mosquito Read more

Clinic resources

Vaccines: availability, supply, shortages and use of unlicensed medicines

01 Jul 2022

Information for health professionals on availability of vaccines and use of unlicensed products Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Hajj and Umrah

28 Jun 2022

The Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia issue their requirements and recommendations for Hajj and Umrah annually Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Kidney (renal) conditions

28 Jun 2022

Travel health advice for travellers and health professionals Read more