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Preparing for healthy travel

Diseases transmitted by insects and ticks in Europe

14 Aug 2019

Depending on destination, travellers may be at risk of a number of different diseases spread by insects or ticks in Europe Read more

Special risk travel/traveller

Hajj and Umrah

02 Aug 2019

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

Special risk travel/traveller


22 Jul 2019

Information on pre-travel preparation, tips to stay healthy abroad and links to useful resources for immunosuppressed travellers Read more

Clinic resources

Educational events

02 Jul 2019

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

Preparing for healthy travel

Summer travel

19 Jun 2019

Heading off for a summer break? Check out our guide to staying safe and healthy abroad Read more

Infectious diseases


25 Mar 2019

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