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The 25th Swiss International Short Course on Travellers' Health

Schweizerisches Tropen- und Public Health-Institut (Swiss TPH) - Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (Swiss TPH)

21.01.2019 - 25.01.2019

Socinstrasse 57
4051 Basel
Switzerland

Course Content

The Travellers’ Health course prepares health professionals and travel industry staff to give relevant health information to travellers and to assess travel-related problems occurring during and after travel, with a special focus on tropical diseases. 

Certificates confirming successful completion and / or attendance will be issued. Certification Testimonials confirming attendance will be issued at the end of the course. A certificate is awarded to those participants who have reached at least 60% of the achievable maximum. Within the tropEd Master of International Health curriculum this course counts for 1.5 credit points (ECTS). 27.5 CME Credits are granted (FMH).

Learning objectives, training objectives
  • Pre-Travel Advice
  • Health Problems Abroad
  • Returning Traveller
Target Audience

medical doctors, senior nursing staff, pharmacists and other health professionals, but also to travel industry staff with a strong interest in travel medicine.

Qualifications

At least two years of professional experience English language skills: TOEFL paper 550 / computer 213 / internet 79 - 80 or IELTS 6.0 or native speaker or completed higher education in English (with written proof).

Certifications

Within the tropEd Master of International Healthcurriculum this course counts for 1.5 credit points (ECTS)

Notes

A multiple choice question test at the end will be used to assess the individual performance of the participants. Certificates confirming successful completion and/or attendance will be issued.

Type of degree
Certificate of attendance
Education form
Full Time
Languages
English
Fees

CHF 1.200,00
Registered tropEd Master students: CHF 1.000

Enquiries and Registration

Antoinette zen Ruffinen
a.zen-ruffinen@unibas.ch