Online Course: Travel Medicine Review and Update Course

14th to 15 th August 2020, online course.

The North American Travel Medicine Review and Update Course is designed to review the ISTM Body of Knowledge for the Practice of Travel Medicine and to highlight recent developments in Travel Medicine. The curriculum will cover topics relevant to physicians, nurses, and other health care professionals who provide medical care and advice to travellers, expatriates, and migrants. The sessions offered will include principles of immune response, risk assessment, and a travel vaccine overview.

The expert faculty will present topics including:

  • adventure travel
  • bites and envenomation
  • cases
  • food and water exposures
  • ill returning travellers
  • risk assessment
  • malaria
  • special travellers
  • vaccines
  • vectors

The care of special groups such as pregnant women, pediatric travellers, immigrants, VFR travellers, diabetics, and immunocompromised hosts will also be discussed. 

General Information
Date: 14th to 15th August 2020


For more information and detailed program visit the website.

Published in GI-Mail 04/2020 (English edition).

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