Travel health – two day foundation


Study day: Travel health – two day foundation

This study day/workshop will provide a foundation knowledge of travel health.

Specific topics include:

  • Immunology
  • Malaria in practice
  • How to set up a travel clinic
  • Diseases spread by insects
  • Animal bites – snakes, rabies
  • Accidents
  • Diarrhoea – diagnosis, treatment and prevention
  • Patient group direction
  • The returned traveller
  • Common diseases around the world encountered by travellers.

There will be a multiple choice questionnaire and practical assessment to complete after the study days.

Who is this study day for? These study days are ideal if you are planning to give travel advice or immunise. They are also suitable if you would like to increase your knowledge about travel health.

Study day code: CD0018N

Location: St George’s, University of London

Pattern of Delivery: 2 day

Course dates:*


  • 19, 20 October 2017
  • 12, 13 April 2018

*Dates may change

Fee: £290

Study day leader: Kirsty Armstrong and Jo Powell

Assessment: Multiple choice questionnaire