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The School is partnered by the Hospital for Tropical Diseases in providing education in Travel medicine.
The short course has been run for 14 years and over 1000 students from around the world have benefited from the course. The course will run for five consecutive days (Monday to Friday). Teaching will be by staff from the Department of Infectious & Tropical Diseases at the School, the Hospital for Tropical Diseases, and invited external speakers eminent in the field of travel medicine and infectious diseases.
The course aims to make students aware of:
The course is registered for 30 CPD credits from the Royal College of Physicians. There will be no formal examination or assessment, but a certificate of attendance will be issued.
You can apply until:
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The course will cover a range of topics pertinent to the everyday practice of travel medicine, including:
This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.Take IELTS test
The course is open to registered medical practitioners, registered nurses and other health care professionals with an interest in travel medicine.
One scholarship for a doctor or nurse from South America, Central America, Eastern Europe or Southeast Asia has been made available by IAMAT – International Association for Medical Assistance to Travellers. Preference will be given to practitioners with knowledge in travel medicine.
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