Travel Medicine: Into the Future

Travel Medicine: Into the Future

09 October 2019

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

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  • Our 2019 annual educational day will be of interest to all practitioners working in travel health and related specialties. The conference is an opportunity for delegates to come together, hear about and discuss a wide range of current topics of interest within the field of travel health. Highlights include migrant health and travel, infectious disease update including dengue fever and malaria, new technologies in managing travellers health and occupational travel health. We look forward to seeing you at what will be an exciting and sociable conference.

    Suitable for:

    • Medical Foundation Trainees
    • Medical Core Trainees
    • Medical Specialty Trainees
    • SAS Grade Physicians
    • Other Physicians
    • Travel Medicine Nurses
    • Travel Healthcare Professionals
    • Travel Medicine Doctors
  • 08 October
    18:30-20:30

    Pre-Symposium Dinner

    09 October
    09:00-09:30

    Registration

    09 October
    09:30-09:45

    Welcome and Introduction

    Jane Chiodini Dean of the Faculty of Travel Medicine Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

    09 October
    09:45-10:05

    Developments in Travel Medicine Practice

    Fiona Steven & Katie Geary, Consultant Epidemiologist, Head of Travel Health and IHR, PHE

    09 October
    10:05-10:15

    Questions 1

    09 October
    10:15-10:45

    Role of Dengue vaccines in future travellers

    Professor Annelies Wilder-Smith, Professor of Emerging Infectious Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Consultant to WHO on dengue, yellow fever and Zika vaccines, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Travel Medicine, Past President, International Society of Travel Medicine

    09 October
    10:45-10:50

    Questions 2

    09 October
    10:50-11:10

    Morning Refreshment Break

    09 October
    11:10-11:40

    Traveller’s Diarrhoea: current issues, future solutions

    Dr Patrick Connor, Consultant Physician, Defence Medical Services

    09 October
    11:40-11:45

    Questions 3

    09 October
    11:45-12:30

    Livingstone Lecture: Anti-malarials for travellers - from the Livingstone era to the 21st century

    Professor Dr. Patricia Schlagenhauf WHO Collaborating Centre for Travellers' Health / Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Prevention Institute / University of Zürich

    09 October
    12:30-13:00

    Lunch

    09 October
    13:00-13:45

    AGM

    09 October
    13:45-14:15

    New Technologies for managing travellers health

    Jose Munoz (remote from Barcelona), Head of International Health Department, Hospital Clinic-ISGlobal, University of Barcelona

    09 October
    14:15-14:20

    Questions 4

    09 October
    14:20-14:50

    Future vaccine delivery systems

    Dr Anne Moore Ph.D, Senior Lecturer at School of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, University College Cork

    09 October
    14:50-14:55

    Questions 5

    09 October
    14:55-15:15

    Afternoon Refreshment Break

    09 October
    15:15-15:45

    Drugs & Tourism

    Proffessor Gerard Flaherty, Professor of Medical Education, School of Medicine, National University of Ireland, Galway

    09 October
    15:45-15:50

    Questions 6

    09 October
    15:50-16:20

    Occupational Health & Expatriate Workers: Current practice and future trends

    Dr Andrew Benc, Consultant Occupational Physician, Well Travelled Clinics, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

    09 October
    16:20-16:25

    Questions Session 4

    09 October
    16:25-16:30

    Close and Thank You
  • Category Product Amount
    Non-Member (AHP) Registrations £100
    Non-Member (Reduced rate) Registrations £95
    Member Registrations £82.50
    Non-Member Registrations £195
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Closing date: 08 October 2019


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