10 Distance Learning Units
Each Unit has its own learning material and assignment - students are expected to read around the material using appropriate resources.
Unit 1: Travellers' health: historical and contemporary perspectives. Emerging infections: travelling over time.
Unit 2: Pre-travel risk Assessment. Psychological Aspects of Travel.
Unit 3: Infections and Epidemiology of Infections I
Unit 4: Infections and Epidemiology of Infections II
Unit 5: Malaria
Unit 6: Immunisations theory, practice and available vaccines
Unit 7: Women and Children Travellers
Unit 8: Travellers with Pre-existing Health Problems
Unit 9: The effects of altitude on health. Travel in cold climates. Expedition medicine.
Unit 10: Triage of the Returned Traveller; Health screening and psychological considerations in the returned traveller; Infection in the returned traveller.
How to apply
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