Journal of Travel Medicine

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Edited By: Eric Caumes

Impact Factor: 1.579

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 65/154 (Medicine General & Internal)

Online ISSN: 1708-8305

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Editor's Choice

Journal of Travel Medicine is delighted to offer Editor's Choice articles to read FREE online.

New from the July/August issue:

Travel-Related Infection in European Travelers, EuroTravNet 2011
Ben Warne et al.

A Double-Dose Hepatitis B Vaccination Schedule in Travelers Presenting for Late Consultation
Jason Wong et al.

The Role of International Travel in the Spread of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Yvonne P. Zhou et al.

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Read the Top Cited Articles and the Top Downloaded Articles in 2012.

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ISTM New Online Learning Curriculum
To expand the reach of the ISTM educational events, it has established a distance learning program capturing individual sessions from the Travel Medicine and Review Course as well as from the 12th International Conference of the ISTM and have made them available through the internet. Topics are relevant to all travel medicine practitioners, with both introductory and more advanced content. Offering both video with synchronized slides, and audio with synchronized slides, individual sessions range from 30 minutes to four hours. For more information, click here.

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ISTM Announces a New Travel Medicine Continuing Professional Development Program!
As with most healthcare disciplines, the practice of travel medicine is a changing and evolving field. In recognition of the critical need for travel medicine practitioners to maintain and increase their skills and knowledge, the ISTM is introducing a continuing professional development program for travel medicine practitioners. The program will be structured around a 10-year cycle of professional education, study and involvement in the field of travel medicine. Activities which comprise this program include, but are not limited to: educational programs and products, writing, editing and reviewing publications, teaching, research, clinical work and other professional development in which travel medicine practitioners participate. For more information about the program, click here.

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Content Available FREE online!
All articles, going back to Volume 1 of Journal of Travel Medicine, are available FREE online.
For more details of free online access to Journal of Travel Medicine content that is one year old or older, simply follow this link.

As of January 2016 Journal of Travel Medicine will be published by Oxford University Press (OUP). For further information please visit the journal’s website at the OUP platform:

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Located in more than 80 countries, clinics offer pre-travel immunizations, counseling and medicines to help protect travelers while traveling internationally.
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