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  • ISTM
  • The fact that I have been able to rise to this position in the society is testament to the commitment on the part of the ISTM to embrace the multiple disciplinary nature of Travel Medicine and recognize the valuable contribution that the various professions, whether nurses, physicians, pharmacists or other make. (istm.org)
  • This group invites ISTM members who have an interest in student travel to join and help us identify priorities and activities. (istm.org)
  • On behalf of the ISTM it is my great pleasure to invite you to attend the 4th Regional Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine (RCISTM4). (istm.org)
  • ISTM and SLAMVI will organize a program that will be part of the 14th ICID, focusing on all aspects of our rapidly developing discipline with a particular emphasis on the main issues of travel medicine in our region. (istm.org)
  • CanTravNet is an initiative of the International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM), in collaboration with the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC). (istm.org)
  • She is Special Advisor to the ISTM GeoSentinel network, an ISTM Executive Board Counsellor, and a member of the Journal of Travel Medicine Editorial Board. (istm.org)
  • Dr. Mendelson, an ISTM member since 2009, is Principal Specialist and Head of the Division of Infectious Diseases and HIV Medicine and an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine, at University of Cape Town, South Africa). (istm.org)
  • Below are sample questions that examinees may want to review before taking the ISTM Certificate of Knowledge in Travel Medicine Exam. (istm.org)
  • I hope everyone has found the new My ISTM Travel Med forum easier to read, search and keep track of communiqués. (istm.org)
  • The ISTM International Congresses offer travel medicine specialists the opportunity to learn the most up to date information in the field. (istm.org)
  • ISTM International Congresses share the advances in the science and art of travel medicine while allowing those new to the field an introduction to this exciting medical discipline. (istm.org)
  • The ISTM Travel Medicine Review and Update Courses are designed to review the Body of Knowledge for the Practice of Travel Medicine and to highlight recent developments in Travel Medicine. (istm.org)
  • A limited number of travel awards are presented to individuals working in the field of travel medicine who are in developing countries wishing to present research or a clinical abstract at the biennial meeting of ISTM. (istm.org)
  • We want this website to be relevant to your professional needs and interests-in both travel health nursing and ISTM. (istm.org)
  • ISTM Executive Board has approved the Travel for Work Interest Group. (istm.org)
  • This group is free to join with your ISTM membership and will give you the opportunity to collaborate with other ISTM members who council all types of patients that travel for work including sports organisations, the entertainment industry, NGOs, military contractors, religious organisations, independent contractors and volunteers. (istm.org)
  • Design the new ISTM Travel Medicine Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program structured around a 10-year cycle of professional education, study and involvement in the field of travel medicine. (istm.org)
  • More information on the new ISTM Travel Medicine Continuing Professional Development Program can be found here . (istm.org)
  • The Interest Group invites all ISTM members who are interested in the travel health of migrant and other mobile populations to join our group. (istm.org)
  • The fourth chapter of the ISTM Travel Medicine Teaching Slides provides an overview of the most pressing vector-borne diseases, including Zika, Malaria, Yellow Fever, and more. (istm.org)
  • practice
  • Our biennial RCISTM conferences serve as a venue to enhance the practice and science of travel medicine, to foster the growth of the discipline of travel medicine, and to support the growth of a regional travel medicine society, this time in Latin America. (istm.org)
  • Miami also is home to outstanding universities and medical centers, and has a worldwide reputation as a pioneer city in international medicine and infectious diseases research and practice. (istm.org)
  • Nurses around the world are making significant contributions to travel health practice, education, research, and quality improvement. (istm.org)
  • The Distinguished Nurse Leadership Award pays special tribute to a nurse who has advanced the Travel Medicine profession through long and distinguished service in one or more of the following professional activities: clinical practice, education, research, quality improvement, mentoring, and/or professional development. (istm.org)
  • They will be an advocate for evidence-based travel health practice. (istm.org)
  • The Emerging Nurse Leader Award will pay special tribute to a nurse who is new to our specialty and is already making important and significant contributions to nursing practice, research, education, mentoring, or community service in travel health. (istm.org)
  • Help establish Best Practice guidelines and recommendations to assist employers and organisations in keeping employees and members safe, healthy, and productive while travelling abroad and upon their return. (istm.org)
  • The Travel for Work Interest Group aims to establish best practice guidelines and recommendations to assist employers and organizations to keep employees and members safe, healthy, and productive while travelling abroad and upon their return. (istm.org)
  • travelers
  • Student travelers are more broadly defined than ever before and physicians, Physician Assistants, nurses, and pharmacists care for these travelers in a variety of settings for pre- and post-travel. (istm.org)
  • Health
  • And what about the revised International Health Regulations- what do we need to know about them in the context of travel medicine? (google.com)
  • Our clinical staff will provide you with any information related to outbreaks or health concerns in the areas you will be traveling. (hcmc.org)
  • Program organizers, teachers, and tour operators also have a strong interest in the travel health needs of this population. (istm.org)
  • We are also pleased to offer the Certificate in Travel Health TM (CTH ® ) examination at the meeting. (istm.org)
  • He is Professor of International Health and Medicine at the Boston University Schools of Public Health and Medicine and Adjunct Professor of Nutrition at the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy. (istm.org)
  • Dr Abbasi has written on a broad range of topics in medicine and international health, including a major series on the World Bank and its role in global health. (istm.org)
  • The candidate should have demonstrated outstanding leadership in the field of Travel Health. (istm.org)
  • Nominees will demonstrate leadership and will be a role model for nurses in travel health. (istm.org)
  • a higher prevalence of infections acquired in their countries of origin, low uptake of pre-travel health advice and preventive interventions, increased risk behavior and exposure during travel and low awareness in health care providers of the health issues of this population or how to best address them. (istm.org)
  • Promote and raise awareness among travel medicine providers of the range of health issues in the migrant population (acquired in their countries of origin prior to arrival or during travel). (istm.org)
  • Develop strategies and tools of how to best address the health issues of the migrant population and encourage using the travel health encounter as an opportunity for health promotion of this population. (istm.org)
  • medical
  • My first travel medicine experience was a medical and dental relief trip to the jungles of rural Ecuador. (istm.org)
  • Post something in the blogs section, it doesn't have to be medical: this is a good spot for travel images or short paragraphs about adventures. (istm.org)
  • occupational
  • Establish recommendations for 'fit for travel'/screening examinations for international occupational travel including accompanying employee dependants, taking home, host country and international legislation and guidelines into consideration. (istm.org)
  • infections
  • Travel to exotic places is fascinating, and equally so are infections and other dangers of exotic travel. (google.com)
  • Our goal is to build and strengthen a multi-disciplinary network of qualified experts in the fields of travel and tropical medicine, with recognized competence in the clinical diagnosis and management of illness in the returned traveler and with expertise in the detection, identification, and management of imported infections. (istm.org)
  • Issues
  • The program will highlight travel medicine issues in the Americas and beyond. (istm.org)
  • The regional meetings provide up to date information more focused on regional issues, and offer travel medicine professionals the opportunity to meet with their nearby colleagues more regularly. (istm.org)
  • surveillance
  • The core sites are members of the GeoSentinel Global Surveillance Network , a worldwide communication and data collection network for the surveillance of travel related morbidity. (istm.org)