02 Jun 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic: advice for those returning from abroad

Avoiding infection during your journey home and preventive measures to take on your return Read more

02 Jun 2020

COVID-19 (coronavirus): general advice for travellers

Advice for travellers from the UK on travel abroad and reducing spread of respiratory viruses during the COVID-19 outbreak Read more

01 Jun 2020

Updated guide on the International Certificate of Vaccination or Prophylaxis (ICVP)

Our ‘Getting to grips with’ online guide has been updated for health professionals providing yellow fever vaccination Read more

28 May 2020

Quarantine plans for travellers arriving in the UK from 8 June

The Government have published details of the new rules in place for entering the UK from 8 June 2020 Read more

26 May 2020

COVID-19: exceptional travel advisory notice

Foreign and Commonwealth Office advises against all non-essential travel worldwide Read more

11 May 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic: overview of global situation

An overview of the global situation highlighting areas of concern Read more

06 May 2020

Interrupted vaccination schedules: general principles for travel health professionals

Guidance on how to manage interrupted vaccination schedules Read more

29 Apr 2020

COVID-19 (coronavirus): advice for Humanitarian Aid workers

Advice for UK humanitarian aid workers deployed overseas during COVID-19 pandemic Read more

24 Apr 2020

Emporiatrics Spring Summer 2020 Edition

The Faculty of Travel Medicine is offering open access to the Spring/Summer edition of ‘Emporiatrics’ Read more

22 Apr 2020

Stranded abroad during coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic: access to medications

Advice for travellers who cannot immediately return to the UK Read more

Outbreak Surveillance

02 Jun 2020 Équateur. Democratic Republic of the Congo

A new outbreak of Ebola virus disease was reported in Wangata health zone, Mbandaka, in Équateur province. As of 1 June 2020, six cases were reported.

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27 May 2020 Savanes. Togo

On 28 April 2020, a confirmed yellow fever case was reported in Mango village, Oti district, Savanes region in northern Togo. The case had no travel or vaccination history for yellow fever. On 3 February 2020, she presented to a health facility with symptoms of fever with aches. On 22 March 2020, an in-depth multi-disciplinary investigation was conducted, and no additional case was detected.

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19 May 2020 Moroto. Uganda

An outbreak of cholera was reported in Moroto district. From 29 April to 14 May 2020, a total of 67 cases, of which seven were confirmed,  including one death have been reported.

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14 May 2020 Lesotho

COVID-19 has been reported in Lesotho. Latest case numbers are provided by World Health Organization.

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11 May 2020 Santa Catarina. Brazil

As of 30 April 2020, 13 confirmed cases of yellow fever were reported in Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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04 May 2020 Tajikistan

COVID-19 has been reported in Tajikistan. Latest case numbers are provided by World Health Organization.

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04 May 2020 Comoros

COVID-19 has been reported in Comoros. Latest case numbers are provided by World Health Organization.

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01 May 2020 Democratic Republic of the Congo

As of 28 April 2020, a total of 3,462 EVD cases, including 3,316 confirmed and 145 probable cases have been reported, of which 2,279 cases died. From 22 to 28 April 2020, one new confirmed case was reported from Beni Health Zone in North Kivu Province.

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14 Apr 2020 Central Equatoria. South Sudan

As of 10 April 2020, two cases of Yellow fever were reported in South Sudan.

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14 Apr 2020 Yemen

COVID-19 has been reported in Yemen. Latest case numbers are provided by World Health Organization.

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