Compiled and edited by Jay D. Kravitz, MD, MPH
12 Travel Diseases to be knowledgeable about before your trip & after your return are summarized in this document. When traveling abroad, one must be cognizant of current prevailing, infectious disease risks. Consultation with a travel clinic is prudent. Traveler assistance with vaccine-preventable diseases, medication, and other common-sense strategies should be sought.
Travel Safety Information
Welcome to the Oregon Health and Science University, Global Health Center's general travel information section. The information provided on the Global Health Center website is meant to guide, not substitute for more rigorous efforts, your overseas journey preparations. For complete information, consult the "Yellow Book," published by the Centers for Disease and Prevention.