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The Journal of Travel Medicine
Editor-in-Chief: Annelies Wilder-Smith, United Kingdom
Deputy Editor: Eli Schwartz, Israel
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The Journal of Travel Medicine transports you to the challenging areas of your field with up-to-date research and original, peer-reviewed articles on
- Epidemiology of health risks among various groups of travelers, including migrants, refugees
- Aspects of adventure travel, e.g. diving, effects of high altitude
- Travel related aspects of occupational and military medicine
- Prevention of illness and accidents in travelers, e.g. by education, immunization, medication
- Diagnosis, clinical management and therapy of travel and migration associated disease
- Self-therapy abroad, including travel kit
- Impact of travel on host countries
Call for Systematic Review Authors
The ISTM Executive Board and the Journal of Travel Medicine Editorial Board Members are pleased to announce a call for applicants for Systematic Reviews on topics of relevance to the practice of travel medicine, with special interest in topics related to "Older Travellers" and "Antimicrobial Resistance." There must be no conflicts of interest for the author and it is not necessary that grant applicants are members of the ISTM. The grant award is USD 1000. Applications will be accepted through 14 January. Click here to apply.
Travellers' Diarrhea Guidelines
Some articles and/or issues of the Journal of Travel Medicine are available on an open-access basis. The most recent of these is the Travellers' Diarrhea Supplemental Issue, which summarizes much of the information from ISTM's Travellers' Diarrhea Summit, held in 2016. The TD supplemental issue can be accessed here, and includes several articles, including:
- New TD Guidelines on the treatment and prevention of TD
- New molecular diagnostic tools in traveller’s diarrhea
- Changes in microbiome during and after travellers’ diarrhea
- ...and much, much more!