Be Prepared for Travel
The ISTM is dedicated to helping travelers get informed and prepared for travel. Our Global Travel Clinical Directory and links to helpful information are currently available. In the coming months we will begin to offer an assortment of additional resources to inform travelers on important travel health topics. Please check back to how we are expanding resources for travelers.
Global Clinic Directory
The Global Clinic Directory is a database of ISTM members and their Travel Clinics located in more than 90 countries. These clinics offer pre-travel immunizations, counseling and medicines to help protect travelers while travelling internationally. Many clinics also provide care to travelers if needed upon their return.
You may search by each of the listed criteria; you may also narrow or sort your search results by ticking “services offered.” However, for best results try a broad search first.
The following national websites are considered essential resources by many of our members and offer an assortment of information for travelers.
NOTE- Links from this site to organization alerts and other websites are provided for information and convenience only. The ISTM does not accept responsibility for the websites or any of the information found there. A link or posting does not imply an endorsement of any kind. View Disclaimers
Government and Public Health Organizations
- World Health Organization
- US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
- UK National Travel Health Network and Centre
Helpful Fact Sheets
The ISTM is dedicated to helping travelers get informed and prepared for travel. The health risks you may face on your trip will depend on your destinations, the length of your trip, your planned activities, travel style, and your medical history. This section contains useful fact sheets on a variety of travel health topics.
It’s recommended to seek travel health advice from a health professional at least four to six weeks before travel. Even if it’s closer to your travel date, it’s still helpful to seek advice. You can use our Global Clinic Directory to find a travel clinic in your area.