SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

The programme reflects current scientific challenges as well as specific travel medicine issues inspired by the maritime conference theme. The Scientific Committee is planning for three parallel session tracks, incorporating a dedicated nursing track on Thursday and a general practice track on Friday.

Topics covered will include (Please note topics are still subject to change):
· Digital tools for travel medicine
· Organization and contents of the travel health consult
· Current epidemiology
· The vulnerable traveler: elderly, immune compromised
· New vaccines
· Antibiotic resistance
· Post travel diagnostics and care
· History maritime diseases
· Vaccinations and the anti-vaccine movement

More information on the programme will follow.