UPDATE ON TRAVEL HEALTH
9.00 am Registration
9.30 am Standards in Travel medicine and travel trends
9.45 am Risk assessment and resources for the travel health consultation
10.15 am Malaria review
10.45 am Break
11.00 am Case studies focusing on confident assessment, advice and management of different travellers. This will include latest disease epidemiology, vaccination guidance and preventions strategies
12.30 pm Close
AUDIENCE: PRACTICE NURSES, GPs AND ASSOCIATE PHYSICIANS
Sarah Lang MSc MA
Independent Immunisation Nurse Specialist and Travel Health Educator who has over nineteen years of experience in the industry. She designs and delivers training for all aspects of immunisation and travel health practice, including the development and review of educational materials. She has a Master’s degree in both Travel Medicine and Medical Education and is a fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
Sarah currently holds a membership in the Faculty of Travel Medicine (RCPS Glasgow) and is a member of the education board there. As an educator she strives to focus on the needs of learners and to enthuse and motivate them to aspire to high standards of practice.