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Travel Medicine Program and Clinic


Whether you are traveling for business or pleasure; visiting the family or going on a great adventure, the FIU Health Travel Medicine Program and Clinic can provide you with up-to-date advice and information for a safe and healthy trip. Call 305-FIU-DOCS (348-6327) to make your appointment with our travel medicine expert, Aileen Marty, M.D., FACP.

Pre-travel Assessment

  • Vaccinations, immunizations, health counseling, resources, and prescriptions for travel medications
  • Customized according to destination, itinerary, planned activities, and medical history

Post-travel care

  • Evaluation and treatment for any travel-acquired health problem

Crucial Information About Your Destination
  • Health Threats
  • Climate
  • Culture
  • Socio-Political Situation

Let Us Come To You

Mobile Corporate Travel Medicine and Vaccine Programs save your employees the time and hassle of leaving the office. If you are a South Florida employer with staff that travels internationally, we will bring our travel education and immunization programs to your business and tailor a program to fit your company's needs.


Vaccinations
  • Yellow fever
  • Chicken pox
  • Flu/Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)
  • Hepatitis A, B, A/B (Combined) (Twinrix)
  • Influenza
  • Japanese encephalitis
  • Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR)
  • Meningococcal disease (meningitis)
  • Pneumonia (pneumococcal)
  • Polio
  • Rabies
  • Tetanus/diphtheria/pertussis
  • Typhoid
  • Anthrax
  • Human Papillomavirus (HPV)
  • Shingles
  • Varicella

Preventing Problems
Travel Medications for:
  • Malaria
  • Travelers' diarrhea
  • Motion sickness
  • Jet Lag
  • Altitude sickness
Should I get the flu shot?

If you're travelling (and even if you're not), consider getting a flu shot. It's important to get this vaccination yearly because the influenza virus changes from year to year.

Fees

Services are offered on a fee-for-service basis because most health insurance plans do not cover the pre-travel visit or vaccinations. Health insurance is accepted for post-travel services. Please check with your insurance company to determine available coverage.

Aileen Marty, M.D., FACP

Dr. Marty heads the FIU Health Travel Medicine Program. She is a professor of infectious diseases at the FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine with over 30 years experience in the practice of medicine. Marty served 25 years in the U.S. Navy specializing in tropical medicine, infectious disease pathology, disaster medicine, and the science, medical response and policy involving chemical and biological weapons of mass destruction. She has worked with the World Health Organization, Centers for Disease Control, National Institutes of Health, United Nations and has personally visited 50 countries.