MASTA Travel Medicine Study Day

Reserve your place and join us for this engaging and popular day dedicated to travel health.

This year we are excited to announce a real focus on practical travel health, bringing topical and pragmatic insight and tips. Supported by an emphasis on bite size, accessible talks, we are confident that the MASTA Study Day 2018 is set to be one of the most engaging yet. A sit down three course lunch will be provided for all delegates, together with refreshments in the morning and afternoon breaks.

Programme Contents

Registration will be from 09:15 with opening remarks from the chair, Dr David Ross at 09:45

How attractive are you? (to a mosquito)
London School of Tropical Medicine accompanied by the (boxed in) pests themselves
Education in Travel Health
Euan Naismith, Clinical Educational Specialist Nurse
Michelle Sellors, Clinical Informatics and Communication Nurse Lead
Yellow Fever
Dipti Patel, Director, NaTHNaC
CQC and Clinical Governance
Michelle Rhodes, Head of Clinical Standards
What’s new in travel health?
Sandra Grieve, Specialist Nurse and RCN Public Health Forum
Myths and Magic
Hayley Fisher, Clinical Educational Specialist Nurse
Dr Alex Kumar - British Global Health Medical Doctor
Lived, worked and travelled through over 90 countries as one of the UK’s most travelled doctors

Closing remarks from the Chair, Dr David Ross at 16:30

Event Information

Friday 9th November 2018. 09:15 - 16:45

Royal College of Physicians, 11 St Andrews Place, Regents Park, London, NW1 4LE

Also introducing the Information Fayre new to the MASTA Study Day for 2018, consisting of multiple micro talks designed to allow delegates the opportunity to visit some or all dependent on interest. Planned topics include;

  • Worms/Helminths
  • Travellers' Diarrhoea
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Rabies
  • Malaria

Please note that the Study Day is dedicated to delivering educational talks based on current travel health topics/outbreaks of note. For this reason, programme titles are confirmed nearer the time to ensure maximum relevance to the audience and may therefore be subject to change.

How do I book a place?

Please contact our sales team at or on 0113 238 7552 who can book a place for you. Or download the registration form here

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