Health Professionals

Recent Clinical Updates

Regular reports on outbreaks of disease, vaccine supply issues, and recommended changes in advice and practice. The most recent Clinical Updates are listed below.

24 July 2015
Cyclospora in travellers returning from Mexico
21 July 2015
Chikungunya virus: Pacific Islands and Oceania
21 July 2015
Chikungunya virus: Caribbean and the Americas
8 July 2015
Yellow fever: Peru

News and Announcements

3 July 2015

Travel to countries affected by Ebola: Public Health England Returning Workers Scheme as of 1 July 2015

Workers who are travelling to or from Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia and may be at risk of exposure to the Ebola virus such as health workers, scientists, business and voluntary sector workers, should register via their sending organisation or employer with Public Health England’s (PHE) Returning Workers Scheme. Read more here.


25 June 2015

Yellow fever recommendations and certificate requirements updated

Our Country Information Pages have now been updated with the new yellow fever certificate requirements and recommendations listed in World Health Organizations publication, International Travel and Health.

See clinical update 10 June 2015 for information on these updates.

The updated chapters of International Travel and Health can be viewed here.


24 June 2015

Travelling with children to South Africa

Travellers should be advised to check with the Foreign and Commonwealth Office for foreign travel advice and country requirements prior to their trip. Read more here



23 March 2015

Notification of YFVC Fee Changes

Further to the annual review of the Yellow Fever Vaccination Centre (YFVC) training and registration fee, the new fee structure will be:

  • Classroom Training  - £180.00 for training days from 1st April 2015
  • Online Training - £105.00 for applications received from 1st April 2015
  • Registration Fee (Annual) - £135.00 for new centres and renewals from 1st April 2015
  • Registration Fee (Biennial) - £245.00 for new centres and renewals from 1st April 2015

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