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.

16 April 2015
Contaminated bottled water: Pakistan
16 April 2015
Yellow fever: Peru
1 April 2015
BCG vaccine orders on hold
1 April 2015
Yellow fever: Brazil

News and Announcements

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

Public Health England publishes report of Chikungunya in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: 2014

Public Health England (PHE) published its annual report of travel-associated chikungunya cases in England, Wales and Northern Ireland during 2014. Read more here


19 March 2015

Polio vaccine recommendations updated for travellers from England, Wales and Northern Ireland

Public Health England (PHE) and NaTHNaC have issued further advice for travellers from England, Wales and Northern Ireland to; countries either currently exporting wild polio virus, countries known to be infected, but not exporting wild polio virus or countries no longer infected, but which remain vulnerable to international spread. Read more here.


Admin line for health professionals and YFVCs

Telephone: +44 (0)20 3447 5943

Monday to Friday:

09.30 - 11.30 and 14.30 - 16.30

(closed on Bank Holidays and Staff Training Days)   

Fax: +44 (0)20 3447 9486


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