Travel MedicineThis course prepares physicians and other health care providers to care for people traveling to (or living in) developing countries and other settings where resources are limited.

Estimated Time To Complete

Allow 21.5 hours, including additional time for bonus materials.


This course enables you to:

  • Provide pre-travel advice and care for patients planning to travel to developing countries.
  • Diagnose and treat individuals who become ill during overseas travel or residence.
  • Provide post-travel evaluation and care for patients returning from travel to developing countries.
  • Diagnose and treat individuals living in the tropics and sub-tropics who are ill.

This course is composed of five sections:

  1. Travel Preparation
  2. Environmental Distress 
  3. Special Travel Populations
  4. Travel Activities
  5. Post-travel Evaluation and Cases


Accreditation information is available here, and the required accreditation language is here.

CME/CEUs Available

24 hours

Contact the Office of Continuing Professional Development at cme@umn.edu if you have questions about your CME credits.

ASTMH CTropMed® Online Exam Review

If you purchase 2 or more of our online courses you will get access to our ASTMH CTropMed Online Exam Review for free.  It will become available in Canvas automatically.  If you would like to view more information you can do so here.


Regular Rate: $795/course
For physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and other health care providers

Discount Rate: $400/course 
For medical trainees, including medical students, residents and fellows outside the U of M Global Medicine Pathway; retirees; active U.S. military personnel; health professionals from low and lower-middle income countries as defined by WHO; and University of Minnesota Global Medicine Pathway faculty

Complete Package: on or before April 30, 2020: $7,250 
Complete Package: on or after May 1, 2020: $7,550
Includes up to 4 weeks of the annual In-Person Global Health CourseComplete Online Global Health Curriculum, and the U of M ASTMH CTropMed® Online Exam Review

CDC Employee Rate: Preapproved, full-time CDC employees are eligible for a discounted rate; contact globalhealth@umn.edu for information.

Institutions and Organizations Pricing: Volume discounts and customization options are available for your trainees. Learn more about pricing for institutions and organizations.

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Section Title
Travel Medicine 2019
Online, self paced
Sep 20, 2019 to Jan 07, 2022
Delivery Options
Self Paced Online  
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