Courses and Conferences

This section of our website highlights educational programs available for travel health nurses. Education in our field is growing and we want THNs to have one place where they can consistently go to learn about upcoming offerings. Classes, webinars, self-study programs, courses, and conferences will be listed in this section.

If you know of any programs that you feel would be of interest to THNs, please send the information to

Important notice - ATHNA will post programs that come to our attention, however, ATHNA assumes no responsibility for the quality or accreditation of any listing. The listings come from individuals within the travel health community but are not checked or endorsed by ATHNA. Nurses are always encouraged to carefully research any offering to insure that it meets their learning and professional needs.


Date Location Event
October Updates Webinar Webinar: Updates from the October 2017 ACIP Meeting (NFID)
November 15-17, 2017 Briarcliff, NY The Westchester Course: Travel Health Fundamentals. To register contact
November 15-17, 2017 Bethesda Marriott, 5151 Pooks Hill Road, Bethesda, MD 20815 Fall 2017 Cinical Vaccinology Course (NFID)
May 7-11, 2018 (1:00 - 2:00 pm ET) Vancouver, BC - Canada Tropical and Geographic Medicine Intensive Short Course (UBC)
Various Various "Take A Stand" Immunization Action Coalition Free Expert Workshops to Improve Adult Vaccination Rates via Standing Orders
n/a Online The Tdap module of the You Call The Shots CDC
n/a Online Ebola: Essential Knowledge for Health Professionals
n/a Online Ebola in Context: Understanding Transmission, Response and Control
n/a Online Current Issues in Immunization, Updates on adult immunization recommendations and standards for adult immunization practice
n/a Online CDC Travelers' Health Resources and Training (CDC)
n/a Online You Call the Shots: Web-based Training Program
n/a Online You Call the Shots: New Modules on General Vaccine Recommendations, DTaP, and Tdap (CDC).
n/a Online Coughing up the Facts on Pertussis - Emerging Trends and Vaccine Recommendations
n/a Online Travel Health 101TM Provider Course - Revised Annually
n/a Online Malaria 101 for Health Care Providers - Online CE Module
n/a Online Yellow Fever: Information for Health-Care Professionals Advising Travelers. Free online course from the CDC.
n/a n/a University of Minnesota Online Global Health Curriculum: Module 7 - Travel Medicine; available now
n/a Online CDC Travelers' Health - CE Courses and Training
n/a Webinar Pink Book Webinar Series - 15 Programs (CDC)
n/a Archived Webcast Little Bite, Big Disease: Recognizing and Managing Tickborne Illnesses (CDC)
n/a Archived Webcast Vaccines for Immunocompromised Adults (NFID)
n/a Archived Webcast Travel Vaccines: Know Before You Go (NFID)