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CRbutterfly.jpgEstablished in 1995, the University of Washington (UW) Travel Clinic at Hall Health Center provides comprehensive travel health services to staff, faculty and students of the UW, as well as the general public.

We provide travel medicine advice to all ages, including children. Our clinic is staffed by physicians and nurse practitioners certified as travel providers by the International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM).

  • Country-by-country analysis of your itinerary, anticipated activities, and review of previous immunizations to develop an individualized plan.
  • All travel related immunizations (including yellow fever, Japanese encephalitis, rabies). Please see our immunization information.
  • Advice on malaria prophylaxis and options for anti-malaria medications.
  • Information and medications to help prevent and/or treat illness and injury, such as traveler's diarrhea and acute mountain sickness (AMS).
  • International Certificate of Vaccination as approved by the World Health Organization (WHO) and is a designated yellow fever center.
  • Post-travel assessments available to established patients and UW staff and students that return from travel with illness or injury.

Pre-travel consultations

We recommend scheduling an initial travel consultation at least 4-6 weeks before departure. However, we will meet your travel health needs as completely as the time we have allows.

  • Please call (206) 616-2495 to schedule a travel appointment.
  • In addition, Hall Health Center has an on-site pharmacy and immunization clinic to provide all of your vaccines and prescriptions on the day of your visit.
  • Common Travel Supplies (prices are for Hall Health Center Pharmacy)

Post-travel consultations

In spite of the best planning and preventive measures, accidents and illnesses can happen when traveling. Hall Health Center offers comprehensive medical care for the returned traveler for conditions occurring soon after travel. We evaluate UW students, faculty/staff and established patients at Hall Health Center.

  • Please call (206) 616-2495 to schedule a post-travel evaluation.
  • If you have never been seen at Hall Health Center, we recommend that you schedule an appointment with your primary care provider.

For long standing or recurring illnesses that could be related to travel, consultation with an infectious disease expert is usually needed. We suggest a consultation with:

This consultation usually requires a visit with your primary care provider and referral prior to scheduling an appointment with the consultant.