Themed “Wilderness and mountain medicine: Travel medicine where it happens”, the 11th Asia Pacific Travel Health Conference (APTHC 2016) will be held from 2-5 March 2016 at Yak & Yeti Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal. It will be an excellent platform to meet and dissect new developments and challenges in Travel Health Medicine. The conference will feature a stellar line up of international experts who will share scientific advancements in the field.

Topics include:

  • Travel Medicine at the Limits
  • Globalisation of infections  
  • Animal-related Risks
  • Special traveler groups
  • Global impact of VPDs and Vaccines
  • Malaria in the Asia-Pacific region
  • Microbiome and enteric diseases
  • Regional infections
  • Travel Medicine ABC workshops


Attendees will also be able to join new and exciting adjunct activities including a pre-meeting workshop and a post-meeting trek.


The International Society of Travel Medicine will be organizing the Certificate of Travel Health® Examination before the conference. This will help improve the standard for travel medicine in our region.

To find out more please go to the following link....