CTropMed® - Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health

Next exam date: November 1, 2014, New Orleans, LA

Download the 2014 Exam Brochure 

ASTMH offers a biennial examination leading to a CTropMed®-Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health.

The Society fosters professional development in the fields of clinical tropical medicine and travelers' health. The Society has advocated and facilitated the development of new training programs in these fields and has established a mechanism for accrediting them. In addition, ASTMH has prepared an examination to assess and recognize individual excellence in training and knowledge. Passing this examination leads to a CTropMed®-Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health.

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2014 examination. The next examination will be given in 2016.

Applications are now under review. Applicants will be notified in 4-6 weeks of application status.

Requirements for the Diploma Course Pathway (please see exam brochure for details)

  • Diploma course completion
  • Two months overseas experience (format example on page 3 in brochure)
  • Must have current professional health care license
  • Documentation of 15 hours of relevant continuing education over the last five years if diploma course was completed over five years ago

Requirements for the Practice Pathway (please see exam brochure for details)

  • Two months overseas experience (format example on page 3 in brochure)
  • Five years clinical practice experience
  • Must have current professional health care license
  • Documentation of 30 hours of relevant continuing education over the last five years

 

 

Download the 2012 Exam Application and Brochure and 2012 Exam Content Outline.