Update Course
in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health

2015 Update Course
December 7-8, 2015
Hyatt Regency Crystal City
2799 Jefferson Davis Highway
Arlington, VA 22202 USA

Tentative agenda now available. 

ASTMH has developed this course as an update in the essential components of tropical medicine and travelers' health. This two-day meeting is designed for physicians and for all other health care providers working in tropical medicine or travelers' health. Speakers are internationally recognized authorities in the field. Approximately 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM will be offered for this course.

ASTMH offers a Certificate Examination that assesses and recognizes individual excellence in training and knowledge. Passing the examination leads to a CTropMed® Certificate of Knowledge in Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers' Health. The next examination open for application will take place on November 12, 2016, in conjunction with the ASTMH 65th Annual Meeting in Atlanta, Georgia USA.

To receive information about the Update Course, send your name, mailing address and e-mail to Buffy Finn, Member Services Adminstrator at bfinn@astmh.org with a request to be placed on the mailing list.

2015 Registration Fees- Holding at 2014 rates! Registration will open in late summer.

 On or before Nov. 4     On or after Nov. 5
ASTMH Member   $425 $500
Non-Member   $525 $600
Student/Fellow/Resident    $305 $355
One-Day, Member   $315 $395
One-Day, Non-Member   $415 $495


Hotel Accommodations- Now accepting reservations online.

This course will be held at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Jefferson Davis Highway,
Arlington, Virginia 22202; phone +1- (703) 418-1234. The hotel is perfectly positioned for easy
access to Virginia and the entire DC-Metro area. Enjoy a complimentary shuttle to the
airport and easy access to Metro transportation.

To book your reservations at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, please use their online portal. Guest room rates are $169 single/double plus applicable taxes. Book your hotel room by November 15, 2015 to be guaranteed this low rate.

Click here for driving directions to the Hyatt Regency Crystal City.


Sample Course Topics 

Case-Based Discussion
Case Presentations
Diarrheal Illnesses for Travel
Echinococcosis
Eosinophilia
Filarial Infections
Flukes
Intestinal Helminths
Intestinal Protozoa
Leishmania
Malaria Prevention
Malaria Treatment
Mosquito-Borne Viral Diseases
Neurocysticercosis
Tropical Dermatology
Update on Immunizations

Order the 2014 Course Syllabus with Speaker Slides
Download the
 2014 Update Course Syllabus Order Form. 

Order the 2013 Course Syllabus with Speaker Slides
Download the 2013 Update Course Syllabus Order Form.

Order the 2012 Course Syllabus with Speaker Slides
Download the 2012 Update Course Syllabus Order Form.
 

Order the 2011 Course Syllabus with Speaker Slides
Download the 2011 Update Course Syllabus Order Form.