Travel medicine: A high return on investment for business travellers

By Dominique Tessier
|CHRR, Guide to Healthy Workplace|Last Updated: 05/28/2002

It’s a busy morning at the travellers’ clinic. In among the usual crowd of tourists, four apparently unrelated persons await their turn. François works in a large law firm, Simon is a CA, Louise is an engineer and Sue is a digital imaging producer.

What is travel medicine?

Travel medicine is a medical speciality focused on disease prevention, education and treatment of health problems associated with international travel.