Welcome to the South African Society of Travel Medicine (SASTM) website.

The SASTM’s Mission is to guide the profession in all aspects relating to the practice of travel medicine, liaise with the travel industry, consult with relevant authorities, advise the public and collaborate nationally and internationally on all aspects relating to Travel Medicine. Click here to learn more.


A Guide to the Practice of Travel Medicine in the South African Context


1 The scope of travel medicine

2 Ethical aspects in the practice of travel medicine

3 The setting up and running of a travel clinic

4 Occupational health and travel medicine

5 Psychological aspects of travel and relocation

6 Rabies - A practical guide

7 The ABC of malaria prophylaxis and treatment

8 Vaccines and the traveller

9 The paediatric traveller

10 The pregnant traveller

11 The immunocompromised traveller

12 The disabled traveller

13 Preparing the traveller for air travel

14 Travelling to altitude

15 Dive medicine

16 An approach to the management of snake bites

17 Marine venoms: implications for the traveller

18 Research and travel medicine

19 Travel medicine resources

Price : R 75.00 Including VAT

Postage : R 35.00

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