TRAVEL HEALTH AND SAFETY CLASSES

  • informative discussion on current travel health and safety issues
  • presentation is about an hour long
  • appropriate for any destinations
  • additional 15 minutes presentation for travel to developing countries
  • free
  • no registration needed
  • open to all
  • offered multiple times per year; schedule can be found here http://www.montana.edu/health/medserv/travel.html
  • special private classes (also free) can be arranged for presentation to groups (faculty-led, student organizations, etc)

INDIVIDUAL TRAVEL CONSULTATIONS

    • handouts and current information on destination countries, health and safety, travel health resources
    • discussion of any destination health and safety risks and concerns
    • discussion of any personal health issues or concerns
    • review of immunization records
    • recommendations for immunizations recommended for specific itinerary as well as standard immunizations
    • administering immunizations as desired
    • prescribing of appropriate medications as indicated
    • consultation is free of charge to full-time students
    • charges may be incurred for vaccinations and medications
    • An appointment is needed:
      • call 406-994-7287, 994-2311, or 994-4380                                   
      • or come on in to Student Health and scheduling with the Front Desk
      • BE SURE TO PLAN IN ADVANCE; appointments book up quickly especially towards the end of the semester                         

TRAVEL IMMUNIZATIONS and MEDICATIONS

  • almost anything you might need is available here from our Student Health Service Pharmacy
  • EXCEPTIONS are Yellow Fever Vaccination, Japanese Encephalitis Vaccination, Pneumococcal Vaccination
  • There is currently (Fall 2017) a major US Yellow Fever Vaccination (YFV) shortage; it is available in Montana ONLY at RiverStone Health in Billings; telephone 406-247-3382
  • Other vaccinations we do not carry (except YFV) may be available at Gallatin County Health Department 406-582-3100, 215 West Mendenhall, Bozeman; http://healthygallatin.org/immunizations/travel-clinic/
  • appointment needed; be sure to plan ahead!

YELLOW INTERNATIONAL VACCINATION CERTIFICATE ("Yellow Card") available on request at no charge

PRE-TRAVEL PHYSICAL EXAMS

    • May be needed for visas, University or other program applications, personal reasons
    • Offered free of charge at University Health Partners Medical Services
         An appointment is needed
    • Call 406-994-7287, 994-2311 or 994-4380
    • Or come on in to Student Health and schedule with the Front Desk
    • BE SURE TO PLAN IN ADVANCE; appointments book up quickly especially towards the end of the semester

FOLLOW-UP AND POST-TRAVEL APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE

  • free to full-time students

PLEASE CONTACT MSU Bozeman University Health Partners INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL CLINIC for more information 406-994-7287 or travelclinic@montana.edu

Catherine Ebelke PA-C, Coordinator

Certificate in Travel Health