Tropical Medicine Short Course

A short revision course in tropical medicine & travel health.


all our notes on the Tropical Medicine centenary meeting in Townsville,QLD, 11-13th June, 2010

Snake bitten

David Warrell on why snake bite is one of the most neglected of tropical diseases

Lost for words

highlights of the Townsville tropical medicine centenary conference included a tropical medicine masterclass, plenary lectures on snake bite, emerging arbovirus infections, rickettsial diseases, traveller’s diarrhoea, travel-associated neurological diseases (including rabies) as well as MicroGnome’s very own Lab-in-a-box. Here we provide notes on those sessions.