Travel Health

  • Current and individualized health risk information
  • Review of travel itinerary, previous immunizations, and individual health needs
  • Advice on recommended and/or required immunizations
  • Information on malaria prophylaxis as well as prevention and/or treatment of travel-related illnesses specific to your destination
  • Recommendations for traveler's first aid kit and water purification
  • Post-travel care and consultation, as needed

Vaccinations (Shots)
Travel vaccinations include: Malaria, Yellow Fever, Typhoid, and COVID
For a list of vaccinations available at SHS and self-pay fees, click here.

Plan Ahead

It is important to plan ahead as some vaccinations require a series of shots and must be completed a month or more before travel.

Please bring the following to your appointment:

  • Complete immunization records
  • Travel program paperwork (if applicable)
  • Your travel itinerary
  • A list of current medications

Make an appointment for 4-6 weeks before you leave. Click here to make an appointment.

Please arrive 10-15 minutes before your appointment to fill out any necessary paperwork.
*Arriving late may result in your being rescheduled.

If you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment:
Call 813-974-2331 at least 2 hours before your scheduled appointment to avoid a $20 no-show charge.

More information:
Travel Health @ USF Video
Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)
World Health Organization (WHO)
USF Education Abroad
Pre-Departure Info Sheet (PDF)