The International Journal of Travel Medicine and Global Health (IJTMGH) has been ranked as a Scientific and Research journal by the committee of the Iranian Medical Sciences Journals of the Ministry of Health and Education. The journal is a peer-reviewed international academic journal published quarterly by the International Travel Medicine Center of Iran. IJTMGH publishes papers in all fields of Travel Medicine & Global Health aiming to increase the understanding, diagnosis and treatment of various disorders which can be presented, deteriorated, and healed in a travel.

Our primary aim is to facilitate the exchange of ideas, hypothesis, techniques and information among all physicians. IJTMGH is an open access, peer-reviewed, online journal encompassing all diagnostic, prognostic, and therapeutic aspects of medicine in travels and is adhering to ICMJE and COPE recommendation.


Frequency: 4 Issues Per Year


There are no submission fees or article processing charges for authors.


Current Issue: Volume 8, Issue 3, Summer 2020, Pages 91-133 


1. Fear and Panic of COVID-19

Pages 91-92


Seyed Hassan Saadat; Morteza Izadi; Nematollah Jonaidi Jafari; Hassan Abolghasemi; Saeedreza Jamalimoghadamsiyahkali; Ali Jamalian; Saeid Fathi; Behzad Einollahi; Amir Hosein Ghazale; Ramezan Jafari; Mehdi Mesri; Mehrdad Ebrahimi; Mosa Asadi; Alireza Ghadian; Zohreh Rostami; Eghlim Nemati; Hassan Nikoueinejad; Bentolhoda Beyram; Seyed Mohammad Hossein Tabatabaei; Sina Imanizadeh; Milad Nafari; Mohammad Javanbakht

Original Article

4. Tuberculosis in Immigrants to Cartagena de Indias, Colombia

Pages 100-106


Dilia Fontalvo-Rivera; Enrique Mazenett; Luisana Cárcamo-Marrugo; Claudia Llerena-Polo; Doris Gómez-Camargo

6. Education Level and Self-rated Health in the United States: Immigrants’ Diminished Returns

Pages 116-123


Shervin Assari; Maryver Perez; Nay’Air Johnson; Nikesha Williams; Esmeralda Carrillo; Leslye Garcia; Xiaxiang Hollis

Case Series

7. First Local Transmission Cluster of COVID-19 in Malaysia: Public Health Response

Pages 124-130


Noor Ani Ahmad; Zhuo Lin Chong; Sunita Abd Rahman; Muhammad Haikal Ghazali; Ezy Eriyani Nadzari; Zazarida Zakiman; Suziana Redzuan; Salina Md Taib; Mohd Shaiful Azlan Kassim; Wan Noraini Wan Mohamed Noor

Case Report

8. The First Presentation of Pediatric COVID-19 With Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Unique Case Report

Pages 131-133


Shahin Jafarpour; Masoumeh Abedini; Fatemeh Eghbal; Amin Saburi