Focused Journals in Travel Medicine; A Valuable Chance for Developing Countries!


1 Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran

2 Health Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Velayati A, Saburi A. travel medicine as an important aspect of global health; much still need to be done. Int J Travel Med Glob Health. 2014;1(1):1-2.
Aimee Lee Ball. A brief history of travel medicine. Available at:
Journal of Travel Medicine. Available at:
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease. Available at:
Travel Medicine News. Available at:
Tropical Diseases, Travel Medicine and Vaccines. Available at:
Steffen R, DuPont HL. Travel medicine: what's that?. Journal of Travel Medicine. 1994;1:1-3.
Hill DR, Ericsson CD, Pearson RD, Keystone JS, Freedman DO, Kozarsky PE, et al. The practice of travel medicine: guidelines by the infectious diseases society of America. Clin Infect Dis. 2006;43(12):1499-539.
American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Available at:
Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. Available at:
Philip Stevens. Diseases of poverty and the 10/90 Gap. International Policy Network, 2004. Available at:
Trouiller P, Olliaro P, Torreele E, Orbinski J, Laing R, Ford N. Drug development for neglected diseases: a deficient market and a public-health policy failure. Lancet. 2002 Jun 22;359(9324):2188-94.
Trouiller P, Torreele E, Olliaro P, White N, Foster S, Wirth D, Pécoul B. Drugs for neglected diseases: a failure of the market and a public health failure?. Trop Med Int Health. 2001 Nov;6(11):945-51.
Millet P. Status of research and development for control of tropical diseases: hypocrisy, indifference or lack of coordination. Med Trop (Mars). 2006 Dec;66(6):542-8.
Morel CM, Acharya T, Broun D, Dangi A, Elias C, Ganguly NK, et al. Health innovation networks to help developing countries address neglected diseases. Science. 2005 Jul 15;309(5733):401-4.
Stirner B. Stimulating research and development of pharmaceutical products for neglected diseases. Eur J Health Law. 2008 Dec;15(4):391-409.