MASTA Travel Health Zone

Returning to Destinations: The Holiday & Travel Show is the MASTA Travel Health Zone!

 

 

Your essential resource for all things travel health-related, MASTA (Medical Advisory Service for Travellers Abroad) will be bringing their team of expert nurses to Olympia in order to offer you free personalised advice on protecting yourself and staying healthy abroad.

 

Nurse Consultations:

Travel health is a complex and constantly evolving area of medicine, and our specialist MASTA nurses can help to decipher fact from fiction. In a world where advice for one person, may not be the same for another, let MASTA give you that all important peace of mind.


Come along and chat with us at the show. Learn about the latest information on any health risks in the countries you are visiting, how to reduce risk and details of all vaccines and antimalarials. Make sure you visit the Travel Health Zone to take advantage of this essential advice.

 

 

 

Travel Health Theatre:

Professor James Logan joined us again at the MASTA Travel Health Zone, at Destinations London 2019. Professor James Logan is a scientist, TV presenter (you may recognise him from Channel 4 Embarrassing Bodies) and internationally renowned research leader. Now, an associate professor at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, and Founder and Director of two companies, James specialises in parasites and entomology but his expertise spans many facets of biological science and natural history as well as travel health including outbreaks including Zika Virus.

 

 

As in previous years, MASTA nurses will be available to discuss travel health as well as delivering informative seminars hourly between 11 am and 4 pm at both Manchester and London events. Talks likely to centre around the following topics such as;

Malaria

Beastly Bugs

Japanese Encephalitis

Altitude Sickness

*Please note that talk titles and content may be subject to change closer to the show start dates. This is to incorporate the most recent outbreak and travel health issues as they arise.

Who are MASTA?

With well-established partnerships with Lloyds Pharmacy, Independent Pharmacy Chains, Bupa, Flight Centre and STA and combined with clinics based in NHS and Occupational Health establishments; they have a nationwide network of close to 200 clinics, with more on the horizon. MASTA are the leading experts in their field. 

Clinics are registered yellow fever centres and able to offer last minute, as well as Saturday and evening appointments, up until 8pm.

Quality underpins everything they do. Proven in travel health but respected for more, they also offer broader vaccination services such as flu, hepatitis B, shingles, pneumonia and meningitis to name just a few examples.

 

Find out more here