Business travel

Occupational Health Unit Travel vaccines

Vaccines available from the Occupational Health Unit

What vaccines are available from the Occupational Health Unit?

We offer an extensive range of vaccines:

  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Combined Hepatitis A/Hepatitis B
  • Diptheria
  • Polio
  • Tetanus
  • Measles
  • Mumps
  • Rubella
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • Cholera
  • Tick-borne encephalitis
  • Meningitis ACW135Y
  • Typhoid
  • Influenza
  • Varicella
  • Rabies
  • Yellow Fever

Malaria prevention medication

Anti-malarial medication will be provided depending on your travel itinerary and your medical history.

Travel first aid kits

For work related travel, the Occupational Health Unit can supply small travel health kits. The basic medications kit contains a selection of simple medications relevant to your travel. The sterile kits contain a small selection of sterile medical supplies - this would only be advised if your itinerary means you will be remote from medical facilities.

The appropriateness of these kits will be discussed with you at your travel health consultation.

What is the approximate cost of the vaccines/malaria medication/kits?

Please contact us for an up to date list of costs for vaccinations.

Occupational Health Unit

  • Health and Safety Department
  • The University of Edinburgh

Contact details



Drummond Street Annexe
Drummond Street

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