Global TravEpiNet

Global TravEpiNet is a national network of travel clinics across the United States. The network is supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is aimed at improving the health of those who travel internationally.

Overview

Travel Health Resources

Events

Members

Materials

Publications

GTEN Manuscripts
Peer Reviewed Abstracts and Posters
Ongoing Analysis

GTEN Manuscripts

  1. LaRocque RC, Ryan ET.  Personal Actions to Minimize Mosquito-Borne Illnesses, Including Zika Virus. Ann Intern Med. 2016;10.7326/M16-1397.  Full Text.
  2. Khan NM, Jentes ES, Brown C, Han P, Rao SR, Kozarsky P, Hagmann SH, LaRocque RC, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium (GTEN).  Pre-Travel Medical Preparation of Business and Occupational Travelers: An Analysis of the Global TravEpiNet Consortium, 2009 to 2012. Occup Environ Med. 2015 Oct 15. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Schwartz BS, Rosen J, Han PV, Hynes NA, Hagmann SH, Rao SR, Jentes ES, Ryan ET, LaRocque RC, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium.  Immunocompromised Travelers: Demographic Characteristics, Travel Destinations, and Pretravel Health Care from the U.S. Global TravEpiNet Consortium.  Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print]
  4. Adachi K, Coleman MS, Khan N, Jentes ES, Arguin P, Rao SR, LaRocque RC, Sotir MJ, Brunette G, Ryan ET, Meltzer MI, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Economics of Malaria Prevention in US Travelers to West Africa. Clin Infect Dis. 2014;58(1):11-21.
  5. Rao SR, LaRocque RC, Jentes ES, Hagmann SH, Ryan ET, Han PV, Kleinbaum DG, and Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Comparison of Methods for Clustered Data Analysis in a Non-Ideal Situation: Results from an Evaluation of Predictors of Yellow Fever Vaccine Refusal in the Global TravEpiNet (GTEN) Consortium. Int J Stat Med Res. 2014;3:215-223. Full Text.
  6. Deshpande BR, Rao SR, Jentes ES, Hills SL, Fischer M, Gershman MD, Brunette GW, Ryan ET, LaRocque RC, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Use of Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine in US Travel Medicine Practices in Global TravEpiNet. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014;91(4):694-698.  Full Text.
  7. Dolan SB, Jentes ES, Sotir MJ, Han P, Blanton JD, Rao SR, LaRocque RC, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Pre-Exposure Rabies Vaccination among US International Travelers: Findings from the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2014;14(2):160-167. Full Text
  8. Stoney RJ, Jentes ES, Sotir MJ, Kozarsky P, Rao SR, Larocque RC, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Pre-travel Preparation of US Travelers Going Abroad to Provide Humanitarian Service, Global TravEpiNet 2009-2011. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014;90(3):553-9. Full Text
  9. Hagmann S, LaRocque RC, Rao SR, Jentes ES, Sotir MJ, Brunette G, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Editor's Choice: Pre-Travel Health Preparation of Pediatric International Travelers: Analysis From the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. J Ped Infect Dis. 2013;2(4):327-334. Full Text.
  10. Jentes ES, Han P, Gershman MD, Rao SR, LaRocque RC, Staples JE, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Travel Characteristics and Yellow Fever Vaccine Usage Among US Global TravEpiNet Travelers Visiting Countries with Risk of Yellow Fever Virus Transmission, 2009-2011. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013;88(5):954-961. Full Text
  11. LaRocque RC, Deshpande B, Rao SR, Brunette G, Sotir M, Jentes ES, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Pre-Travel Health Care of Immigrants Returning Home to Visit Friends and Relatives. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2013;88(2):376-380. Full Text
  12. LaRocque RC, Rao SR, Lee J, Ansdell V, Yates, JA, Schwartz BS, Knouse M, Cahill J, Hagmann S, Vinetz J, Connor B, Goad J, Oladele A, Alvarez S, Stauffer W, Walker P, Kozarsky P, Franco-Paredes C, Dismukes R, Rosen J, Hynes N, Jacquerioz F, McLellan S, Hale D, Sofarelli T, Schoenfeld D, Marano N, Brunette G, Yanni E, Jentes ES, Sotir M, Ryan ET, and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Global TravEpiNet: A National Consortium of Clinics Providing Care to International Travelers—Analysis of Demographic Characteristics, Travel Destinations, and Pretravel Healthcare of High-Risk US International Travelers, 2009–2011. Clin Infect Dis. 2011;54(4):455-462. Full Text
  13. LaRocque RC, Jentes ES. Health Recommendations for International Travel: A Review of the Evidence Base of Travel Medicine. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2011;24(5):403-409. Full Text
  14. LaRocque RC, Rao SR, Tsibris A, Lawton T, Barry MA, Marano N, Brunette G, Yanni E, Ryan, ET. Pre-Travel Advice-Seeking Behavior among US International Travelers Departing from Boston Logan International Airport. J Travel Med. 2010;17(6):387-391. Full Text

Peer Reviewed Abstracts and Posters

  1. Hyle, E., Rao, S., Jentes, E., Fiebelkorn, A.P., Hagmann, S., Walensky, R., Ryan, E.T., and Larocque, R.  Pre-Travel Assessment of Measles Immunity Status and Administration of MMR for Adult International Travelers seen in Global TravEpiNet Sites.  IDSA, San Diego, CA, 2015.
  2. Lammert, S., Erskine, S., Jentes, E., Rao, S.R., Hagmann, S., MacAulay, B., Morse, R., Ryan, E.T., LaRocque, R. Development and Usage of Internet Tools to Improve Travelers’ Health: Pre-Travel PREP and TRhIP. 14th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Quebec City, QC, 2015.
  3. Lammert, S., Jentes, E.S., Erskine, S., Hagmann, S., Rao, S.R., Ryan, E.T., LaRocque, R. Refusal of Recommended Vaccines Among U.S. International Travelers in Global TravEpiNet.  14th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Quebec City, QC, 2015.
  4. Hagmann, S., Rao, S.R., LaRocque, R.C., Erskine, S., Jentes, E.S., Ryan, E.T.  Travel Characteristics and Pre-Travel Health Care among Pregnant or Breastfeeding Women Preparing for International Travel:  Analysis for the U.S. Global TravEpiNet Consortium. 14th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Quebec City, QC, 2015.
  5. Deshpande B, Rao S, Brunette G, Sotir M, Gershman M, Jentes E, Hills S, Fischer M, Ryan ET, LaRocque R. Use of Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine in U.S. Travel Medicine Practices in Global TravEpiNet. 62nd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Washington, D.C., 2013.
  6. Coleman, M.S., Adachi, K., Khan, N., Jentes, E.J., Arguin, P., Rao, S.R., LaRocque, R.C., Sotir, M.J., Brunette, G., Ryan, E.T., Meltzer, M.I. Economics of Malaria Prevention in United States Travelers to West Africa.  13th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2013.
  7. Schwartz, B., Rosen, J., Han, P., Hynes, N.A., Rao, S.R., Jentes, E.S., LaRocque, R.C., Ryan, E.T. Immunocompromised Travelers from the U.S.: Demographic Characteristics, Travel Destinations, and Pre-Travel Health Care from the U.S. Global TravEpiNet Consortium. 13th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2013.
  8. LaRocque, R.C., Deshpande, B., Rao, S.R., Brunette, G.W., Sotir, M.J., Jentes, E.S., Ryan, E.T. Pre-Travel Health Care of Immigrants Returning Home to Visit Friends and Relatives. 13th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2013.
  9. LaRocque, R.C., Deshpande, B., Rao, S.R., Brunette, G.W., Gershman, M.D., Jentes, E.S., Hills, S.L., Fischer, M., Ryan, E.T. Japanese Encephalitis Vaccine Administration Practices Among U.S. Travel Medicine Practices in Global TravEpiNet. 13th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Maastricht, Netherlands, 2013.
  10. Rao, S.R., LaRocque, R.C., Han, P., Jentes, E.S., Kleinbaum, D., Ryan, E.T. Comparison of Methods for Clustered Data Analysis in a Non-Ideal Situation: Results from the Global TravEpi Network (GTEN). International Indian Statistical Association Conference: Chennai, India, 2013. 
  11. Schwartz B, Rosen J, Han P, Hynes N, Rao S, Jentes E, LaRocque R, Ryan E. Immunocompromised International Travelers from the United States, 2009-2011: Preliminary Analysis of Demographic Characteristics, Travel Destinations, and Pre-travel Health Care from the Global TravEpiNet Consortium, IDSA, 2012.
  12. Dolan, S., Jentes, E.S., Sotir, M.J., Han, P., Blanton, J., Rao, S.R., LaRocque, R.C., Ryan, E.T., and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Pre-Travel Rabies Vaccine Use among U.S. travelers seen at Global TravEpiNet Clinics.  International Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA, 2012.
  13. Stoney R., Jentes E.S., Sotir M.J., Kozarsky P., Rao S.R., LaRocque R., Ryan E.T., and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Pre-Travel Preparation of US Travelers Going Abroad to Provide Humanitarian Service, Global TravEpiNet 2009-2010. Sixtieth Annual Meeting of the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene: Philadelphia, PA, 2011.
  14. Jentes, E.S., Han, P., Rao, S.R., LaRocque, R., Kozarsky, P., Ryan, E.T., and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Demographics, Destinations, and Yellow Fever Vaccine Usage Among US Travelers Visiting Countries with Risk of Yellow Fever Virus Transmission. 12th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine: Boston, MA. 2011.
  15. LaRocque, R.C., Rao, S.R., Lee, J., Ansdell, V., Schwartz, B.S., Knouse, M., Cahill, J., Hagmann, S., Vinetz, J., Connor, B., Goad, J., Oladele, A., Alvarez, S., Stauffer, W., Walker, P., Kozarsky, P., Franco-Paredes, C., Dismukes, R., Rosen, J., Schoenfeld, D., Marano, N., Brunette, G., Yanni, E., Jentes, E., Sotir, M., Ryan, E.T., and the Global TravEpiNet Consortium. Demographics, Travel Destinations and Pre-Travel Health Care Among U.S. International Travelers: Analysis of the Global TravEpiNet Surveillance Network. 12th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine: Boston, MA, 2011.
  16. LaRocque, R.C.  Global TravEpiNet: A Web-Based Data Collection Tool for Travel Medicine. 12th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Boston, MA, 2011.
  17. Hagmann, S., LaRocque, R.C., Rao, S.R., Jentes, E.S., Ryan, E.T. Pediatric International Travelers and Travel Health Preparations: Analysis from the U.S. Global TravEpiNet Consortium. 12th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine: Boston, MA, 2011

Ongoing Analyses

Cost-effectiveness of Measles Immunization
Vaccine Refusal
Pregnant & Breastfeeding Travelers

Contact

Please write to us at globaltravepinet@partners.org

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