Travel Clinic

Norris Health Center is committed to helping UWM students stay healthy while traveling abroad.

Our staff:

  • Will provide general advice for traveling.
  • Will review your travel itinerary, personal health and immunization history, then combine information obtained from the CDC and Travax to determine your individualized travel needs.
  • Will provide travel and routine immunizations as well as prescriptions for travel.
  • Will provide specific travel advice and handouts.

We recommend scheduling travel consultations well in advance (6-8 weeks).

  • Travel Consult appointments for Asia, Africa, Central/South America and the Middle East must be scheduled at least 4 weeks prior to departure.
  • All other destinations require an appointment 2 weeks prior to departure.

To schedule an appointment for a travel consultation:

  1. Call Norris Health Center at (414)-229-4716 to schedule your 30 minute Preliminary Travel Appointment with the Travel Nurse.
  2. Download and complete the  Norris Health Center Travel Form.
  3. Bring your completed form to your Travel Nurse Appointment.
  4. At the appointment, the travel nurse will review the forms and health history and will then schedule you for a
    • Travel Consultation Appointment with a Doctor or Nurse Practitioner (45 minutes).
    • Travel Immunization Appointment with a nurse (30 minutes).
  5. Contact our travel nurse if you have any questions at travelnurse-nhc@uwm.edu.