This session discusses whether MMR is ever a Travel Vaccine? An overview will look at epidemiology of the diseases. Who is eligible to receive the vaccine? How to tackle vaccine hesitancy around it and increase uptake.
Karen is a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Prescriber. She works in general practice, travel clinics, teaches travel health and has volunteered regularly in Kenya. She was part of the working party that published ‘Female genital mutilation: RCN guidance for travel health services’ in the UK. She is passionate about Immunisation and preventing vaccine preventable diseases.