IAMAT |International Association of Medical Assistance to Travellers| IAMAT |International Association of Medical Assistance to Travellers|

Our Team

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Keeping you healthy on your trip to anywhere

Sandra Ferguson

Membership Officer

Daphne Hendsbee, BA

Communications and Marketing Specialist

Claire Westmacott, MPH

Health Writer and Research Specialist

Tullia Marcolongo, MA
Certificate in Travel Health®

Executive Director


Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors provides governance, strategic direction, and support. All Board members participate on a voluntary basis.

Robert C. Haru Fisher

Director Emeritus, New York, USA

Mike Marcolongo, BA

Chair, Guelph, Canada

Seth Perlman, JD

Secretary, New York, USA

Shirley Cheng, BMed, MPH

Treasurer, Mississauga, Canada

William W. Forgey, MD
Certificate in Travel Health®

Merrillville, USA

Scott Power, BA

Los Angeles, USA

International Medical Advisory Board

The International Medical Advisory Board provides us with medical and travel health advice. All Board members participate on a voluntary basis.

Elaine C. Jong, MD  - Chair

Clinical Professor (Emeritus) of Medicine, University of Washington Consultant in Traveller's Health and Clinical Tropical Medicine, Seattle, USA

Santanu Chatterjee, MBBS, DTM&H

Consultant Physician in Travel and Tropical Medicine, Calcutta, India

Dong Chang Ling, MD

Consultant Physician in Travel Medicine, Beijing, China

William W. Forgey, MD
Certificate in Travel Health®

Assistant Clinical Professor of Family Medicine, Indiana University, Northwest Campus Merrillville, USA

Melvyn M. Nizny, MD, DLF

Adjunct Faculty Member of the Cincinnati Psychoanalytic Institute General, Occupational, and Forensic Psychiatrist, Cincinnati, USA

Larry W. Skiba, MD

Member, Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners, Christchurch, New Zealand

Ross Tannebaum MD, FACEP, FAAEM

IAMAT Physician Advisor and Attending Emergency Physician, Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, USA

Zhang Min, MD

Guangdong International Travel Healthcare Center, Guangzhou, China


Last reviewed and updated: July 18, 2018

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