CDC app includes vaccines needed for international travel
from the AAP Division on Quality
An app from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention called TravWell helps international
travelers build a trip and get destination-specific vaccine recommendations. Additionally,
the app provides a travel preparation checklist and customizable healthy travel packing
Other features of the free app include the ability to store travel documents, keep
a record of traveler medications and immunizations, and set reminders to get vaccine
booster doses or take medications when traveling.
The app also includes recommendations from the CDC, travel features available offline
and emergency services phone numbers for every destination.
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