Dr. Caplivski is Director of Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Travel Medicine Program. To find out more about this program, click here.
Together with co-director Dr. Natasha Anandaraja, he helps prepare adults and children for travel to tropical countries where infectious diseases such as yellow fever and malaria may be more prevalent. Both Dr. Caplivski and Dr. Anandaraja are graduates of the Gorgas Course in Clinical Tropical Medicine in Peru and have specialized training in evaluating and treating patients who have acquired illnesses while abroad.
Before your travel medicine visit you may wish to consult the CDC website for a list of the recommended vaccinations and precautions: http://wwwn.cdc.gov/travel/