Polio vaccination booster is recommended for all travelers to countries with wild poliovirus

06/05/2019Visa

Polio vaccine booster is recommended for all travelers to countries with wild poliovirus (WPV) or vaccine-derived poliovirus (VDPV) circulation.

Travelers who are traveling to a country where the risk of getting polio is greater as below countries ,please ask your health care provide for the specific information on whether you need to be vaccinated booster or not.

Target countries: Indonesia, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Afghanistan, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Somalia, Angelia ,Niger, Mozambique.