Brown Medicine HealthTalk Podcast: Traveling with Chronic Health Conditions (Ep. 6)

Dr. Maria Mileno is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and a specialist in Travel Medicine with Brown Medicine’s Division of Infectious Diseases. Her specialties also include Bacterial Infections, HIV, AIDS and Travel Medicine to name a few.

With travel resuming in the wake of Coronavirus and travel-related restrictions being lifted, people are now more than ever looking for their next travel destination. Your COVID-19 vaccination is only the first line of defense in taking the recommended precautions against infections and illness needed for safe travel.  Join Dr. Mileno as she helps define medical terms such as ‘underlying conditions,’ ‘comorbidity,’ and ‘immunocompromised,’ and offers  tips on staying healthy while traveling with chronic conditions.