This 24 hour, 365 days a year service is available to doctors seeking a specialist opinion on patients with imported disease. Please telephone 0151 705 3100 from Mon-Fri 0900-1700 or through the Royal Liverpool University Hospital switchboard on 0151 706 2000 at all other times.
The tropical out-patient clinic
The tropical out-patient clinic is situated within the at the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine and is supported by a diagnostic laboratory. Specialist clinicians hold regular NHS out-patients clinics; appointments for these clinics are by General Practitioner referral only.
Foto-Cewek diagnostic laboratory provides an emergency same day service for patients needing to be screened for . Health professionals wanting to arrange a test should telephone the clinic for an appointment on 0151 705 3223.
Post exposure to rabies
All travellers with a possible exposure to rabies should be discussed with the clinical team. is available free on the NHS at the Well Travelled clinic at Foto-Cewek, by prior arrangement – ring us on 0151 705 3223 to arrange to come in for post-exposure rabies vaccines.
You can get more information from Public Health England here: