The College’s Publishing arm, ACTM Publications, produces a number of relevant and innovative publications for its members.

These publications access the broad expertise within tropical medicine available in the College and the region, and include books, periodical publications, proceedings, and newsletters.


Annals Of The ACTM: A Journal of Tropical and Travel Medicine

Official Journal of The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine.

The Annals of the ACTM are published twice a year. Printed copies of the Annals are supplied free to all members of the College or are available to non members from the College Secretariat. Adobe Acrobat versions are available from the archives by clicking on the logo to the left.


ACTM Bulletin

Official Newsletter of The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine.

The ACTM Bulletin is published twice per year.All College member receive a printed copy of each Bulletin, Adobe Acrobat versions of the Bulletin are available from the archive by selecting the logo on the left. Advertising rates are available on application to the College Secretariat.


Travel Medicine Briefcase

Travel Medicine Supplement to the ACTM Bulletin.

Published by The Australasian College of Tropical Medicine Faculty of Travel Medicine in association with the New Zealand Society of Travel Medicine as a supplement to the ACTM Bulletin. Members of the College recieve a printed hard copy of this with their biannial Bulletin. Copies in Adobe Acrobat format can be downloaded by clicking the logo on the left.


Dictionary of Tropical Medicine

World’s leading online Dictionary of Tropical Medicine.

This live and ever expanding publication can be accessed online by clicking the logo to the left. This Dictionary ranks number one on Google and Google Australia (04-11-07). Click on the dictionary thumbnail to access the dictionary.


Primer of Travel Medicine

Practical information for the GP or health professional.

Available from the College Secretariat as a print version only.

Soft cover, 256 pages. First published in 1996, the Primer of Travel Medicine is now in its third revised edition. It is the ideal text for those studying travel medicine who want an introduction to the field.


Primer of Tropical Medicine

The ACTM’s current major online publishing project The aim is to the World’s leading online textbook of tropical medicine.


Environmental Change and Human Health Case Studies

A series of ebooks in Adobe Acrobat format available to members and non members alike by simple download. We believe the title is self explanatory.


Jellyfish Newsletter

Now published by the International Consortium of Jellyfish Stings as the Jellyfish Sting Newsletter.

Produced twice yearly, this Newsletter is now available at:


Malaria: The Australian Experience 1843 – 1991 by Margaret Spencer

Sorry, currently out of print.

 Soft cover 215 pages. It is in process of being reprinted and will be available as a web based publication, either as an e-book or pdf download. Click on the logo for details from the index, Forward to the first edition and the Preface from the first edition.