Gail Rosselot, ANP, MS, MPH, COHN-S, FFTM, RCPS (Glas), FAANP
Practice & Course Director
Certificate in Travel Health (r)
Ms Rosselot is an internationally recongnized leader in travel health nursing. She is a certified adult nurse practitioner and certified occupational health nurse with special expertise in travel health and health education. Gail is a graduate of the Cornell University-NY Hospital School of Nursing, Columbia University School of Nursing, and the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. Since 1992 she has maintained a private practice for clinical, educational, and consulting services, Travel Well of Westchester, Inc., in Westchester County, NY.
Ms Rosselot has held clinical and management positions in college health, managed care, and employee health. She regularly consults, writes, and lectures on issues of health promotion and travel health. Travel health clients include Shoreland, Sony Music, Columbia University, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Merck, The American Liver Foundation, the Visiting Nurse Association, the CIA, CDC, and the Smithsonian.
Gail is a founding member of the International Society of Travel Medicine (www.istm.org) and served as Chair of the Nurses Professional Group. Presently she is a member of the Continuous Professional Development Committee, the Student Travel Abroad Special Interest Group and the Professional Education Committee. Gail is President-elect and a founding director of the American Travel Health Nurses Association (www.athna.org). She currently chairs the Competencies Task Force, is a member of the ATHNABlog editorial board and serves on the Communication Committee.
In 2003, Ms. Rosselot successfully sat for the ISTM Body of Knowledge exam and was awarded the ISTM Certifcate in Travel Health. In 2008 Gail was inducted as a Member into the Faculty of Travel Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, University of Glasgow. In 2009 she was inducted as a Fellow of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. In 2011 Gail was promoted to Fellow in the Faculty of Travel Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, University of Glasgow.
Ms. Rosselot frequently lectures at regional, national, and international conferences on travel health topics. She has contributed chapters to a number of travel health texts as well as the "Last Minute Traveler" section of the CDC Yellow Book. Recently she chaired a group to develop Scope and Standards in Travel Health Nursing in North America (ATHNA 2014). In recent months, Ms. Rosselot provided pre-travel training at the CDC Travel Health Branch, Penn State, and the Canadian Security Intelligence Services in Ottawa.
Travel Well of Westchester, Inc.