Yvette McQueen, MD

Yvette McQueen, MD 

Emergency Medicine Physician

Yvette McQueen, MD, is an Emergency Medicine physician, travel doctor, instructor, speaker, entrepreneur, author, and consultant. She has traveled to over thirty countries worldwide, serving both travelers and local residents, promoting health education, travel wellness, and disease prevention. Dr. McQueen is also the CEO of MedQueen LLC, through which she offers travel medicine, urgent care, and nutritional consultations via telemedicine to individuals, executives, and travel groups.

To learn more, visit her website at www.yvettemcqueenmd.com


the story behind the book


A thorough and eye-opening guide to seasoned adventurers and first-time travelers alike, Travelpedia: A Quick Guide on How to Travel Efficiently, Healthy and Safely is your trusty source in making sure that your next trip will be the one of a lifetime! Written by Emergency Medicine physician and travel doctor Yvette McQueen, MD, these chapters clear your fears and answer questions about everything from booking tickets and getting through airport procedures to making the most out of city tours and obtaining medical care in foreign countries. Dr. McQueen covers the basics, the industry secrets, medical solutions, and all the tricks and details that will make you shout, “I never knew that!”

At the end of the book, you get a chance to apply your new knowledge and organize your next trip using the Vacation Planner worksheet. Go from hesitant couch dweller to explorer of the world with confidence!