Travelwise Vaccination Services
By appointment only
Travelwise Vaccination Services is run by University of Southern California (USC) Clinical Pharmacist, Dr. Carla Blieden. Dr. Blieden completed her undergraduate degree in Anthropology at the University of California at Berkeley and went on to graduate studies the University of Southern California where she obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy and Master of Public Health degrees. She received speciality training in travel medicine through the USC School of Pharmacy.
Travelwise Vaccination Services provides prescriptions for and administration of travel and routine vaccinations, all in one easy visit. We also provide prescriptions for malaria prophylaxis, antibiotics for travelers diarrhea and medications for prevention of altitude sickness. Our patients leave their travel appointments educated, immunized and, most importantly, prepared for their adventures.
Dr. Blieden is adjunct faculty at USC School of Pharmacy. When she is not giving shots, she splits her time between clinical work at a women's and children's HIV/AIDS clinic at LAC+USC Medical Center and teaching at the School of Pharmacy. Prior to Travelwise Vaccination Services, Carla practiced travel medicine at an independent pharmacy in West Hollywood.