Passport Health Charlotte Nursing Staff The registered nurses of Passport Health Charlotte have 20 years combined experience in travel health. They have counseled thousands of clients traveling to all parts of the world for business, pleasure and for missionary work. Their professional memberships include the International Society of Travel Medicine (ISTM). Please call 704-921-5663 to schedule your travel consultation with Lisa, Linda, Vicki, Marcia, or Susie to discuss your travel health needs today! Lisa Cox, R.N., B.S.N. Travel Medicine Specialist University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington, Texas Bachelor of Science in Nursing Lisa has been an RN for 30 years, previously working in the medical surgical area and labor and delivery before joining the Passport Health Team as a Travel Medicine Specialist in 2011. Her favorite part of Passport Health is that each day is different. The opportunities to meet new people, help them plan for their trips and to provide for safe travel, makes each day so interesting and rewarding. She enjoys meeting so many interesting people on a daily basis and she takes extra care in ensuring that everyone is prepared to stay healthy on their trip! In her spare time, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family and weekend getaways with her husband! Linda Fabian, R.N., B.S.N. Travel Medicine Specialist Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan Bachelor of Science in Nursing Linda has been a nurse for over 28 years! She began her nursing career in Michigan, working in General Surgery. After moving to Charlotte in 1993, she became a Clinical Coordinator for an Internal Medicine, Family Practice and Pediatric Medical Group. She began working as a Travel Medicine Specialist with Passport Health in 2015. Passport Health allows Linda to educate her clients on how to be safe and stay healthy while traveling. Each day brings a new opportunity to learn more about the dynamic field of travel medicine, and she shares that learned knowledge with her clients. Linda enjoys new challenges, meeting new people every day and talking to them about their exciting adventures abroad. In her spare time, Linda loves spending time with her family, walking, practicing yoga, cooking, reading and cheering on the Michigan State Spartans during football and basketball season! Vicki Ramsey, R.N., B.S.N. Travel Medicine Specialist Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina Bachelor of Science in Nursing Certificate in Travel Health Vicki has worked as a Travel Medicine Specialist at Passport Health for the past 17 years! After graduating from Clemson, Vicki worked in hospital settings and in public health. In 2011, after extensive study and testing, Vicki was awarded the prestigious International Society of Travel Medicine’s (ISTM) Certificate in Travel Health. Vicki’s travels have brought her to China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Mexico, Jamaica and the Dominican Republic! In her free time, Vicki enjoys reading, dancing, biking and cheering for the UNC Tar Heels and the Clemson Tigers! Susie Burgess, R.N., B.S.N. Travel Medicine Specialist Grossmont College / University of San Diego, San Diego California Bachelor of Science in Nursing Susie has been a registered nurse for over 35 years! She began working as a travel health specialist at Passport Health in 2012. Susie and her family have traveled throughout the Continental U.S., Hawaii, Alaska, Canada and parts of Mexico and the Caribbean. She loves travel and looks forward to more trips abroad now that the family has grown! Health and wellness education is a passion of hers and she looks forward to assisting all of our travelers with their needs and making sure they have the necessary information to have a safe journey! In her free time, Susie enjoys gardening, hiking and reading! She participated in Taekwondo for over ten years and earned a Third Degree Black Belt! Stephanie Miller, R.N., B.S.N. Travel Medicine Specialist University of Maryland Bachelor of Science in Nursing Stephanie began her nursing career at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington DC, where she enjoyed working in a dynamic, teaching environment gaining exposure to many cutting edge medical techniques and surgical procedures in post-surgical ophthalmology and urology. She then transitioned to a business environment and worked with insurance companies in managed care. Stephanie began working as a Travel Medicine Specialist with Passport Health in 2016! After moving to Charlotte in 1995, Stephanie became a school nurse providing day-to-day and specialty care to 700+ students and faculty. She still holds that job part time which she considers to be very rewarding! Stephanie has enjoyed branching out into the very interesting field of Travel Medicine! It is the perfect blend of nursing care and patient education. Every day is challenging and brings the opportunity to meet someone new and to learn about their travels all over the world. It is rewarding to her to provide assistance to clients in planning for a safe and healthy trip! ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ Marcia Lovett, R.N. Flu Clinic and On-Site Physical Specialist Goldfarb School of Nursing at Barnes-Jewish College, St. Louis, Missouri Associates Degree in Nursing Marcia has been a registered nurse for over 45 years! Before beginning her work as a Travel Medicine Specialist in 2013, Marcia worked as a pediatric nurse. Most recently Marcia’s role at Passport Health has changed. She is now part of our Flu Clinic and On-Site Physical team. When Marcia was giving travel consultations, she loved meeting her patients and enjoyed hearing about their plans to travel all over the world! Her travels take her to England each year to visit her grandchildren! Other countries that she has visited are France, Germany, Italy, Greece and Istanbul, Turkey. Providing remarkable preventative care is of the utmost importance to Marcia! In her free time, Marcia loves to travel and enjoys yoga!