Betty Golightly, B.Sc. Pharmacy, Foundation in Travel Medicine (RCPHS-Glasgow)
President – Go Travel Health Inc.
Pre-Travel Consultant and Immunizer
Certificate in Travel Health™
Betty graduated from the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of Alberta and has practiced in retail-based pharmacy for most of her 28+ year career. Over the past decade, she has worked to combine her passions for travel and medicine. Betty has a Foundation in Travel Medicine from the Scottish Centre for Infection and Environmental Health and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons(Glasgow). Betty successfully challenged the International Society of Travel Medicine Certificate of Knowledge Examination and was one of the first pharmacists in Alberta to be “Authorized to Administer Medications by Injection”.
In addition to her practice at Go Travel Health Inc., she is a part-time Instructor in the Pharmacy Assistant Program at the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT). Betty has been a member of the Alberta Association of Travel Health Professionals since 1998 and a member of the International Society of Travel Medicine since 2003.
Through business, medical missions, schooling, and pleasure, Betty has managed to travel to five continents. Betty likes to stay active and enjoys golfing when weather permits.