Travel Clinic

Physicians & Staff


Christie Kelts, L.P.N.

Christie is a transplant from Idaho, coming down to go to the "U" and never leaving. She has worked for many years in the clinic setting, doing everything from Family practice to Orthopedics, before finally settling down with the Travel Clinic. She holds a Certificate in Travel Health from the International Society of Travel Medicine and loves to hear back from travelers that they had a great trip with no issues!! Her travel goal is to cruise around the world with National Geographic.


Nora Ann Sooklaris L.P.N.

Before beginning with the University of Utah, Nora Ann lived in the Bay Area working with the VA Hospital and with Mills-Peninsula Hospital. Nora Ann has now been a nurse at the University of Utah for 19 years. She has enjoyed working in the Resource Nursing Department visiting nursing units such as orthopedics, neurology, the burn unit, and telemetry. Nora spent 11 years working in Internal Medicine at the University's Madsen Health Center, and loves the challenge and excitement of working in travel medicine.

Nora's personal interests include concerts, the ballet and symphony. Nora and her husband enjoy traveling and volunteering their time to make dinners for the families at the Ronald McDonald House.


Jennifer Tateoka

Jennifer is the Travel Clinic's Outpatient Services Specialist. Her responsibilities include all of the Travel Clinic's scheduling, website administration, and billing tasks. She enjoys working with patients, and looks forward to helping you meet your pre or post travel needs.

Jennifer attended the University of Utah, where she earned a degree in Exercise and Sport Science with a minor in Health. She enjoys learning about anything health related and loves being physically active. Her personal interests include running, cooking, and finding new places to eat in Salt Lake.