Pre-Travel Orientation

Pre-Travel Orientation Session for Students Traveling Abroad


The GHI provides a pre-travel orientation session for students traveling abroad, including (but not limited to) MHIRT Scholars, Framework in Global Health Scholars, and AMS Summer Assistantship recipients. All are strongly encouraged to attend this one-day training session.

The orientation covers the following topics:

  • global health basics
  • personal health and safety
  • vaccinations
  • cultural issues
  • practical advice for living overseas
  • responsible conduct in research

Please see below for selected pre-travel training materials: