Pre-Departure Orientation

Pre-departure Orientation Session for Students Traveling Abroad


The GHI provides a pre-departure orientation for students traveling abroad.   Framework Scholars, MHIRT Scholars, and Global Health Scholarly Concentrators are invited to attend this one-day training session.

The orientation session covers the following topics:

  • personal health and safety
  • vaccinations
  • cultural issues
  • practical advice for living overseas
  • responsible conduct in research
  • HIV 101

Please see attached presentations given on May 9 and May 16, 2014 plus additional reading materials: