Before You Go

FORMS

Please check with Dr. Maria Elena Ruiz at mruiz@sonnet.ucla.edu or Cindy James at cjames@sonnet.ucla.edu for latest application deadlines and forms

LEGAL DOCUMENTS

  • US Passport (must be in force for  six (6)  months post travel date)
  • If Applicable VISA-country specific requirement

(Participants must use their legal name in all documents, as listed on the Passport)

PRE-TRAVEL VIDEO AND QUIZZES

Students are required to complete the world health quiz on the mednet website listed below:

https://worldhealth.med.ucla.edu/pages/travel_health_safety

  • Please view DGSOM Global Health Program Health & Safety Talk video
  • Take the quiz at the end of viewing the video-you must earn a passing score
  • After viewing the quiz results, students must send a copy of their results to Dr. Maria Elena Ruiz: mruiz@sonnet.ucla.edu and Cindy James @cjames@sonnet.ucla.edu

TRAVEL INSURANCE

Students are required to register their travel with at the following website and provide confirmation to the International Program office.  During travel, students and faculty are required to carry their issued card

https://www.irm.ucla.edu/travel-insurance

HEALTH CLEARANCES

Please see Health Education and Resources link for the latest travel related health information, immunizations and other information specific to your travel.