Global Health Forms for UNC Medical Students traveling in an approved UNC role abroad. This includes any international travel where you are in an educational setting as a UNC student regardless of academic credit or funding.


Before you Depart

Pre-Clinical Elective Request Form (.doc) This form is required for medical students who are completing a credit-bearing global health elective in addition to international global health work. After you have met with the OIA Program Manager and clarified the UNC Faculty Advisor for your international elective, submit the form to Leanne Shook in the Office of Student Affairs.

Global Health Elective - Preceptor Evaluation of Student Your on-site supervising physician completes this form. You bring it back and return it to your UNC faculty advisor.

  • Involved in International Research Abroad?

Compelte this required Training for students involved in IGHID international clinical research

  • Travel, Health and Safety Documents

Code of Conduct Form

UNC SOM Student and Faculty Insurance Form (web form)

UNC SOM Emergency Plan for International Travel (.pdf)

When You Return

Global Health Experience- Student Evaluation of Elective 2017 group work photo
This is required no more than 4 weeks after your return date. All students who travel in a UNC role, regardless of academic credit or funding, are required to complete and return this evaluation via email to the OIA Program Manager to serve as a resource for future students. Failure to do this will result in a hold placed on your student account until this is confirmed by the OIA.

UNC SOM Travel Warning Policy (.pdf)

Foundations in Global Health Geo-journal (.doc)

Conference Support