International Travel


Cornell University has developed an International Travel Policy, which includes specific information for Weill Cornell Medical College travelers. Please be sure to read it before you leave. Also, before your trip ensure that you are prepared for health-related matters like vaccinations, medications and health-related advisories. You can also get country-specific information and advisories from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC).

Weill Cornell Travel Medicine (WCTM)

WCMC Health Plans for Faculty and Staff (Intranet)

WCMC Student Health Plan

WCMC Travel Accident Death & Dismemberment Insurance for Faculty and Staff (Intranet)

IF YOU ARE TRAVELING ABROAD ON MEDICAL COLLEGE BUSINESS, go to this link for our travel services program information

General travel abroad tips: This site describes the basics of the various forms of insurance that might be of use to the international traveler. The five major areas covered are: Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D); Trip Protection; International Medical Insurance; Annual Medical Insurance; and Emergency Medical Evacuation. It also includes information on several special types of insurance including Travel Supplier Bankruptcy/Default and Terrorism and War. There is also a Glossary of Terms.

U.S. State Department, Bureau of Consular Affairs: Provides general information on international travel, passports and laws and policies of foreign countries.

Tips for Traveling Abroad: International travel tips from the US State Department.

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