Travel Services at SHS (Students)

Student Health Service (SHS) offers Travel Health appointments to individuals and groups for pre-trip consultations, immunizations, completion of study abroad forms, and post-travel health evaluations. If you are traveling to a country where a Travel Health consultation is advised, Student Health Service encourages you to make your appointment at least 4-6 weeks before your trip.  To schedule an appointment, visit the Student Health Service website.


Penn Travel Medicine (Faculty & Staff)

Penn Travel Medicine provides destination-specific medical consultation, including immunizations, prescription recommendations and the latest medical alerts and advisories. Faculty and staff can make an appointment by visiting the Penn Travel Medicine website.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

The CDC keeps an updated list of travel health advisories for every country.  Visit the “For Travelers” section (left column) to get a list of immunizations and/or medications needed to acquire before traveling.


International SOS Medical Alerts & Consultation

International SOS provides medical and security assistance to Penn travelers.  Visit the International SOS Penn Portal and click on “current medical alerts” (left column) for the latest medical updates by country.  Contact International SOS at 215-942-8478 (Penn Member ID 11BSGC000012) to speak directly with a travel medical professional.