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Harvard University's Global Emergency Assistance Program

Harvard Global Support Services (GSS) partners with International SOS to provide eligible Harvard students, faculty, and staff with 24/7 medical and security support and evacuation services. To expedite assistance, it’s vital that you register your itinerary in MyTrips.

Rest assured that whenever you travel internationally with Harvard sponsorship or on behalf of Harvard, you have a 24/7 resource on call, online, and on the ground to help with any medical and security questions, concerns, and situations that may arise. So if you need a medical or mental health referral, lose your medication, or experience a medical or security crisis, GSS and International SOS have a fully integrated program in place for you to receive the care and expertise that you need, whenever and wherever you need it. Review the eligibility guidelines for Harvard affiliates.

Leverage this powerful resource by contacting International SOS via Harvard’s dedicated hotline: +1-617-998-0000. Physicians, multilingual coordinators, operations managers, logistics support personnel, and medical and security professionals are always available to speak with you.

And before you travel, take advantage of the many International SOS online resources to learn about your destination—including:

  • country guides featuring social and business etiquette, health and safety data, required vaccines, and travel advice
  • email alerts about major incidents that could affect your travel
  • mobile app with push alerts, chat and check-in features, and tap-to-call


For accessibility support, call +1 213 316 4624

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Travel security advice provided in this report represents the best judgment of AEA International Holdings Pte. Ltd. Medical and health advice provided in this report represents the best judgment of AEA International Holdings Pte. Ltd. Advice in this report does not however provide a warranty of future results nor a guarantee against risk.

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