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Welcoming International Students to Campus: Considerations for Travel, Vaccinations, Testing and Quarantine

Recorded On: 05/10/2021

Welcoming International Students to Campus: Considerations for Travel, Vaccinations, Testing and Quarantine


In this webinar, listen to experts from the field, the CDC and the State Department discuss the issues related to international students, including the current CDC guidance and additional considerations for students, staff, and faculty. The session will cover:

  • Current CDC guidance
  • International vaccine status
  • Study abroad issues
  • Visa considerations
  • Xenophobia and other concerns for international students

Objectives

1. Describe visa and travel requirements impacting international students. 
2. Describe CDC international travel guidelines and their implications for student arrival on campus.  
3. Discuss vaccination challenges and decision-making for students receiving vaccine outside the United States.
4. Discuss prevention of and action steps to address xenophobia.

Session Information 

Format: Self-paced, recorded webinar
Original Recording Date: May 7, 2021  
Release Date: May 10, 2021

Expiration Date: August 7, 2021 
After the expiration date, this webinar will no longer be accessible for viewing or downloading.

Cost: 
FREE

Speaker(s)

Catherine Ebelke PA-C, CTH, FACHA
Physician Assistant, Certificate in Travel Health
International Travel Clinic Coordinator
Chair ACHA Travel Health Coalition
Member ACHA COVID-19 Task Force
Montana State University
Bozeman, Montana

Natalie Schlegel, BA, MBA
NAFSA Trainer Corps Workshop Dean for Managing the Education Abroad Office
Director of International Education
Bentley University
Waltham, Massachusetts

Nia DeYounge
Director of the Center for International Students and Scholars
Bentley University
Waltham, Massachusetts

Cindy Friedman, MD
Chief, Travelers' Health Branch
Division of Global Migration and Quarantine
National Center for Emerging Zoonotic and Infectious Diseases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 
Atlanta, GA 

Katie Strong
Student and Exchange Visitor Visa Policy Analyst at the Bureau of Consular Affair
US Department of State

Jessica MacNeill
CDC Vaccine Task Force


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