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Pre Departure Training Documents

Below is a list of documents that you will need to review prior to Pre-Departure Training.  After you have registered, please wait for an email from the Office of Global Health with further details on how to navigate this page.



Queen's University Pre-Departure Handbook_2018 updated by E. Matzinger

Cultural Humility Versus Cultural Competence: A Critical Distinction in Defining Physician Training Outcomes in Multicultural Education by Melanie Tervalon & Jann Murray-García

Global Health Ethics for Students by Andrew Pinto & Ross Upshur

Ethical dilemmas in medical humanitarian practice: Cases for reflection from Medecins Sans Frontieres by Julian Sheather & Tejshri Shah



First, Do No Harm: A Qualitative Research Documentary 

Duffle Bag Medicine by Maya Roberts

Towards a Common Definition of Global Health by Koplan et al.

Global Health Training: Ethics and Best Practice Guidelines for Training Experiences in Global Health by Crump J, Sugarman J, & Working Group on Ethics Guidelines for Global Health Training (WEIGHT)