Health and Safety

Your safety is our priority. Below, we've compiled resources for your health and safety during the course of your internship.

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Please check out Stanford's International Travel Assistance Program for Medical, Personal, Travel and Security Assistance Services:

Stanford Traveler Emergency Line (STEL)

For medical or other emergency assistance while abroad, please call the Stanford Travel Emergency Line  +1 (833) 496-0303, toll free.

International SOS (ISOS) - download ISOS App

International SOS is a valuable resource provided by Stanford to support travelers with medical, security, and other travel services.


Visit the Vaden health portal, or contact the Vaden Health Center:

  • Medical Services: (650) 498-2336
  • Confidential Support Team (located at Kingscote Gardens): (650) 736-6933 (for urgent sexual assault situations, call 650-725-9955)

  • Counseling and Psychological Services: (650) 723-3785

  • Insurance and Referral Office: (650) 723-2135

  • Well-Being at Stanford (located at Kingscote Gardens): (650) 723-0821

  • MORE Physical Therapy, Inc.: (650) 723-3195

  • Walgreens at Vaden (Pharmacy): (650) 815-2000

  • Administration: (650) 725-1364