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The Office of International Affairs (OIA) serves as the front door for international initiatives. Its vision is to coordinate and provide support for all global activity and work with WCM Global Leaders to foster collaborative educational, research and clinical projects while providing resources to faculty, staff and students that travel on behalf of Weill Cornell Medicine.​​

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Faculty Spotlight

Weill Cornell Medicine is proud to encourage and promote Global Health Initiatives from our faculty and provides clinicians and clinician scientists with the freedom to pursue humanitarian work, education and research abroad.

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Travel Resources

Register your travel and learn more about resources when you travel on behalf of WCM.

Collaborate With Us

The Global Initiatives Team under the Office of International Affairs has vast experience in facility, clinical and educational program development that involve a strategic and culturally sensitive approach. We look forward to growing our reach through additional collaborations with international partners.


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