Travel Application (LLU)

All travelers will need to fill out the Loma Linda University travel application to get approval for their overseas trip.

Traveler's Resources

Resources for travelers before and during their international trip.

International Conference Calling

GHI will help coordinate conference calls for approved LLUH international projects. Choose landline telephone conference calling or Zoom video conferencing.​ To learn more call 909-558-4420 or ext. 44420 from an on-campus telephone or fill out our online contact form.

Equipment and Supplies

Equipment and Medical Supplies

GHI assists with triage and the procurement of appropriate medical equipment and supplies for overseas mission work.

Cultural Education

Cultural Humility

As populations continue to increase, healthcare professionals are facing challenges to provide cross-cultural care to their patients. The study of cultural humility has been a gateway for healthcare professionals to self-reflect and examine their methods of administering care to patients. This presentation defines cultural humility as it relates to work ethics and patient dynamics. 

Cultural Competency

A guide to understanding the role of culture in the clinical encounter and paying particular attention to the relationship between culture, contexts and social structures.


CultureGrams™ is a leading reference for concise and reliable cultural information on the countries of the world including country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people. Access to database is granted through an LLUH VPN.

Online Mission Orientation for LLU Students and Faculty

Whether you've traveled before or not, serving overseas can be challenging. Learn how best to prepare and make the most of your time internationally. Please use your LLU credentials to enroll in this Canvas course.

Global News


The DailyChatter is an independent and non-partisan organization that scours 20+ global news sources each day to bring concise content of the most important global news. Free subscription for LLUH employees, faculty, and students. 

Global Health NOW

Global Health NOW, an initiative of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, is an essential daily read for anyone interested in U.S. and global public health. Every weekday, they aggregate and summarize the latest global health news—delivering all the day’s critical stories to your inboxh. Free subscription for LLUH employees, faculty, and students.