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Emergency response

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Contact tree

In case of emergency while traveling, contact ISOS at 1-800-523-6586, or call collect at 1-215-942-8226. They can help you find a medical facility and assist with other medical and security concerns.

You should also contact the closest U.S. embassy or consulate, or the embassy or consulate from your country of citizenship.

Evacuation procedures

Depending on the nature and severity of the emergency, ISOS will provide assistance for an emergency evacuation from an international destination.

Other points of contact for emergencies while abroad are:

  • Office of Risk and Insurance Services: Kevin Wysner, 404-778-7937
  • Office of Critical Event Preparedness and Response: Sam Shartar, 404-712-1300
  • Emory Police Department: 404-727-6111 (emergency)

Non-emergency points of contact while abroad:

  • Emory's travel agencies: 404-727-3000
  • Emory's Global Services: Chris Rapalje, 404-727-9127
  • Emory Police Department non-emergency contact: 404-727-8005 (monitored 24/7), or email (monitored during business hours)