As of Monday, March 22, 2021, all visitors entering Massachusetts (including returning residents) are advised to quarantine for 10 days upon arrival, unless they have received a negative COVID-19 result on a test administered not more than 72 hours prior to arrival in MA OR are both fully vaccinated and asymptomatic. MA State requirements can also be viewed on MA.gov.

COVID-19 FAQs for Medical Students

Note: This site is being updated on an ongoing basis to incorporate answers to frequently asked questions received by Dean Garg (Medical Education) and Dean Jackson (Student Affairs).

Please submit your questions by using this form.

Any questions regarding personal health should be discussed with your primary care provider or Healthway.

Students who have medical questions related to the vaccine and post-vaccination side effects should call Healthway at 617-353-0550 from 7 am to 6 pm, 7 days a week, and press 2 to speak with a nurse.

The COVID-19 situation is evolving and the answers below may change based on new information.

General Questions

Class of 2024

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Class of 2023

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Class of 2022

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Class of 2021

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