HEALTH CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences (GSBS)

Physical Exam within the past year.

 Documentation of:

  • Measles, mumps and rubella -  Dates of immunization or titers
  • Completed Hepatitis B series (series of 3 vaccines) or titer.
  • A one-time Tdap (Pertussis component included) is required
  • Varicella (chicken pox) Date of disease or dates of 2 doses of Varicella, or titer.
  • 2 Step TST: Documentation of 2 TST including mm of induration, or Quantiferon Gold serology or T-Spot results.

If TST is positive, a copy of a CXR within the past year must be included and treatment, if any.

Health clearance form must be signed by the student’s provider.

NOTE: THERE ARE NO ANNUAL REQUIREMENTS FOR EXISTING GSBS STUDENTS.