Archive for the ‘INMED Action Steps For You’ Category

You Too Can Join Us – Angola Day 30

Sunday, July 30th, 2017 |

  Departing Angola today I'm mostly impressed with the opportunities. CEML Hospital, and its affiliate Kalukembe Hospital, have years of solid experience providing care to the least of these. One bold step forward is to multiply the number of Angolans with ...

INMED in China – Coming This Summer

Friday, June 9th, 2017 |

  Do you live in Asia or the Pacific? Do you have a heart for serving the poor in your own nation? INMED is overjoyed to announce that again this year our International Medicine & Public Health Hybrid Course will be ...

Harvard’s Massachusetts General Hospital Launches INMED Courses

Friday, May 26th, 2017 |

  Healthcare for refugees, victims of disaster and the ultra-poor presents unique challenges and requires special skill. INMED's mission is to provide healthcare personnel with such skill, and our International Medicine & International Public Health Hybrid Courses are premiere resources.   INMED Courses ...

China: INMED Launches Advanced Family Physician Training

Friday, March 31st, 2017 |

  China's medical system was built around care by subspecialists: cardiologists managing hypertension, endocrinologists overseeing diabetes mellitus, gastroenterologist treating GERD. Like the United States in the 1970s and 80s, China's policy makers today recognize the profound inefficiencies of this organ-system approach ...

UN’s Disabled Syrian Refugee Specialist Opens The INMED Conference

Friday, February 24th, 2017 |

  "We Kurds are a persecuted people, condemned for centuries by foreign lords," proclaims Iraqi Kurdish attorney Lawand Talal. "So when Syrians fleeing utter terror from ISIS arrive at our borders how can we not but respond with compassion? We know ...

INMED Distinctives: Field Experience

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 |

  Asena Madison, pictured second from the left, is presently serving in Ghana at Ankaase Methodist Hospital - an experience demanding astute skills in unusual diseases of poverty, complicated obstetric problems, and cross-cultural dilemmas. You remember Asena, don't you? In my ...

RNs Are Welcome in the Premier INMED Course

Friday, January 27th, 2017 |

  No name is a perfect reflection on the substance of an organization. GE makes more the light bulbs. NASA goes far beyond launching rockets. Similarly, INMED - the Institute for International Medicine - offers opportunities beyond curative healthcare and not simply ...

“What Is Aleppo?”

Friday, September 9th, 2016 |

  This week the presidential candidate of a well-known United States political party was asked their plan for Aleppo. In response, the candidate replied, "What is Aleppo?" Shocking, but not at all surprising. Today Americans are consumed with the season football ...

INMED’s 25th International Medicine And Public Health Course

Friday, August 19th, 2016 |

  A dearth of accessible international health academic resources existed when we launched INMED in 2003. Sure, one who attend the Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene. But this required tens of thousands of dollars, plus six months living in ...

INMED Counts By The Numbers

Friday, August 12th, 2016 |

  We at INMED are all about personal accounts. We emphasize stories both of people in great need who are assisted with compassion and expertise, and people whose lives are transformed through personal sacrifice and service on behalf of our world's ...