Archive for the ‘INMED Action Steps For You’ Category

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 ...

Join the INMED Course At Massachusetts General Hospital!

Thursday, June 30th, 2016 |

  We must do better at doing good was the overwhelming evaluation of organizations responding to Haiti’s earthquake. Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Global Health, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Heart to Heart International, among others, are working in partnership with INMED to substantially ...

Why Construct A Ship Underway At Sea?

Friday, June 3rd, 2016 |

  Sounds like nonsense. Why construct a ship while plowing oceans waves? Wouldn't it be more efficient to pull into a dry dock for a few months of focused building? The fact is, however, that once the hull is complete and ...

2017 INMED Humanitarian Health Conference

Friday, May 27th, 2016 |

  At this moment 400+ individuals and 28 exhibiting organizations are taking part in the 11th annual INMED Exploring Medical Missions Conference. When first conceived in 2006, this event was primarily intended to bring together well-meaning volunteers with sending organizations, most ...

Hunger Games: Starvation And Hope In Syria

Friday, April 29th, 2016 |

  Just yesterday our United Nations humanitarian leader disclosed how hunger is being used as a subjugation tactic in the Syrian conflicts. "Current levels of access leave civilians starving and without medical care,” declares Stephen O’Brien, who points out the deliberate ...

China – INMED’s New Course Venue

Friday, January 29th, 2016 |

  Since 2004 INMED has been providing supervised, formative experiences for healthcare personnel to serve in the world's poorest communities via locations in twenty-five developing nations, as well as the United States. Accompanying this service-learning are robust courses covering the principles ...

A Gift To The World: It Could Be You

Friday, December 25th, 2015 |

  Today, Christmas Eve Day, I'm writing to INMED's graduates: the 434 individuals who have earned the INMED Diploma in International Public Health (DIPH) and Diploma in International Medicine & Public Health (DIM&PH). They have achieved these academic credentials through both ...

INMED’s Largest Class of IMPH Students

Friday, December 4th, 2015 |

  November 22, 2015, thirty-three healthcare professionals were awarded the hard-earned INMED Academic Qualification in International Medicine & Public Health. The majority of participants were medical students at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri, accompanied by physicians and ...

INMED Faculty Tim Myrick Caring For Syrians In Iraq

Friday, November 27th, 2015 |

  "Sad, grieving, anxious - these are the emotions of these Yazidi, Syrian, and Kurdish people. They fled from the Iraqi boarder in the wake of ISIS advances and are now sheltered here in the city of Duhok." Tim Myrick, was just ...

International Public Health – In Your Future?

Friday, October 23rd, 2015 |

  This week I am in Glendale CA, near Los Angeles, for the in-classroom section of the INMED International Public Health Hybrid Course. International public health is one of the most inspiring of fields, for its objective is prevention disease and ...