Archive for the ‘INMED Grads In Action’ Category

From Germany To INMED And Papua New Guinea

Friday, December 30th, 2016 |

  Let me introduce you to Rebekah Rose, a medical student in Germany. Above is an except from her personal newsletter, chronicling Rebekah's growing interest in international healthcare, her participation in the INMED 2016 Pittsburgh PA International Medicine & Public Health ...

Matt Giesbrecht: Giving Haven In Haiti

Friday, October 14th, 2016 |

  "Yes, this is yet another Haitian town destroyed. It seemed like there was even less aid here. The town looked like it had been quite prosperous with cobblestone streets. Damage along the coastline was very severe. Either the houses were ...

Chinese Serving The Entire World

Friday, July 22nd, 2016 |

  “We Taiwanese are an island people; citizens of the sea. We are comfortable going everywhere." Let me introduce you to Edgar Wu, here receiving his INMED Academic Qualification in International Medicine & Public Health. Edgar is one of the most ...

Lana Borden Teaching Nursing in Zambia

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016 |

  In 2013 Lana Borden, an RN from Kansas City's Children's Mercy Hospital, we recognized with the INMED Diploma in International Public Health, which included her formative service-learning experience at Mushili Health Center in Zambia, southern Africa.   "In January I was in ...

Richard Randolph – 2016 INMED Humanitarian Crisis Response Award Recipient

Friday, March 25th, 2016 |

This award recognizes individuals and organizations who that provide exemplary disaster response services for highly vulnerable communities. In doing so, they accentuate the value of life and provide an exemplary model for us all. The Institute for International Medicine is ...

World’s Most Powerful People

Saturday, February 6th, 2016 |

  This week we witnessed the Iowa Caucuses. Next week come the New Hampshire Primaries. Each display some of our nation's most popular, influential people. But there exists power of a vastly different character and magnitude. The book of Matthew records ...

Mark And Angie Byler – Proving That Lives Matter

Friday, September 25th, 2015 |

  To where could a short-term international healthcare experience ultimately take you? Please consider the inspiring lives of Mark & Angie Byler. As a medical student, Mark studied hospital medicine for a few weeks in Kenya. Later, Mark and I were ...

South Sudan Dream Fulfilled

Friday, May 29th, 2015 |

  The most recent INMED Blog post from May 22 describes the remarkable journey of Sara Granville, 2009 INMED Diploma graduate, who recently began serving in South Sudan. But there is more to this heartwarming story that will intrigue you...   The 2013 ...

“Greetings from South Sudan!”

Friday, May 22nd, 2015 |

"Greetings from South Sudan! I just wanted to send you a thank you for your thoughts and prayers..." Sara Granville is physician assistant from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. In 2009 Sara earned the INMED International Medicine & Public ...

Changing Course From Kansas To Brazil

Friday, May 1st, 2015 |

Dale Whittom and his wife Lisa participated in the 2014 Exploring Medical Missions Conference (EMMC) and ended up moving to Brazil. They didn't see it coming, either. "My wife's a nurse practitioner and I'm an EMT. We have served on ...