Archive for the ‘INMED Training Sites In Action’ Category

Digital Health Records – Angola Day 8

Saturday, July 8th, 2017 |

  How can we best coordinate health records over multiple consultations and by multiple providers? This essential and complex question is relevant the world over, whether in North America or Angola. In both locations, digital health information is priority - though ...

INMED Faculty Serving Mosul, Iraq

Friday, May 19th, 2017 |

Dr. Bob for five years mentored fortunate INMED learners at his island clinic in Lake Victoria, Tanzania.  Impressive! But today he writes from a M*A*S*H style field hospital on the outskirts of Mosul - stronghold of ISIS and scene of ...

Two INMED Faculty Nominated For L’Chaim Prize

Friday, November 4th, 2016 |

  "Christian medical missionaries are the unsung and unheralded heroes of humanity —so we had the idea to create the Rabbi Erica and Mark Gerson L’Chaim Prize. L’Chaim means “to life” — and it is this gift that the Christian medical missionaries serving in ...

INMED Graduates First Students In China

Friday, July 29th, 2016 |

  A long-term INMED vision has been to expand our Course offerings to outside of the United States. Over the years South Africa, Australia, and India were considered locales. Last October the prospects brightened when   LIGHT offered to host this complex ...

Tom Kettler – 2016 INMED National Healthcare Service Award Recipient

Friday, May 6th, 2016 |

Many health care professionals within their own nations are sacrificing personal comfort in order to care for their neglected neighbors. The award recipients listed below are role models in providing health care for their own people. The Institute for International ...

Howard Searle – 2016 INMED Cross-Cultural Healthcare Leadership Award Recipient

Friday, April 15th, 2016 |

This award recognizes one who has made significant leadership contributions to bridging cultural gaps in healthcare services and has set an example for other leaders to emulate. The Institute for International Medicine is very proud to honor the 2016 INMED ...

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 ...

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 ...

Where The Doctor Comes To You?

Saturday, October 17th, 2015 |

  Healthcare ideally accommodates to the needs of the people being served. In actual practice the opposite is often true. This ideal nevertheless remains a guiding precept of the Liaoning International General Health Trainers (LIGHT) of NE China. I'm enjoying the ...

Danny Estévão Bring Vision To Life – Angola 2015

Friday, September 11th, 2015 |

  Lubango Evangelical Medical Center was for decades only a dream in the hearts of Pastor José Abias, Dr. Stephen Foster, and leaders of the Angolan Association of Evangelicals. The vision was substantial: within Africa’s poorest nation to create a center ...