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Judy Weimer, Nurses International, and INMED Grads in Action!

Friday, September 16th, 2022 |

  “It’s Judy Weimer from your 2021 Fall Professional Certificate Course in International Nursing and Public Health.  I wanted to let you know how helpful it has been to me!  I am managing the conversion of a Med-Surg course for Nurses International, which will allow open access to everyone!  I am going to develop a […]

2022 Roatan Learn and Serve Conference

Friday, September 2nd, 2022 |

  “Equipping Healthcare Professional at Clinica Esperanza, Roatan, Honduras”   Join INMED faculty for an educational conference and service experience on the island of Roatan, off the northern coast of Honduras! Learn nuances of emergency care alongside Honduran medical personnel, earning 9 hours of Continuing Medical Education. Serve at the renowned Clinica Esperanza primary care facility, […]

Susan Aycock, MD, MIH – International Cancer Fighter

Friday, August 12th, 2022 |

  The Institute for International Medicine is proud to announce the most recent graduate of INMED’s Master’s Degree in International Health (MIH). Dr. Susan Aycock has been practicing family medicine for 30 years in rural North Carolina, encouraging her patients to take a more active role in their own health as she oversees their well-being […]

Will You Focus Your Career On Low-Resource People?

Saturday, July 30th, 2022 |

  Will you focus your career on low-resource people? When asked this question at the beginning of their education, most healthcare professionals affirm the virtues of serving those who are forgotten. The energy of such vision helps propel them through the first obstacles of career development. But within a few years, this early altruism is often […]

Allie Judkins – 2022 Cross-Cultural Healthcare Service Award Recipient

Friday, July 15th, 2022 |

  This award recognizes one who demonstrates care and concern for culturally diverse communities and who gives selflessly of time and resources for their benefit.   The 2022 INMED Cross-Cultural Healthcare Service Award recipient is Allie Judkins. In 2007, she earned the INMED Professional Diploma in International Medicine and Public Health, serving at Kapuna Hospital […]

For You: Best Videos of the Humanitarian Health Conference

Friday, July 1st, 2022 |

  In June INMED hosted our 17th annual Humanitarian Health Conference in Kansas City. Our perennial theme is Equip, Connect, Go! Equip yourself with essential skills to promote the health of marginalized people. Connect with individuals and organizations with whom you can serve. And Go, overcoming obstacles that may limit your personal action.   If you […]

Who Won the 2022 Award for Compassionate Service to Humanity?

Friday, June 24th, 2022 |

  This award was established by the INMED Board of Directors to recognize people who demonstrate care and concern for those in need, who give selflessly of their time and resources, and who inspire others to take similar action.   The 2022 Comninellis Award for Compassionate Service to Humanity recipient is Tom Kettler. Dr. Kettler […]

Who Won The 2022 Humanitarian Crisis Response Award?

Friday, June 17th, 2022 |

  This award recognizes individuals and organizations who 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 2022 Humanitarian Crisis Response Award recipient is Ted Higgins. Dr. Higgins is a surgeon who has devoted his career to […]

Begin Earning Your INMED Master’s Degree this Fall

Friday, May 27th, 2022 |

  The Master’s Degree in International Health (MIH) is unique in the field of graduate education. With emphasis on the unique needs of low-resource and cross-cultural communities, MIH graduates are prepared to lead comprehensive health promotion and disease intervention efforts. Three specialty tracks are available: International Medicine, International Nursing, and International Public Health. This 32-credit […]

Who Received the 2022 National Healthcare Service Award?

Friday, May 20th, 2022 |

  Many health care professionals within their own nations are sacrificing personal comfort to care for their neglected neighbors. The award recipients are role models in providing health care for their own people.   The 2022 INMED National Healthcare Service Award recipient is Barry Bacon. After completing medical school and family medicine training, Dr. Bacon […]