Archive for the ‘INMED Action Steps For You’ Category

Healthcare for Marginalized Americans

Friday, January 1st, 2021 |

Many United States residents live on the margins of society. Often, they are minorities, lower-income, non-English speakers, migrants, veterans, disabled, or elderly. Their access to healthcare is obstructed at multiple levels, including transportation, payment options, health literacy, and lack of ...

YOU and COVID-19 Critical Professional Shortages

Friday, November 27th, 2020 |

  “Care is about more than a room with a hospital bed. It’s about medical professionals taking care of patients. If you don’t have the staff to do that, people are going to die.” So declares CEO of the Texas Organization ...

Why Study At INMED?

Friday, September 11th, 2020 |

  Healthcare professionals increasingly choose to earn an additional graduate degree. That extra qualification often opens the door for opportunities in leadership, research, and teaching. But a professional graduate degree is no light undertaking. Often, it requires a two- to four-year ...

Urgent Epi! And We Don’t Mean Epinephrine

Friday, August 21st, 2020 |

  "We need epi, stat!" This dramatic phrase - so familiar in emergency medicine - today possesses new significance. Epi (epinephrine), that lifesaving drug, also means epidemiology, that lifesaving science of disease investigation.   Indeed, today we do need epi stat. Beyond COVID-19, ...

Earn the Master’s Degree in International Health (MIH)

Friday, July 31st, 2020 |

  What is the very best preparation for a healthcare career serving people who are low-income or cross-cultural? I would argue that the premier training is a service-learning experience supervised by an engaged, inspiring mentor. Under the guidance of a genuine ...

INMED’s Core Professional Certificates Are Now Virtual!

Friday, June 26th, 2020 |

  "I want to take advantage of INMED's learning opportunities, but I live in New York City...Budapest...Thailand...Phoenix." We hear you! INMED core Professional Certificate Courses in International Medicine, International Nursing, and International Public Health are now available via online learning and ...

Become A Disease Investigator?

Friday, June 12th, 2020 |

  Today's ongoing COVID-19 crisis shines a bright light on little-recognized field of science: epidemiology. These are professionally trained disease investigators known as epidemiologists. Normally, epidemiologists are silently working in government health agencies and research institutions, tracking the status of health, ...

Covid-19’s Unknown Mysteries And You

Friday, May 1st, 2020 |

Months into the COVID-19 pandemic, many critical scientific questions remain. In spite of diligent and intelligent attention, we still do not know for sure:   Whether antibodies following infection are protective against recurrent infection Why elderly people are so much more ...

Quality Online Learning Alternatives

Saturday, March 28th, 2020 |

  Classrooms shuttered. Sim labs closed. Clinicals cancelled. Rotations halted. Health profession professors and student are suddenly confined to home and scrambling for alternatives. But the Internet is awash with lamentable, second-rate learning content. Where to immediately turn for quality online ...

Epidemic Response & Humanitarian Health

Friday, February 28th, 2020 |

  Escalating epidemic today ~ Worldwide pandemic tomorrow? Precise forecasts are impossible, even reckless. What is certain is that in the coming months COVID-19 will continue to require both skilled epidemic crisis management and compassionate, professional care. And what is likely ...