Archive for the ‘INMED Grads In Action’ Category

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Hope Against Pus, Pain, and Hunger

Friday, October 22nd, 2021 |

"Adorable, little two-year-old Jacinta arrived at Cavango Hospital in severe respiratory distress," says Tim Kubacki. "Ultrasound revealed a large amount of liquid in the space surrounding her heart and in one chest cavity. We drained several cups of thin pus, ...

Learn From The Best: INMED’s 2021 Compassionate Service to Humanity Recipient

Friday, September 17th, 2021 |

  INMED's faculty include Micah Flint, recipient of the 2021 Comninellis Award for Compassionate Service to Humanity. 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 ...

Who Won The 2021 National Healthcare Service Award?

Friday, July 2nd, 2021 |

Many health care professionals within their own nations are sacrificing personal comfort in order to care for their neglected neighbors. The award recipients are role models in providing health care for their own people. The 2021 INMED National Healthcare Service ...

INMED Spotlight: Michael Schick, MIH Master’ Degree Grad

Friday, June 18th, 2021 |

The MIH Master’s Degree program is INMED’s premier endeavor to prepare healthcare professionals to be leaders in international health. It’s also a culmination of the last 18 years of hard work by the staff at INMED. Dr. Michael Schick has ...

Serving the People Who Serve the World

Friday, April 2nd, 2021 |

  Dr. Khalid Eddahiri, upper left in this photo and Humanitarian Health Conference participant, describes his job as “Serving the people who serve the world”.  Since  2008, Dr. Eddahiri leads the United Nations as the Medical Desk Officer for UN Agencies, Funds and ...

Treating Mental Health During the Covid-19 Pandemic in Honduras

Friday, March 19th, 2021 |

  Eduardo Navarro is no stranger to international healthcare nor serving marginalized communities. Born in Cuba and moving to Venezuela and Uruguay before immigrating to the USA, Eduardo observed the inequality that impoverished people so often face. After a stint working ...