Archive for the ‘INMED Grads In Action’ Category

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 ...

INMED Grad Fighting Beriberi in India

Friday, February 5th, 2021 |

  Shajin Thankaraj, INMED Graduate physician, studies thiamine deficiency (beriberi) disorders at Makunda Christian Leprosy and General Hospital in Assam, northeast India. Dr. Thankaraj serves with Emmanuel Hospital Association at this remote, rural health facility.  His research publication, Infantile Cardiac Beriberi in Rural North ...

Helping Babies Breathe – in Pakistan

Friday, December 4th, 2020 |

  "I am passionate about the health of women and their babies!" declares Hibba Haider, Pakistani pediatrician and INMED HBB graduate. "I am well aware of the gravity of Pakistan having the world's worst infant mortality rate. But I am also ...

Worthy Ambition: Reopen a Closed Hospital in India

Friday, November 6th, 2020 |

  Looking for a worthy career goal? Need an inspiring role model? Consider Ann Miriam, INMED learner and physician with Emmanuel Hospital Association in NE India. Writes Dr. Miriam, "My husband (Vijay Anand Ismavel, a paediatric surgeon) and I (an anesthesiologist) ...

Love, INMED, and International Medicine

Friday, May 8th, 2020 |

  The convergence of great loves: new husband and wife, medicine and saving lives, culture and travel. Kyle Crooker has experienced all three, and at the same time! A final year medical student at Kansas University Medical Center, Kyle traveled to ...

Cheryl Dalton – INMED Grad And Covid-19 Responder

Friday, April 24th, 2020 |

“The course I took with INMED, Disaster Management in Limited Resource Settings, truly helped me with my confidence in disaster care,” writes Cheryl Dalton, DNP. “Right now, I’m deployed with a Disaster Medical Assistance Team (DMAT), serving at a large ...