Archive for the ‘INMED Action Steps For You’ Category

Why Go To An In-Person Conference Anymore?

Friday, February 23rd, 2024 |

  With virtual conferences the norm since 2020, why bother with traveling in-person to such events? The question is compelling because travel can be costly and require attention to logistics. But virtual participants report feeling a little bored and especially miss ...

Fighting The Diseases Of Poverty

Friday, February 9th, 2024 |

  David Livingston, one of the 1800’s most beloved personalities, is best remembered as an explorer. He was the first person know to traverse southern Africa, to see Victoria Falls, and to walk the length of the Nile River, discovering its ...

Eradication of HIV on May 30!

Friday, January 26th, 2024 |

  Eradication of HIV? In the 1980s, 90s, and 2000s, who would've imagined this possibility? Yet with very recent advancements in antiretroviral therapy and healthcare delivery systems, epidemiological research confirms this rousing prospect!   I want to invite you to join me for ...

Could YOU Earn an INMED Graduate Diploma in International Health?

Friday, July 28th, 2023 |

  What should be our expectations for healthcare concerning those who are low-income, minorities, disabled, or elderly? What about medical needs of people who are refugees, migrants, chronically ill, or victims of disaster or military conflict? Wouldn't we aim to respond ...

Student Indebtedness Is Epidemic. What Is INMED’s Solution?

Friday, June 30th, 2023 |

  "I really want to serve vulnerable people, but I am sooo in debt from student loans!" It's the most frequent barrier I hear from well-intended healthcare professionals. Today's graduating medical student typically owes $200,000. Bachelor's of nursing graduates owe $40-$60,000. ...

How Skilled Are You To Care For “The Least Of These”?

Saturday, April 1st, 2023 |

  Last Sunday, many readers of this blog commemorated the historic entrance of Christ into the city of Jerusalem. During those ensuing days, Christ spoke passionately about eternity's most compelling truths. He knew that within a few precious days he would ...

“Why Do I Need the Master’s Degree in International Health?”

Friday, September 30th, 2022 |

  "You want to do international healthcare? Then just go! You don't need any special skill." These words from my esteemed medical professor were spoken from his inexperience. Working to improve health in low-resource, cross-cultural communities requires more than simply 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...