INTERNATIONAL SUMMER TRAINING COURSES-Register Jan 1

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Register before January 1 to save up to $60!

June 6-17, 2011 – International Medicine Intensive Course
At the University of Missouri at Kansas City – Volker Campus
Read Reviews by Past Course Participants

This June, INMED is offering a low-cost International Medicine Intensive Course. This two-week Course will bring together 25 experts to equip healthcare professionals and students for serving in developing nations. The two-week course is designed to give healthcare professionals and students the academic fundamentals of the field. Participants who successfully complete the course of study and who pass the final examination will receive the INMED International Medicine Academic Certificate.


The course will address:

  • Determinants of health for developing nations
  • Diseases of poverty
  • Cross-cultural competence in health care
  • Health leadership
  • Personal skills for international living


Learning Objectives


At the completion of the INMED International Medicine Intensive Course, students and healthcare professionals in the context of a low-resource community will be able to:
  • Assess community health status based on the leading determinants of health
  • Prevent, diagnose and treat the leading diseases of poverty
  • Assure that health interventions are culturally appropriate
  • Design effective health interventions as part of a health leadership team
  • Successfully adapt one’s lifestyle to a new cultural context
  • Demonstrate technical proficiency in relevant clinical skills

Enrollment Qualifications

The Course is open to health care professionals and health care profession students in the clinical fields, including physicians, dentists, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, resident physicians, and students of medicine, dentistry, advanced practice nursing, physician assistants, and pharmacy. Participants are strongly counseled to attend the entire course to optimize its benefit.


Course Host

INMED – Instititute for International Medicine

Partners

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
University of Kansas School of Medicine Department of Infectious Diseases
Via Christi Medical Center International Medicine Fellowship
University of Texas Health Southwestern Medical Center/John Peter Smith Hospital International Medicine Fellowship

Click here to download the Intensive Course Brochure

More details available by clicking here.
Register for the International Medicine Intensive Course before January 1st for the Early Registration Discount!

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