*Topics and presenters are subject to change.


In addition to the assigned lessons below, each week learners will also critique assigned articles, participate in article discussion boards, and complete assigned application exercises. All weekly assignments are due by Sunday night.



Medicine Week One Online


Subject for this week is Diseases of Poverty, Part One:

Lesson One: Introduction To Diseases Of Poverty
Lesson Two: Malnutrition
Lesson Three: Enteric Infections
Lesson Four: Viral Diseases
Lesson Five: Malaria


Medicine Week Two Online


Subject for this week is Diseases of Poverty, Part Two:

Lesson Six: Tuberculosis
Lesson Seven: Bacterial Infections
Lesson Eight: Protozoal Diseases
Lesson Nine: Intestinal Helminth Infections
Lesson Ten: Tissue Helminth Infections
Lesson Eleven: Syndrome Management Protocols


Medicine Week Three Online


Subject for this week is International HIV Medicine

Lesson One: Introduction To The HIV/AIDS Epidemic
Lesson Two: Prevention of HIV Infection
Lesson Three: Mother To Child Transmission (MTCT) Prevention
Lesson Four: Treatment Of HIV Infection
Lesson Five: HIV-Related Opportunistic Diseases
Lesson Six: Children & HIV Infection


Medicine Week Four Online


Subject for this week is Maternal Newborn Health: Mothers

Lesson One: Surviving Motherhood
Lesson Two: Pre And Post Natal Care
Lesson Three: Pregnancy Complications
Lesson Four: Pressing Women’s Disability Issues


Medicine Week Five Online


Subject for this week is Maternal Newborn Health: Newborns

Lesson Five: Newborn Care Overview
Lesson Six: Healthy Newborn
Lesson Seven: Newborn Problems And Management
Lesson Eight: Maternal Newborn Future Vision


Public Health Week One Online


Subject for this week is International Pubic Health:

Lesson One: Introduction To International Public Health
Lesson Two: Health And Social Context
Lesson Three: Strategy For Health
Lesson Four: Effective Health Promotion
Lesson Five: Effective Disease And Injury Intervention


Public Health Week Two Online


Subject for this week is Disaster Management:

Lesson One: Introduction to Disaster Management
Lesson Two: Disaster Mitigation
Lesson Three: Disaster Preparedness
Lesson Four: Disaster Response
Lesson Five: Disaster Recovery


Public Health Week Three Online


Subject for this week is Cross-Cultural Skill:

Lesson One: Relevance Of Cultures
Lesson Two: Basic Cross-cultural Skills
Lesson Three: Healthcare Cross-cultural Skills
Lesson Four: International Cross-cultural Skills


Public Health Week Four Online


Subject for this week is International Health Leadership:

Lesson One: Introduction To International Health Leadership
Lesson Two: Strategy For Health
Lesson Three: Major International Health Initiatives
Lesson Four: How To Lead A Health System


Public Health Week Five Online


Subject for this week is Healthcare Education:

Lesson One: Skill Transfer and Empowerment
Lesson Two: Effective Learning
Lesson Three: Effective Teaching
Lesson Four: Feedback and Evaluation


Day One – In-Class Session*


8     Fighting The Diseases of Poverty Session

9 – 11  Essential Newborn Care & Skill Stations

1     Obstetrical Skills Stations

3    Tropical Medicine Case Studies

4    International Medicine Exam Review


Day Two – In-Class Session*


8 – 10  Suturing & Splinting Skill Stations

11     International Medicine Final Exam

1       From Rescue To Resilience Session

2 – 3  Disaster Management Skills Session

4      International Public Health Exam Review


Day Three – In-Class Session*


8      Cross-Cultural Skills Session

9      International Health Leadership Session

10    Community Health Survey Skill Stations

11     Launching Your International Healthcare Career

12    Poverty Meal

1       International Public Health Final Exam

2      Reception for Participants and Instructors


A full syllabus will be sent to each participant prior to the start of the course.

*In-Classroom Session schedule is subject to change

**For China details, visit Shenyang China INMED Course