Medical Missions 101 Gathering
May 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm CDT
The purpose of this conference is to provide tools, knowledge and strategy to help your church, organization or mission program implement effective healthcare missions. We will also look at ways individuals, and groups can connect with Christian mission hospitals and health programs globally.
Sessions will be taught by speakers working full-time in medical missions.
Topics discussed include: how to engage with mission hospitals, preparation for surgical work overseas, medical education as a mission model, bubble CPAP and other lifesaving strategies for low resource settings, what medications are and are not safe in developing communities, international standards for healthcare delivery in developing countries, and community health strategies for low resource settings.
Cost: $69 (includes lunch)