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41st Annual
Medical Missions Seminar

January 13 & 14, 2023
Plano, Texas 
the church of Christ at McDermott Road

Back to Our Roots:
Rediscovering Christian Health Care

More information available soon. 
Registration not available at this time. 

Our Keynote Speakers
Seminar Brochure & Schedule
Hotel Registration

The Seminar

Engage. Equip. Empower.
January 13, 2023
10:30 am–8:00 pm
January 14, 2023
8:30 am–8:00 pm

At our medical mission seminar, we aim to engage, equip, and empower medical missionaries to impact their world for Christ. To accomplish this, we offer inspiring keynote addresses, relevant sessions, and opportunities to join various medical mission works around the world. We are incredibly fortunate to have a high percentage of long-term missionaries present each year, and a large number of college students seeking opportunities to engage in missions. The intergenerational  fellowship is a unique aspect of our seminar that we celebrate. 

Network

Gain New Skills

Hear Stories

New Opportunities

Worship

2022 Speakers

These were the 2022 inspirational speakers
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David Smith
M.D.
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Robert Lawrence

M.D

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Amanda Madrid

M.D. PhD

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Kyle Stephens
D.O., M.Div.
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Luke Smith
M.D.
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Kent Brantly
M.D.
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Greg Brooks

DNP, ARNP, FNP-BC. 

He is a Family Nurse Practitioner ...  >>> 

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Martha Farrar Highfield

PhD RN

Research consultant. Learn more about Highfield >>> 

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David Allen

He is a third generation missionary and has been involved in planting churches. >>>

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Linda Benskin, PhD, RN, SRN (Ghana), SWCN, CWS, DAPWCA

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Michelle Tucker, M.D.

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Andy Johnson

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Shannon DeShazo

M.D.

She has a passion for underserved areas of the US as well as on the mission field >>>

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Erik Tryggestad

He is a regular participant in mission trips abroad and became CEO of The Christian Chronicle in June 2019. >>>

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Barry Ewy, PharmD, JD, MHA

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Dr. Bryan Pruitt, M.D.

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JORDAN RUTH YARBROUGH, APRN, FNP-C

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JAMES L. NETTERVILLE, M.D

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G. Dean Ezell

M.D. FACP

Assistant Professor. Learn More about Ezell >>>

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Jennifer Gray

RN, PhD, FAAN

She has made over 15 trips to East Africa >>>

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James and Abigail Rucker

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MINDY STEWART, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

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Bob and Michelle Bentley - Bob (BBA, MS Biblical Studies) and Michele (BSN)

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plus many more speakers....

 
 

Info/FAQ's

Why should I attend the medical mission seminar?

At our medical mission seminar, we aim to engage, equip, and empower medical missionaries to impact their world for Christ. To accomplish this, we offer inspiring keynote addresses, relevant sessions, and opportunities to join various medical mission works around the world. We are incredibly fortunate to have a high percentage of long-term missionaries present each year, and a large number of college students seeking opportunities to engage in missions. The intergenerational fellowship is a unique aspect of our seminar that we celebrate. 

Who hosts this seminar?

Internations Health Care Foundation hosts this seminar, on behalf of the many medical mission organizations rooted in the Churches of Christ. Learn more about our ministry here: www.ihcf.net 

Why do the Churches of Christ have a medical missions seminar?

Churches of Christ are a fellowship well known for its devotion to missions, foreign and domestic, and we have a great legacy of medical mission works throughout the world. Additionally, we are incredibly grateful to have attendees from many different churches and backgrounds. Everyone is welcome at our seminar, and based on feedback we receive, everyone is greatly benefits as well. 

Is this only for health professionals? 

No. A wide variety of skills are required for medical missions to flourish, so we have sessions that will appeal to all. These sessions include general preparedness for missions, security on the mission field, and ways to promote your ministry. 

Can I set up a display booth?

Yes, we still have display spots available. Please contact us to request display space.

Are CEU's offered?

Unfortunately, to keep the seminar affordable for all, we are unable to carry the expense of offering CEU's at this time. 

 
 

the church of Christ  on McDermott Road

3600 McDermott Road

Plano, TX 75025