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IMANA changes the lives of those in need all over the globe. Your generous support goes towards supplies, medicine, water & sanitation projects, health centers, and professional development. It makes it possible for us to continue our work. Donate today for a more compassionate world.


Our Impact

Patients Treated

Benefitted from Humanitarian Treatment

Medical & Surgical Missions

Emergency Medical Response Teams


Health Centers Constructed

Our Focus

IMANA Medical Relief

IMANA medical Relief is dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through disaster response, provision of basic healthcare to underserved communities, development programs and knowledge transfer through the participation of providers of all backgrounds. Its missions have provided timely and effective aid for the sick and injured in several countries, while its hospitals, basic health units, clinics, and collaborative projects take care of the poor and needy.

Continuing Medical Education

IMANA is accredited by the ACCME as a provider of continuing medical education. IMANA offers live and virtual CME activities, including courses, conferences, and workshops.

IMANA’s long-standing commitment to offering quality continuing medical education for physicians and healthcare professionals reinforces our mission to optimize patient care. Register on our LMS for online CME courses at


IMANA’s Mentorship Program provides a safe place to create valuable connections and share knowledge regardless of where you are in your career journey. Additionally, our Scholarship Program annually provides financial assistance to full-time students pursuing a career in the fields of medicine, pharmacy, dentistry, and allied health. IMANA also provides monthly webinars of various topics from field experts for all to learn from.

Navigate through our website to learn more about our programs and services.

What is IMANA?

Founded in 1967, the Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA) is a leading resource and network for American-Muslim physicians, dentists and other healthcare professionals in North America. We provide professional networking opportunities for healthcare practitioners. We act as a resource for educational institutions and medical professionals who want to know more about how to best serve their Muslim patients. We provide networking and mentoring for medical students for their schooling or medical career choices. We have active medical relief programs and emergency relief efforts to respond to disasters. We help build healthcare capacity and facilitate medical knowledge transfer around the world.

“IMANA fosters health promotion, disease prevention, and health maintenance in communities around the world through direct patient care, health programs, and advocacy.”

Get Involved


IMANA Medical Relief is dedicated to saving lives and relieving suffering through disaster response, providing basic health care to underserved communities, and developing programs to transfer knowledge to affected communities. Our missions have provided timely and effective aid for people throughout the world. IMR provides a platform for physicians and allied health care professionals to participate in medical relief activities in various projects.

Keep an eye on our Volunteer page for opportunities to serve those most in need.

Beyond Borders: Volunteering as a Doctor With IMANA

IMANA NEWSBeyond Borders: Volunteering as a Doctor With IMANA20 May 2024 As a doctor, you have a unique calling to heal the sick and save lives. This is a heavy responsibility, especially given the fact that there is a global shortage of 4.3 million physicians,...

World Hypertension Day 2024: Awareness and Prevention

IMANA NEWSWorld Hypertension Day 2024: Awareness and Prevention09 May 2024 Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is a leading cause of death worldwide. Though it cannot be cured, it can be managed with lifestyle and pharmacological interventions. Despite...

In Memory of Dr. Syed Mubin Akhtar

It is with deep sadness that we share the news of Dr. Akhtar’s passing today in Pakistan. A visionary leader with a kind heart, Dr. Akhtar was instrumental in establishing IMANA in 1968. He served as the first president of the organization, then known as the Islamic Medical Association (IMA) and laid the foundation for its mission of promoting Islamic values within the medical community.

American-Muslim Physicians Home Safe from Journey to Gaza

Four humanitarian-minded medical doctors, members of the nonprofit Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA) have safely returned to the United States following an intense journey to southern Gaza. As bombings and attacks continued, these physicians put their own safety aside to provide critical medical care to thousands of maimed, burned, and traumatized men, women, and children of the Israeli-Hamas conflict.

Future of Healthcare: 9 Trends That Are Shaping the Industry in 2024

IMANA NEWSFuture of Healthcare: 9 Trends That Are Shaping the Industry in 202422 APRIL 2024 The COVID-19 pandemic caused significant disruption in the delivery of healthcare services, increasing the risk of morbidity and mortality, especially in countries that lack...

Exploring the Relationship Between Environmental Care and Human Health

IMANA NEWSExploring the Relationship Between Environmental Care and Human Health15 APRIL 2024 Despite our vast socio-political, cultural, and individual differences, we all share one home. And just like any home, it is our responsibility to take care of Earth.  Our...

World Health Day 2024: Advocate Universal Health Care With IMANA

IMANA NEWSWorld Health Day 2024: Advocate Universal Health Care With IMANA8 April 2024 World Health Day is an important reminder that everyone deserves access to proper healthcare. Though the highest standards of health is a human right: Ninety percent of the world’s...

How IMANA Contributes to Better Health: Join Our App’s Water Challenge

IMANA NEWSHow IMANA Contributes to Better Health: Join Our App’s Water Challenge 21 March 2021 The Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA) is dedicated to changing the world for the better. Beyond relieving suffering through disaster response and medical...

A Call To Serve Syria Together

IMANA NEWSA Call To Serve Syria Together14 March 2024 Since the Syrian crisis began in 2011, over 12 million Syrians have been forcibly displaced. International humanitarian laws have been violated, inflicting pain, loss, suffering, and devastation that have been...

Women’s Day Activities That Celebrate and Empower Women

IMANA NEWSWomen’s Day Activities That Celebrate and Empower Women8 March 2024 Though March 8 has been established as International Women’s Day (IWD), society often extends the celebrations to cover the entire month of March. Every third month of the year, we celebrate...
Join us this Saturday for an insightful event featuring Dr. Ismail Mehr, a volunteer with our AidGaza emergency deployment and hear firsthand accounts of his experiences there and the profound impact of our medical team’s work! Special guests include Hassan Shibly, Esq., founder of Muslim Legal, and Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, former NBA player.Register now: #AidGaza #AidGazaMedicalMission #MedicalMission #gazamedicalmission #healthcareheroes ... See MoreSee Less
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Today is the day!Don't miss out on an incredible opportunity to join us for an inspiring webinar featuring the AidGaza volunteers. Hear their firsthand experiences, the challenges they faced, and the lives they touched. Discover the incredible impact of their work and the unwavering spirit of humanitarianism. This is your chance to be part of something truly special!📅 Date: TODAY🕒 Time: 8:00 PM ESTWatch Live:YouTube live: lIMANA: AidGaza Webinar75880Be inspired, be moved, and be part of the change. Your presence matte#imanacaresc#aidgazad#aidgazamedicalmissions#medicalmissions#GazaMedicalMissions#HealthcareHeroeseroes ... See MoreSee Less
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