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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 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. 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. IMR provides a great platform for Physicians and providers from all backgrounds to participate in medical relief activities around the world.

IMANA Center for Continuing Medical Education

The Islamic Medical Association of North America (IMANA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) as a provider of continuing medical education. The ACCME employs a rigorous, multilevel process for evaluating.

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.

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IMANA’s Climate Initiative

The climate crisis is the largest public health emergency in human history. Overconsumption, largely driven by the wealthiest nations, is responsible for shifting ecosystems and the warming of our planet. As medical professionals inspired by our Islamic faith, we seek to address the threats faced by millions as a result of climate change.

We have a moral imperative as Muslim public health professionals to take immediate action, and we are committed to dedicating significant resources toward averting the worst impacts of the ongoing climate crisis.

Shaping Healthcare
We’re committed to creating opportunities to enrich and expand the perspectives of those who are both currently in and those who will be the future of healthcare. 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.

Creating Healthcare Access
IMANA’s Grants Program operates with the belief that quality healthcare should be accessible to all. Hence, we provide grants to healthcare-focused organizations and free clinics to promote capacity building, networking, acute care for the uninsured individuals and educational initiatives, through our Endowment Fund. Moreover, this fund also supports the placement of Automatic External Defibrillators (AEDs) in places of worship to increase heart disease awareness and safety.



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.

CME Chicago – Call for Abstracts

You are invited to submit your original scientific research or educational exhibit abstract on the following topics for our in-person conference: ⏳ Long term effects of Covid-19 💉Vaccines and Children 💻Telehealth 👐How Covid-19 has impacted Behavioral Health?

Meet the Team – ServePakistan Volunteers!

IMANA MEDICAL RELIEFMeet the Team - ServePakistan Volunteers!Qudsiya SiddiquiOctober 18th, 2021Our seven member team is on their way to provide medical care to the rural community at a CDRS managed clinic in Swat Valley, where health services are limited, and...

Rebranding IMANA Medical Relief

IMANA MEDICAL RELIEF NEWSRebranding IMANA Medical ReliefQudsiya SiddiquiOctober 15th, 2021Earlier this year, we realigned our global medical relief branding to reflect the compassion with which we approach every intention and action; to positively impact the health of...

Help Palestinian children access vision care

IMR & IMANA NEWSHelp Palestinian children access vision careQudsiya SiddiquiOctober 15th, 2021Imagine not being able to see, simply because you don’t have access to eye care or glasses; the impairment would affect nearly every aspect of your life.This is the...

Mental well-being: Resources

IMANA HealthMental well-being: ResourcesQudsiya SiddiquiOctober 7th, 2021Every year the World Health Organization recognizes World Mental Health Day on October 10th to raise awareness of mental illness, fight discrimination and provide resources for support. The...

Our Hurricane Relief Operations

Over the years, IMANA filled gaps for inadequate emergency services with critical hurricane relief work in North America and Asia. Our volunteers provided medical/humanitarian aid, and we airlifted emergency supplies to families impacted by the tropical storms. In addition, IMANA has worked hard to help those affected navigate a complex set of transitions in moving from acute emergency response to recovery in logistically challenging areas through our long-standing trusted relationships with government organizations and local community groups. And most importantly, all this is possible through your generous support.

IMANA helps the Afghan refugees

Last week, the Virginia Council of Muslim Organizations (VCMO) hosted an event to recognize community members helping with the resettlement of Afghan refugees in the state. VCMO invited Dr. Khalique Zahir, IMANA Board member, and Mr. Zahid Mahmood, Director of Operations, to the event attended by top leadership and officials from the Department of Homeland Security, FEMA, and Virginia Governor’s office.

Haiti’s Struggle to Recover

IMANA NEWS & IMRHaiti's Struggle to RecoverQudsiya SiddiquiOctober 1st, 2021For over a decade, IMANA has consistently provided healthcare services to Haitians impacted by the catastrophic earthquakes and the Covid-19 pandemic. We initiated the ServeHaiti medical...

How you can help with disaster response efforts

IMANA NEWSHow you can help with disaster response effortsQudsiya SiddiquiSeptember 24th, 2021The past two decades have seen a dramatic increase in the frequency and intensity of natural disasters. With each subsequent incident, the death toll, destruction, and trauma...

IMANA Opens New Office to Support its Relief Wing

We opened our new office in Fairfax, Virginia, to support IMANA Medical Relief’s growing operations. In addition to IMANA’s headquarters in the midwest region since 1998, the new office space on the east coast doubles the office footprint. It leverages the area’s diverse, robust nonprofit sector and government operations.

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IMANA is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations to IMANA and IMANA Medical Relief are tax exempt. Tax ID: #36-4166125