CMDA Matters

CMDA Matters is the premier audio resource for Christian healthcare professionals. Hosted by CMDA CEO Dr. Mike Chupp, it is an audio magazine distributed in digital format to CMDA members on a weekly basis. CMDA Matters is distributed through our CMDA App, iTunes and on the CMDA website. Each episode includes an interview with an expert in a field pertaining to Christian healthcare professionals. Topics include bioethics, healthcare missions, financial stewardship, marriage, family and much more.

You can listen to the interviews on our website, CMDA app, iTunes or Google Play. By subscribing to our iTunes channel or Google Play, you will get the interviews automatically. And four times a year, you can receive the best of the best taken from our weekly podcast on a CD.
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Available Episodes of CMDA Matters for Members and Non-Members

Anniversary of Roe v Wade

January 21, 2021

Dr. Donna Harrison joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to talk about the anniversary of the ROE v WADE decision and her work with the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Serving on the Margin

January 14, 2021

Dr. Scott Keller joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to talk about serving the most diverse square mile, in his refugee ministry Grace Village.

Faith-Based Investing

January 7, 2021

Dr. Finny Kuruvilla joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to Faith-based investing.

Transformative Trust

December 31, 2020

Dr. Sartori from CMDA’s Center for Well-being produces a monthly podcast called The Healthy Doctor. This is a great resource for taking care of our healthcare professionals. If you enjoy this episode, you can find more at cmda.org/wellbeing.

Unshakable Hope

December 24, 2020

Dr. Mike Chupp speaks in Chapel at CMDA about participating in the work God is doing around us.

Human Flourishing & Gene Editing

December 17, 2020

Dr. Henry Williams joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his book review of Human Flourishing in an Age of Gene Editing (Parens and Johnston, eds., 2019, Oxford University Press).

Instilling Spiritual Resilience into Residents

December 10, 2020

Dr. Duininck joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss how to instill spiritual resiliency into medical residents.

Saving Marriage

December 4, 2020

Dr. Mark Regnerus joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his new book, The future of Christian Marriage.

Advancing Healthcare Missions

December 1, 2020

Dr. Doug Lindberg joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss the new Center for Advancing Healthcare Missions.

Dr. Leonard Sax: Why Gender Matters – Part 2

November 19, 2020

Dr. Leonard Sax joins Dr. Mike Chupp and Dr. Jeff Barrows on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his book Why Gender Matters and how the transgender movement is harming our youth.

Dr. Leonard Sax: Why Gender Matters – Part 1

November 12, 2020

Dr. Leonard Sax joins Dr. Mike Chupp and Dr. Jeff Barrows on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his book Why Gender Matters and how the transgender movement is harming our youth.

The State of CMDA: a Presidential Perspective

November 5, 2020

Dr. Gloria Halverson joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss her goals for the new CMDA RED (Racism, equality, diversity) Committee.

1st Amendment on College Campuses

October 29, 2020

Kim Colby joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss the present state of religious freedom on college campuses and the Department of Education’s new rule.

The Church & Bioethics

October 22, 2020

Dr. Mike Chupp talks to Dr. Darrell Bock about the impact of faith in the practice of healthcare and the need for relationship between the church and Christian healthcare professionals.

Saving Truth

October 14, 2020

Abdu Murray joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his new book Saving Truth.

TeleMedicine

October 8, 2020

Dr. Amy Givler and Dr. Julie Griffin Steward join Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss how telehealth is changing the way healthcare professionals interact with patients.

Christian Healthcare Executive Collaborative

October 1, 2020

This week on CMDA Matters, Warren White and Ben Anderson joined Dr. Mike Chupp to discuss the new Christian Healthcare Executive Collaborative Section.

T. Bob Davis, DMD: 2020 Servant of Christ

September 24, 2020

This week on CMDA Matters, Dr. T. Bob Davis joined Dr. Mike Chupp to discuss his Servant of Christ Award and years of faithful service.

Tara Sander Lee: COVID-19 Vaccine Update

September 17, 2020

Dr. Tara Sander Lee joins Dr. Mike Chupp and co-host Dr. Jeff Barrows on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss how COVID-19 vaccinations are being developed and fetal cell line research.

Darrell Bock: Cultural Intelligence

September 10, 2020

Dr. Darrell Bock joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his new book Cultural Intelligence.