CMDA Matters

CMDA Matters is the premier audio resource for Christian healthcare professionals. Hosted by CMDA CEO Dr. Mike Chupp, it is a weekly podcast that includes interviews with experts from Christian healthcare professionals. Topics include bioethics, healthcare missions, financial stewardship, marriage, family and much more. Listen to CMDA Matters today on the CMDA Go app, iTunes and the CMDA website. When you subscribe to our iTunes channel or Google Play, you will get notified about the podcast episodes on a weekly basis.

Available Episodes of CMDA Matters for Members and Non-Members

Unexpected Choice

June 24, 2021

Dr. Patti Giebink joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to promote her first book, Unexpected Choice, and share her story of leaving the abortion industry and becoming pro-life.

CMDA Mentoring

June 17, 2021

Dr. Clifford Lau and Victor Hsiao join Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss how they have been impacted by Christian mentoring relationships within the healthcare field through CMDA.

Healthcare Coaching & Leadership Development

June 10, 2021

Dr. Steve Sartori and Reverend Bert Jones join Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss how the CMDA Center for Well-being began and what the future holds for the center and its new director Rev. Bert Jones.

SOGI Challenges & Change Allowing Therapy

June 3, 2021

Dr. Laura Haynes joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss the difference between conversion therapy and change allowing therapy and the danger of gender affirmation.

Ethical Implications of Stem Cell Research

May 27, 2021

Dr. Francis Collins joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss modern breakthroughs in stem cell research and the creation of Chimeras.

Them Before Us

May 20, 2021

Katy Faust joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss how our modern culture has put adult desires above the needs of children and how it affects them.

Winsome Advocacy

May 13, 2021

Dr. Micah Watson joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss our modern culture and how Christians can winsomely advocate for Christian policies.

Theology of the Body

May 6, 2021

Dr. Christopher West joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss God’s design for human sexuality, as evidenced by our bodies and the embodiment of Christ.

How Your Childhood Affects Your Health

April 29, 2021

Dr. Joseph Zanga joins Dr. Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his work in pediatrics and how childhood trauma impacts adult health.

Faith Prescriptions

April 22, 2021

Dr. Bill Griffin joins Dr. Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss the release of CMDA’s new coaching curriculum Faith Prescriptions.

Coping with Crisis

April 15, 2021

Dr. Greenbrier Almond joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his new book, Coping with Crisis, and the impact of mental stress on physical health.

Dr. R. Albert Mohler Jr. – Cultural Observations

April 8, 2021

Dr. Albert Mohler joins Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss plenary session at the CMDA National Convention and reflect on cultural issues of today.

The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self pt2

April 1, 2021

Author Carl Trueman joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to continue discussing his new book, The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self.

The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self

March 25, 2021

Author Carl Trueman joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss his new book, The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self.

One Year of COVID-19: Lessons Learned

March 18, 2021

Reverend Dr. Ko joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss the pandemic, the church and what the future will look like post-COVID-19.

Redeeming COVID-19

March 11, 2021

Dr. Autumn Dawn Galbreath and Philip Yancey join Dr. Mike Chupp on this week’s CMDA Matters podcast to talk about how God is redeeming COVID-19 for His purposes.

Countering COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation

March 4, 2021

Dr. Jeff Barrows joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to discuss the safety, efficacy and ethics of the COVID-19 vaccine in the wake of vaccine misinformation.

Embryo Adoption @ NEDC

February 25, 2021

Dr. John David Gordon joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to share his testimony of God leading him to the National Embryo Donation Center and the good work they do to preserve life.

Racial Healthcare Disparities

February 18, 2021

Omari Hodge, MD discusses the concept of Racial Healthcare Disparities and how Christians in healthcare should seek change to healthcare disparities related to race and ethnicity.

Critical Race Theory & Christianity

February 11, 2021

Dr. Omari Hodge joins Dr. Mike Chupp on today’s CMDA Matters podcast to talk about critical race theory and how Christian healthcare professionals should approach the issue of racism.