Upcoming Events & Conferences

We host a variety of more than 40 topical, local, regional and national conferences each year for our members, offering training and networking opportunities. Our events are some of the best opportunities for you to fellowship with other Christian healthcare professionals from all across the world. For more information about CMDA events, please contact our Meetings Department.

Faith Prescriptions Seminar

December 4, 2021
Faith Prescriptions is a video series produced by the Christian Medical & Dental Associations designed to encourage faith conversations with our patients on a variety of topics. This seminar is an interactive introduction to the material and will empower you to appropriately and effectively minister to your patients’ spiritual needs.

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503 Coaching for Change, Transition and Transformation

January 11 – February 15, 2022
Healthcare professionals function within the context of a volatile, uncertain, complex, and rapidly changing environment, with burnout becoming all too common. Coaching is a powerful skill that can help. This online course is designed to equip participants with the mindset and skills to help colleagues, patients and others deal with change, navigate the uncertainty of transition and achieve transformation.

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2022 CMDA Northeast Winter Conference

January 14-16, 2022

Northeast Winter Conference at the Sandy Cove Conference Center North East, Maryland. Our theme this year: RECONNECT.

2022 West Coast Winter Conference

Main Conference
January 21-23, 2022
Extra Day
January 20, 2022
The 2022 CMDA West Coast Winter Conference at the Cannon Beach (Oregon) Christian Conference Center offers all healthcare professionals and their guests the opportunity to hear outstanding inspirational and educational speakers while enjoying the scenic, even iconic and inimitable Pacific Ocean on the Oregon coastline. The combination of informal didactic sessions, group discussions, Q & A plus plenty of free time Friday and Saturday afternoons creates a refreshing investment for professional and personal renewal. The theme Together Again! will be the focus of our entire weekend.

CMDA Marriage Enrichment Weekend – Galveston, TX

January 21-23, 2022
For female healthcare professionals and their spouses only.
The effects of today’s healthcare professions have taken its toll on marriages. Increasing time pressures, fiscal burdens, continuing education requirements and countless demands have made building strong marriage relationships all the more difficult.

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Israel Tour & Jordan Extension – February 2022

February 8-20, 2022
An eye-opening tour for first and second timers alike! This tour combines the basis of Old and New Testament together with features of Modern Israel as well.

WPDC Half-Day Virtual Conference

February 5, 2022

Running the Race: Enduring in the Christian Faith

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by so great a cloud of witnesses, let us also lay aside every weight, and sin which clings so closely, and let us run with endurance the race that is set before us, looking to Jesus, the founder and perfecter of our faith…” (Hebrews 12:1-2a, ESV)

Joy Walton is our featured speaker. We will have worship, a great panel wrestling with the topic of endurance, and break-out groups. You won’t want to miss it!

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GPS Retreat Galveston 2022

February 17-20, 2022
Join us beachside for fellowship, worship, fun and learning together in a small group setting of women physicians led by WPDC facilitators.

GPS February 2022 – Florida

February 17-20, 2022
Grasping Power Through Surrender (GPS) Event for female physicians and dentists.

501 Foundations in Christian Coaching

February 22 – March 29, 2022
You’re invited! The need has never been greater for excellent listening and empowering communication. Get trained with skills for supporting your colleagues, patients and staff through this pandemic and beyond. Gain tools to help your own self-awareness toward healing and well-being in these challenging times. This on-line two-day intensive training will equip you with the foundational knowledge and skills used in coaching.


February 26-27, 2022
Less than 5% percent of Christian healthcare students and residents will leave the US to do career medical missions. This means that >95% of Christians preparing for careers in healthcare will practice some form of medicine inside the US.

Pre-Field Orientation for New Healthcare Missionaries

March 1-5, 2022
Join fellow outgoing healthcare missionaries and veteran missionary faculty for what could be the most valuable four days you’ll spend in preparing to leave for the field. Medical training and sending organizations do a great job laying the groundwork, but preparing well to step into life as a healthcare missionary presents unique challenges and opportunities. This gathering will provide you with tools, knowledge, and relationships that you’ll find to be invaluable as you assume your new role on the mission field. Don’t miss it!

Greece Tour: In the Footsteps of Paul, May 2022

May 7-16, 2022

This Tour is now full.
Please email Kim Hodge at kim.hodge@cmda.org to be added to the waiting list.

An exciting tour filled with culture, biblical teaching, and fellowship. Even if you have been to Greece before, our tour will open new insights into the Apostle Paul and how his ministry got started in Europe.

2022 CMDA National Convention

April 21-24, 2022
The premier convention for all Christian healthcare professionals! This convention provides great opportunities for you to transform as you fellowship with Christian healthcare professionals, learn about current health and social issues, renew your faith through worship and network with exhibiting organizations. You don’t want to miss this event!

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Italy Tour: May 2022

May 15-23, 2022 Main Tour, Optional Extension May 23-26, 2022
Come join us on the road that leads to Rome. We begin the journey in the north at Venice and travel south through Florence to Rome. And for those staying for the optional extension, we will go further south to visit Naples, Pompeii, Castel Gondolfo, and more.

Voice of Christian Doctors Media Training

August 12-13, 2022
It is imperative that we have well-trained Christian healthcare professionals ready to speak out on healthcare and bioethical issues that are affecting our culture. This two-day training is designed to teach participants how to use the media as an educational tool and to sharpen skills as CMDA media representatives.

Women Physicians & Dentists in Christ (WPDC) 2022 Annual Conference

September 15-18, 2022
Escape to the Hyatt Regency Newport Beach, a hotel retreat adjacent to the Upper Newport Bay Nature Reserve. Nestled among 26 acres featuring hundreds of palms and a succulent courtyard that is a nod to the California desert.

Joint Providership Activities

Teaching Healthcare Professionals in a Global Setting – CHSC

Healthcare professional education is the new frontier of medical missions. Do you teach or are you planning to teach in an international medical school, residency, or other healthcare training program? This workshop will help you provide quality academics while navigating cultural considerations.