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.

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Emerging Leaders in Dentistry Regional Conferences 2021

For the first time ever, CMDA will provide not one, but multiple, in-person dental student conferences. Chart your dental future with students of like mind. Come ready to be challenged and encouraged by the implications of faith in dentistry – and beyond.

September 17-18: Lexington, KY
October 9: Sierra Madre, CA
October 29-30: Augusta, GA

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WPDC Conference 2021

September 30 – October 3, 2021:
What a blessing it will be to meet in person again in 2021! Women Physicians & Dentists in Christ (WPDC) is the refuge where your fast-paced life meets refreshment, rest and renewal! Join us in 2021 for fellowship, inspiration, medical education and networking at our unique annual conference. Share the blessings by bringing a friend or colleague with you!

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Greece Tour – In the Footsteps of Paul, October 2021

October 1-10, 2021
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.

2021 Connections Conference

October 4-6, 2021
Join us at our 2021 Connections Conference – a place where CMDA field staff, campus advisors and local ministry leaders come together for a time of connection, equipping and refreshment. Our speaker for our time together is Dr. Christopher Yuan – someone you DON’T want to miss. Also, while together we have some fun planned for you such as a hiking excursion to see if we can spot Sasquatch in the East Tennessee mountains, a cookout at the Waldecker’s hacienda, and some free CMDA SWAG just because we love our CMDA staff and leaders!

501 Foundations in Christian Coaching (Evening Cohort)

October 12 – November 16, 2021
You’re invited to boost your communication skills, so needed in these challenging times. This six-week coaching training will equip you to lead more effectively, assist colleagues with burnout, improve patient health outcomes and maximize the potential in others. Registration is open to all healthcare professionals, students, spouses and others who work with healthcare professionals.

2021 Midwest Fall Conference

October 15-17, 2021
The 2021 CMDA Midwest Fall Conference, at the Maranatha Bible Conference Center, offers CMDA members and their guests the opportunity to hear outstanding inspirational speakers and receive continuing education credit while enjoying the scenic eastern shores of Lake Michigan. The combination of informal didactic sessions, group discussion, and plenty of free time for family activities, creates a refreshing investment in professional and personal renewal.

CMDA and DTS Dialogues: Healthcare and Theology Learning Together

November 6, 2021
Join us for this quarterly webinar series as CMDA joins together with The Hendricks Center at Dallas Theological Seminary to discuss topics important to today’s leaders in healthcare and in the church. Hosted by Dr. Darrell Bock, each webinar includes a panel of experts to discuss topics such as the beginning of life, vaccine development, how COVID impacts the church and more.

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CMDA Marriage Enrichment Weekend – Palm Coast, FL

November 12-14, 2021
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. CMDA recognizes a need to provide healthcare couples with an opportunity to nurture and grow in their marital relationships.

WPDC Virtual Conference Student Social

October 2, 2021
Come join students from across the country as physicians and dentists share their wisdom from walking with Christ in their careers. Register here tinyurl.com/WPDCstudentsocial.

CMDA Bioethics Perspectives 2021

October 30, 2021
Live-Virtual National CMDA Bioethics Webinar Conference.

2021 TCMDA Friendraiser Banquet

November 11, 2021
Join with others in the Triangle for dinner and fellowship.

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Israel Tour & Jordan Extension – November 2021

November 14-26, 2021
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.

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.

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.

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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.

GPS February 2022

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

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!

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.

2020 Voice of Christian Doctor’s Media Training May 15, 2020 – May 16, 2020 Bristol, Tennessee

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.

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.