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CMDA is the nation's largest organization of faith-based healthcare professionals and serves as a Christian voice on today's most important bioethical issues. CMDA responds to breaking bioethical news regarding such issues as abortion, human cloning, physician-assisted suicide, stem cell research and more. CMDA's members and executive staff have been called upon by several national media outlets, including CNN, MSNBC, the BBC, USA Today, the Washington Post, Moody Broadcasting and National Public Radio. The Christian Medical & Dental Associations is equipped with VOIP and Skype.
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  • Doctors question a test for IVF embryos

    May 12, 2022

  • Sorry, Jen Psaki, It’s Not ‘Best Practice’ to Damage and Mutilate Gender-Confused Children

    The Daily Citizen
    April 11, 2022

  • Christian Doctors Sue California Over Law Forcing Them To Participate In Assisted Suicide

    Christianity Daily
    February 24, 2022

  • Christian Doctors Sue California Over Forced Participation in Assisted Suicides

    CBN News
    February 23, 2022

  • Christian group sues Calif. amid fears assisted suicide law would coerce doctors to violate beliefs

    The Christian Post
    February 23, 2022

  • Christian Doctors Sue California For Trying to Force Them to Promote Assisted Suicides

    Life News
    February 23, 2022

  • Christian docs’ group: Calif. law an attempt to make morally opposed physicians assist in suicides

    The Washington Times
    February 22, 2022

  • Religious Liberty Clinic files amicus brief in California euthanasia case

    University of Notre Dame
    February 07, 2022

  • Scientists study vaccine effects on fertility, pregnancy

    January 27, 2022

  • Medics tell US Supreme Court to protect the unborn

    The Christian Institute
    November 30, 2021

  • 30,000 Doctors Tell Supreme Court: Unborn Babies are Human Beings, They Deserve Human Rights
    November 18, 2021

  • Animal-human transplant breakthrough raises questions

    October 28, 2021

  • Christian Medical Group Highlights There’s ‘No Good Ethical Argument’ For Biden’s Vaccine Mandates

    Christianity Daily
    September 18, 2021

  • Dr. Jeff Barrows Talks About How COVID Vaccine Mandates Affect the Patient-Doctor Relationship

    Family Research Council
    September 15, 2021

  • Immune to Reason: Biden's Mandate Ignites a Nation
    September 15, 2021

  • Religious Healthcare Provider Wins ACA Regulation Injunction

    WGN Radio
    August 9, 2021

  • A prescription for protection

    August 19, 2021

  • Religious health care providers win injunction on ACA rules

    NBC News
    August 16, 2021

  • Lawmakers slam Biden DOJ for dropping suit against hospital that forced nurse to help with abortion

    The Christian Post
    August 18, 2021

  • Judge blocks HHS from requiring religious providers to perform gender-transition, abortion procedures

    Med City News
    August 17, 2021

  • Ruling blocking HHS 'transgender mandate' called 'victory for conscience'

    The Arlington Catholic Herald
    August 11, 2021

  • Rubio, Colleagues Slam Biden’s DOJ for Refusing to Help Nurse Forced to Perform Abortion Against Her Will

    Marco Rubio
    August 12, 2021

  • Religious health care providers win injunction on ACA rules

    Associated Press
    August 13, 2021

  • Court halts Biden’s “transgender mandate”

    August 13, 2021

  • Ruling blocking HHS ‘transgender mandate’ called ‘victory for conscience’

    Catholic Review
    August 11, 2021

  • As vaccine mandates spread, employers and colleges seek advice on religious exemptions

    The Washington Post
    August 9, 2021

  • Pro-Life Win: Court Upholds 48-Hour Waiting Period, Says Tenn. Can Protect the ‘Life of the Unborn’

    Christian Headlines
    August 6, 2021

  • Non-woke docs warning of purge spreading like virus

    August 2, 2021

  • Supporting Those Who Care for Others

    Family Radio
    July 9, 2021

  • Is It Discrimination or ‘Do No Harm’? Christian Doctors Gear Up for Transgender Debates

    Christianity Today
    May 19, 2021

  • A transitioning debate

    May 14, 2021

  • Biden admin: Submit to trans ideology or else
    May 12, 2021

  • Religious liberty amputation

    May 6, 2021

  • Pro-Lifers In Congress Continue To Fight For Babies Who Survive Abortions

    Christianity Daily
    April 17, 2021

  • Pro-Lifers Seek Answers on the Reported Abortion-Derived Cell Lines for the Production of Coronavirus Vaccines

    Christianity Daily
    April 17, 2021

  • The Pro-Abortion “Equality Act” Will Erase Your Religious Freedom
    April 6, 2021

  • Beware the far-ranging impact of Equality Act, says medical group
    April 5, 2021

  • Focus of new law is protecting docs – not preventing care
    April 1, 2021

  • The Equality Act Would Trample on Doctors' Religious Freedom

    Washington Examiner
    March 29, 2021

  • Pro-Life Groups Tell Supreme Court to Uphold Trump Rule Cutting Planned Parenthood Funding

    Life News Now
    March 18, 2021

  • Christian medical groups urge conscience protections amid Covid-19 vaccination push

    Catholic News Agency
    March 3, 2021

  • University Study: Hard-core Drugs Alleviate Racism

    One News Now
    February 17, 2021

  • From the Mouth Flows Systemic Health Issues

    One News Now
    February 16, 2021

  • Skepticism, Concern Surround Effectiveness of COVID Vaccines

    One News Now
    February 15, 2021

  • Catholic Hospitals Can't be Forced to Perform Gender Transition Surgeries, Court Rules

    The Christian Post
    January 20, 2021

  • Not so Fast on Marijuana Legalization in Virginia, Group Says

    The Virginian-Pilot
    January 19, 2021

  • 3 Bioethical Questions About COVID-19 Vaccines

    Christianity Today
    January 13, 2021

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May 3 - June 7, 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. Registration is open to all healthcare professionals, students, spouses and others who work with healthcare professionals.
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