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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.
CMDA medical experts are available for interviews on health and bioethical issues. To request an interview, please contact CMDA’s Communications Department at 888-230-2637 or email us by clicking here.

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  • 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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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.
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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