CMDA News and Press Releases

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The Christian Medical Association is the nation's largest organization of faith-based doctors and serves as a Christian voice on today's most important bioethical issues. CMA 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.

Interview Requests:

CMDA Medical Experts are available for interviews on health and bioethical issues. To schedule an interview contact the Communications Department: Telephone: 423-844-1000 or toll-free: 888-230-2637 or email us by clicking here. Our Communications staff will connect you with either a staff member or CMDA member who can speak to the issue.

GPS Retreat 2020

Feb 27 - Mar 1, 2020:
Join with us beachside for our GPS (Grasping Power Through Surrender) Retreat in beautiful, warm, sunny Galveston, Texas this February.

Grace Prescriptions Seminar

February 29, 2020 We are called to be ambassadors for Christ in all settings. Our office is no exception. If you wish to learn how to do this comfortably and fruitfully and experience the great joy and refreshment that comes from spiritual interactions with your patients please join us for this Grace Prescriptions event! Course book, breakfast snacks and lunch provided.

Right of Conscience and Cultural Change in Medicine

February 29, 2020 What does a medical professional do when the law requires a practice which their conscience believes is wrong? This area is becoming a challenge for believers in the gospel of Jesus Christ. How should medical professionals deal with these tensions and what may lie ahead for us in an ever-changing culture? Join us as we explore the medical, legal, and theological implications of these situations that regularly arise, including issues of gender and sexuality, end of life care, and beginning of life care.

503 Coaching for Change, Transition and Transformation – WEBINAR

March 2 – May 4, 2020:
Healthcare professionals function within the context of a volatile, uncertain, complex, and rapidly changing environment. Physician dissatisfaction and burnout are oftentimes the result. Coaching can help physicians successfully navigate their way amid this rapid change and avoid being blindsided by burnout.
Photo: Pexels

2020 Healthcare Symposium – Life or Death: Who Decides?

March 14, 2020:
Our culture and laws allow and even promote procedures such as abortion and physician-assisted suicide which run counter to a Biblical understanding of human dignity and sanctity. In addition, this culture of death has made violence a more accessible choice for those in mental health crisis or who are simply hateful, as evidenced by recent mass shooting events.

CMDA in the News

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  • At issue: Parents' Role in Children's Smartphone 'Wthdrawal'
    February 4, 2020

  • Doc: For Now, Flu More Dangerous for U.S.
    January 28, 2019

  • New York Pressures OB-GYNs To Perform Abortions Or Leave Medicine

    The Federalist, by Regina Frost
    January 13, 2019

  • Trump Administration to Appeal Decision Blocking Conscience Protections for Medical Professionals

    The Epoch Times
    January 6, 2019

  • CMDA Member Dr. Rosemary Stein Comments on Tinslee Lewis and Suffering

    December 23, 2019

  • Social Issues Impacting Doctor Patient Relationship? – Dr. Mike Chupp Interview

    LibertyTalk FM
    December 21, 2019

  • Doctors Fight Judge’s Ruling Forcing Them to Kill Babies in Abortions: We’ll Quit Before We Do That
    December 19, 2019

  • Christians led with truth and love on DC's plans to decriminalize prostitution

    TheChristianPost, By Nicole D. Hayes, Voices Contributor
    December 9, 2019

  • Study Proves Resiliency of Preterm Infants 'Pretty Impressive' - Dr. John Pierce, MD

    December 4, 2019

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