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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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  • The Pro-Abortion “Equality Act” Will Erase Your Religious Freedom

    LifeNews.com
    April 6, 2021

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

    OneNewsNow.com
    April 5, 2021

  • Focus of new law is protecting docs – not preventing care

    OneNewsNow.com
    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

  • Halting the virus

    World Magazine
    December 22, 2020

  • 35 Countries Sign Declaration Saying “There is No Right to Abortion”

    LifeNews.com
    December 17, 2020

  • Vice President Mike Pence Will Receive Coronavirus Vaccine Not Made With Aborted Baby Cells

    LifeNews.com
    December 17, 2020

  • Trump Admin Sues University of Vermont Hospital That Forced Nurse to Kill Baby in Abortion

    LifeNews.com
    December 16, 2020

  • Trump Will Withhold $200 Million in Tax Dollars From California for Forcing Christians to Fund Abortions

    LifeNews.com
    December 16, 2020

  • Some workers say religious beliefs bar them from getting vaccinated

    UPI
    December 14, 2020

  • New Jersey Flirts with Radical Abortion Bill

    Washington Examiner
    December 7, 2020

  • Freedom from Coercion is not Discrimination

    The Lancet
    December 5, 2020

  • Pro-life physician-led groups weigh in on development of COVID-19 vaccines

    Catholic Courier
    December 4, 2020

  • Christian Doctors Advise Against Unsafe Gatherings For Stitt's COVID Day Of Prayer

    Public Radio Tusla
    December 2, 2020

  • CMDA on board with plan for vaccine distribution – but offers caveat

    OneNewsNow
    December 3, 2020

  • Medical Associations Call for Ethical Production of COVID-19 Vaccines

    Aleteia
    December 3, 2020

  • Four Pro-Life Medical Groups Say Pfizer, Moderna COVID Vaccines Not Made With Aborted Baby Cells

    LifeNews.com
    December 4, 2020

  • Christian health care leader urges churches to meet virtually to help slow virus

    Bristol Herald Courier
    December 2, 2020

  • A Christian doctor's case for the coronavirus vaccine

    One News Now
    December 2, 2020

  • Ethicists say COVID vaccines are moral to use

    Baptist Standard
    November 30, 2020

  • Church organizations, Christian healthcare workers urging return to exclusively virtual services

    Oklahoma News4
    November 26, 2020

  • COVID vaccines are moral to use, say ethicists, Catholic bishops

    RNS
    November 25, 2020

  • Pandemic inoculations: COVID vaccines are moral to use, say US ethicists, Catholic bishops

    Sight Magazine
    November 26, 2020

  • Christian medical group urges churches to stop gathering amid pandemic: Don't make church an idol

    The Christian Post
    November 26, 2020

  • Stay home, evangelical medical organization tells churches as COVID spreads

    RNS Religious News Service
    November 20, 2020

  • Evangelical Doctors' Group Pleads With Churches To Stay Home

    NPR
    November 19, 2020

  • Christians Ready to Help COVID-19 Vaccine Go to Neediest First

    Christianity Today
    November 17, 2020

  • Is Receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Ethical?

    Public Discourse
    November 15, 2020

  • Eyeing a White House Win, Angry Left Vows to Purge 'Nazis' in Name of Unity

    onenewsnow.com
    November 13, 2020

  • SCOTUS asked to rule on federal abortion funding

    onenewsnow.com
    November 12, 2020

  • Pro-Life Doctors Ask Supreme Court to Uphold Title X Funding Rule

    ANGELUS
    November 10, 2020

  • Must be something in the water

    Steve Jordahl (OneNewsNow.com)
    November 4, 2020

  • President Trump Signs Statement Declaring There is “No Right to Abortion”

    LifeNews.com
    October 22, 2020

  • Christian Medical Association Lauds US Signing of Geneva Consensus Declaration

    Christian Medical & Dental Associations®
    October 22, 2020

  • Lending an arm to end COVID-19

    World Magazine
    October 16, 2020

  • HHS Reverses Obama Rule, Sides with Docs and Nurses

    OneNewsNow.com
    June 17, 2020

  • Christian Medical Association Doctors Express Hope that HHS Gender Rule Will Uphold Medical Judgment and Conscience

    Christian Medical & Dental Associations
    June 12, 2020

  • Masks, Distancing Advised as States Reopen

    Chris Woodward (OneNewsNow.com)
    May 11, 2020

  • Dentistry During Pandemic

    Chris Woodward (OneNewsNow.com)
    April 29, 2020

  • Transgenderism / Gender Identity / Gender Dysphoria

    Crosstalk
    April 22, 2020

  • 'Real Data' Needed to Make Real Decisions re: COVID-19

    One News Now
    April 9, 2020

  • When Life Gets Shaken, What Spills Out is What's in the Heart

    One News Now
    April 7, 2020

  • Christian Doc Offers Advice, Hope For COVID-19 (+podcast)

    KLove
    April 2, 2020

  • Playing God: Pandemic Brings Moral Dilemmas to US Hospitals

    Christianity Today
    March 31, 2020

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503 Coaching for Change, Transition and Transformation
March 29 - May 3, 2021 THIS COURSE IS FULL but you can join our WAIT LIST Healthcare professionals function within the context of an increasingly 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. This course builds on the foundational skills in coaching taught in our 501 course to focus on expanding participants' knowledge of principles of change, transition and transformation.
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VIRTUAL CMDA Dermatology Section Annual Meeting
April 23, 2021 Please join the Dermatology Section for its annual meeting to hear Dr. David Stevens speak on "Sufficient Courage."
CMDA National Convention 2021
April 29 – May 1, 2021 Virtual 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!
503 Coaching for Change, Transition and Transformation
May 10 - June 14, 2021 Healthcare professionals function within the context of an increasingly 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. This course builds on the foundational skills in coaching taught in our 501 course to focus on expanding participants' knowledge of principles of change, transition and transformation.
CMDA and DTS Dialogues: Healthcare and Theology Learning Together
May 15, 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.
CMDA DC Virtual Banquet: Connecting Hands, Feet, & Hearts
June 5, 2021 Come see how God is connecting hands, feet, and hearts in the Nation's Capital through healthcare professionals!
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Greece Tour – In the Footsteps of Paul, May 2021
May 28 - June 6, 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.
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Israel Tour & Jordan Extension – June 2021
June 8-20, 2021 THIS TOUR IS NOW FULL. 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.

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