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The CMDA Student Pulse Podcast

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The CMDA Student Pulse Podcast features relevant and engaging conversations on the intersection of life, medicine, and faith. Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA) is a ministry on over 280 medical and dental campuses and is committed to helping healthcare students to not just survive in life, but rather THRIVE with a PURPOSE.

The CMDA Student Pulse Podcast features relevant and engaging conversations on the intersection of life, medicine, and faith. Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA) is a ministry on over 280 medical and dental campuses and is committed to helping healthcare students to not just survive in life, but rather THRIVE with a PURPOSE.

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United States

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The CMDA Student Pulse Podcast features relevant and engaging conversations on the intersection of life, medicine, and faith. Christian Medical & Dental Associations (CMDA) is a ministry on over 280 medical and dental campuses and is committed to helping healthcare students to not just survive in life, but rather THRIVE with a PURPOSE.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Meaning of Medicine

9/9/2022
Dr. Kristin Collier delivers the keynote for the White Coat Ceremony at the University of Michigan Medical School, despite the objections of some students to her pro-life beliefs.

Duration:00:19:17

Training in a post-Roe World

7/27/2022
Jeff Barrows, DO, MA (Ethics), joins Bill Reichart to discuss the changes in medical/healthcare training now that Roe v. Wade has been overturned by the Supreme Court.

Duration:00:33:27

Building Your Faith During Training

6/28/2022
Dental students Tanner “TJ” Swanson and Caroline Miller share their vision of serving Christ through dentistry, which is developing along with their clinical skills.

Duration:00:27:23

The Power of A CMDA Student Chapter

1/18/2022
Abby Gaffner, a 3rd year Medical Student, joins Bill Reichart to discuss the role that mentorship has played in her CMDA Campus group of faith.

Duration:00:26:20

Finding Faith Amidst the Trauma of Sexual Assault

8/30/2021
Norah Cowley, a 3rd year Medical Student, joins Bill Reichart to discuss the role that a traumatic event in her life had in the development and deepening of her faith.

Duration:00:33:51

Dental Student Ministries

3/17/2021
Bill Griffin, DDS joins Bill Reichart to discuss the role CMDA plays in the lives of Dental School students plus graduate dentists with community, support, prayer and fellowship.

Doing An International Rotation During Med School

11/2/2020
Allen Craig, MD and Doug Lindberg, MD discuss the MAP International Fellows Program which gives medical students an opportunity to get an international rotation funded.

Teach Us To Pray

7/15/2020
David Goodman, MD shares about the student Bible study he created around the book of James and his on going ministry of mentorship & discipling medical students.

Day of Prayer

4/15/2020
Omari Hodge, MD and Val Tramonte, MD share during CMDA's Day of Prayer to encourage and uplift our members and other healthcare workers during this battle against the coronavirus.

Doctor by Design

3/20/2020
Zack Meade describes what it is like to be in the world's first engineering-based College of Medicine to become a future physician-innovator who thinks differently and provides even better patient care. NOTE: The end announcements were recorded BEFORE the CMDA 2020 National Convention was canceled. Please see COVID 19 link for more information.

2020 NatCon Update

3/17/2020
Bill Reichart, CMDA's Vice President of Campus & Community Ministries, shares about how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted CMDA's 2020 National Convention and other CMDA student events.

Being on Mission in Your Backyard

3/3/2020
Kate Abraham, MD is a second year family medicine resident at Cahaba Family Medicine Residency. The urban and rural tracks of Cahaba strive to prepare and equip graduates to serve as pioneer leaders in marginalized communities. Residents and attendings are encouraged to live in the neighborhoods they serve, attend house church together, and engage in international missions.

Racism

2/20/2020
Omari Hodge, MD joins Bill Reichart and CMDA CEO Mike Chupp, MD to discuss racism and medicine, and what CMDA is doing to embrace diversity.

Real-Life Physician Family

2/11/2020
Stacy Dunn, an Air Force ENT surgeon’s wife reflects on the trials and challenges medical families face during the rigorous training years of medical school and residency. Stacy married her college sweetheart, Joel, in the summer of 2006. Stacy and Joel authentically open up about their family’s CHAOTIC life during the training years and beyond in hopes of encouraging and equipping more medical families for success at home and at work. When medical families win, so do our communities.

Students Impacting PAS and The Future of Medicine

1/7/2020
tatisantosmd@gmail.com Dr. Tatiana Santos was raised in Florida and earned her B.S. from Florida International University. She then went on to complete medical school at the University of Silesia School of Medicine, where she co-founded the 6 th Chapter of the Student Government Association. Dr. Santos recently completed her Master’s Degree in Healthcare Administration from Purdue University. She has served on the Health Impact Council for the United Way Worldwide and Advisory Board for Best...

How to Integrate Theology, Medicine and Culture

12/16/2019
Harrison Hines grew up in Indiana before moving to North Carolina and graduating from Duke in 2012 with bachelor's in chemistry and religion. He then went to medical school at Stanford and between his 2nd and 3rd years of medical school, he went back to divinity school at Duke where he became a part of the theology, medicine, and culture fellowship. There, he focused on new ways to meld his dual passions of medicine and ethics which wound up leading him to public policy. During his fourth...

Student Survival Guide

9/17/2019
Chris Zalesky, MD shares about the resource he is creating, The CMDA Student Survival Guide. He is currently serving as a CMDA National Resident Representative. He attended Wake Forest University for his undergraduate education. After Wake Forest, he attended Emory University School of Medicine. While in Atlanta He was active in his local CMDA chapter. During his medical studies, he took a year to pursue a Master's in Clinical Research. Currently, training has taken Chris to Cincinnati, Ohio...

Steadfastness in the Middle of Residency

6/20/2019
Jake Morris, MD shares about a talk he gave to graduating medical & dental students about how to stay steadfast & resilient during residency.

Healing for the Nations part 2

3/20/2019
Val Tramonte, MD, speaker at the 2018 Remedy Conference in Orlando, FL, concludes his message about doing harm by sharing the wrong message when trying to witness to people about Jesus Christ.

Healing for the Nations part 1

3/18/2019
Val Tramonte, MD, speaker at the 2018 Remedy Conference in Orlando, FL, shares about doing harm by sharing the wrong message when trying to witness to people about Jesus Christ.