Christian Medical and Dental Association – CMDA
Mission: To expose and instill God’s love, healing, and hope in the medical community.
National Organization: http://www.cmda.org/
Our Chapter: At our official club meetings, we will have different speakers to come in and talk about their experiences in the medical field. As a club, CMDA wishes to give back to the community. We are thinking about getting a group to volunteer at a soup kitchen. We are holding both a clothing drive as well as a Thanksgiving food drive. We also wanted to raise money through a bake sale to support either a local charity or a missions trip. If possible, we might get involved in a Midnight Run, where food is delivered to the homeless in NYC.
Dues: Free Membership
President -Oladapo Adefeso email@example.com
Vice President -Nidun Daniel firstname.lastname@example.org
Secretary -Roseline Okigbo email@example.com
Treasurer -Carelle Cherebin firstname.lastname@example.org
National Liason -Sarah Ng email@example.com
2nd Year Rep -Lazarus Onwuka firstname.lastname@example.org
Our February 21st 2013 meeting was our first meeting of the year and it was very powerful and encouraging. We had Pastor John Yenchko, the senior Pastor at North Shore Community Church in Oyster Bay as our guest speaker and he gave a short but powerful talk on “The Power of Personal Prayer”. He encouraged [...]
We had a nice meeting on Thursday, November 29th 2012. Opening prayer was said by the President Dapo Adefeso. We watched an interview of famed Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Ben Carson, and a portion of the movie about his life – “Gifted Hands” and afterwards, the Vice President, Nidun Daniel, led a short discussion on the lessons [...]
We had a guest speaker, Kevin Jerry, talk to us on the topic – “Getting released from mental prisons”. Mr. Jerry who visited us with his wife, Beth, opened our eyes to how anger, bitterness, inferiority complex and other mind battles can limit us and how we can be free of them. It was a [...]
President – Oladapo Adefeso - email@example.com Vice President – Nidun Daniel - firstname.lastname@example.org Secretary – Roseline Okigbo - email@example.com Treasurer – Carelle Cherebin - firstname.lastname@example.org National Liaison Officer – Sarah Ng - email@example.com Second Year Rep – Lazarus Onwuka - firstname.lastname@example.org Club Adviser – Esther Hevia - email@example.com CLUB DUES- $10 CLUB PLANS – For the 2012-2013 academic year, we plan on [...]
Our February 1st meeting was about de-stressing from our intense schedules, getting to know our members more, and having fun. After singing 2 songs, led by the Praise Team, members of CMDA along with the E-Board decorated T-shirts in preparation for FREE HUG DAY! Free Hug day will be held the following day, February 2nd.
At this meeting, the CMDA Praise team as well as members sang Christmas carols. We reflected on the fact that Jesus was truly the reason for the season. A third year student, Peter Hong, came in to speak with first and second year students about everything from faith and keeping God as a number one [...]
On our meeting that was held on Wednesday November 16th, the CMDA welcomed an amazing guest speaker. Dr. Ali Ko, aside from being an exceptional OBGYN with a 3 month long waiting list, is also an incredible missionary. She decided that after working at Johns Hopkins, and meeting big names like Ben Carson, she would [...]
CMDA Second General Body Meeting Minutes: The CMDA showed an inspiring documentary about Ben Carson, the first African American Neurosurgeon. Despite his incredible skill and success today, Ben Carson was once a below average student with a dangerous temper. With the help of his mother and his faith in God, he was able to take [...]
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