The Christian Medical Association is an organization committed to encouraging and supporting Christian physicians and medical students and delivering services to the community. It gives a voice to Christian healthcare professionals and students, provides resources, networking opportunities, and education.
The Christian Medical Association along with the Christian Dental Association make up the CMDA. This organization was founded in 1931 and the membership today is greater than 16,000, as of 2015. The CMDA organizes medical evangelism projects all over the world, supports student ministries in dental and medical schools, and gives continuing education resources to Third World missionary doctors. The mission of the CMDA is to help needy people all over the world.