Activities

Various events and activities we're involved in

CCHF Special Report

Posted by on Apr 8, 2020 in Members, Missions | 0 comments

CCHF Special Report

CCHF and COVID-19 COVID-19 is now a worldwide phenomenon – more so than any other event in our lifetime. In response, CCHF has initiated a regular online report examining how the pandemic is impacting CCHF clinics and the people who work in them, as they live out the gospel among the most marginalized populations in our society. Click here to read the latest reports from CCHF clinics around the country. Then scroll down to the bottom of the first page to subscribe to receive the latest CCHF Report stories in your...

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CCHF 2020 Conference

Posted by on Feb 11, 2020 in Advocacy, Missions, Teaching | 0 comments

CCHF 2020 Conference

A personal invitation Christian Community Health Fellowship (CCHF) will be holding its annual national Conference in Cincinnati this coming March 26-28. Everyone who sees this notice should seriously consider signing up and coming with scholarship assistance available for students! This year’s theme is “Grit & Grace” – both inspirational and practical. The CCHF Conference is a truly unique experience. It is the only conference designed for people like you – who see medicine as a calling, and are committed to...

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New Women’s Group

Posted by on Jan 27, 2020 in Members | 0 comments

New Women’s Group

Rochester WPC Women Physicians in Christ is an outreach ministry of CMDA to provide resources for Christian women physicians and dentists to integrate their personal, professional and spiritual lives. We encourage and support Christian women and physicians as we share the unique challenges of our multiple roles. A group has started in Rochester under the leadership of Drs. Heather Ma and Christine Borghi-Cavallaro that will be meeting on the first Friday of each month at 8 pm at Heather’s home, 23 Mill Neck Lane, Pittsford. The First...

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Prayer for Harveys

Posted by on Jan 20, 2020 in Members, Missions | 0 comments

Prayer for Harveys

A Plea for Prayer Dear Susan & Bill, Greetings from Grand Saline, TX.  We have come here for new staff training with Christian Health Service Corps.  We just found out that due to circumstances beyond our control, we need to return to Congo urgently. We are disappointed that we will not be able to attend the Winter Missions Breakfast on Saturday as planned, since we are now scheduled to leave for Congo from Houston on Thursday, January 23.  We will be praying for the Holy Spirit to move mightily at the Missions Breakfast and grow the...

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Prayer for Nicaragua team

Posted by on Dec 31, 2019 in Missions | 0 comments

Prayer for Nicaragua team

Team leaving January 9 Chris Borghi-Cavallaro just wrote asking for prayer for her and the missions team leaving for Nicaragua on January 9th: Dear Prayer Partners, I hope that you enjoyed a wonderful Christmas with friends and family, and as we approach the New Year in just 3 more days, it will be very closely followed by my departure for Nicaragua. I so appreciate you being on my “Prayer Team”. Believe me, our mission team could not accomplish His work under our own power. It is only through Him, with Him, by Him and with your...

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Winter Missions Breakfast 2020

Posted by on Dec 21, 2019 in Breakfasts, Members, Missions | 0 comments

Winter Missions Breakfast 2020

Focus On Missions Please set aside the date and sign up now for our Winter Missions Breakfast coming up on Saturday, January 25th, from 9-11 am at the Rochester Academy of Medicine, 1441 East Avenue. We’re looking forward to some inspiring presentations (see list below) so mark your calendars, respond using our RSVP page, and come out to hear how some of your colleagues are crossing cultures to share their faith and skills with people groups in need. Dr. Christine Borghi-Cavallaro (Family Medicine) – Honduras/Nicaragua Clara Pak...

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Christmas 2019

Posted by on Dec 19, 2019 in Interesting, Members | 0 comments

Christmas 2019

Merry Christmas from the Morehouse’s In the midst of all the societal challenges that surround us, it’s been a wonderful year for us in so many ways, and we want to join you in giving thanks to our God for His wonderful gift of life. Our Missions Breakfast early in the year was a deep encouragement and inspiration to many. The academic year finished well for our students in May, followed by an active group up and going this fall led by committed leaders. We were treated to a veritable smorgasbord of insights at our Fall Breakfast when...

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2020 CMDA Winter Conference

Posted by on Dec 11, 2019 in Interesting, Teaching | 0 comments

2020 CMDA Winter Conference

CMDA Northeast Winter Conference January 17, 2020 – January 19, 2020 Sandy Cove, Maryland Whether it’s the agony of being an attending, the rigor of residency, the stress of being a successful student, the pain of PA work, or the difficulty of dentistry. Burnout knows no age, sex, race, or profession. This is a weekend for us to gather in a sacred space to lean into the presence of GOD, create community with colleagues, and be refreshed and renewed. This will be considered holy ground, where you can come andexperience healing as you provide...

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Thanksgiving 2019

Posted by on Nov 28, 2019 in Interesting, Members, Missions | 0 comments

Thanksgiving 2019

Happy Thanksgiving! We’re grateful for God’s abundant blessings, through times of trial and ease, and for your constant faithfulness to your families, patients, and community. As we look forward to the holidays ahead, let’s cultivate hearts of thanksgiving for His faithfulness! Please remember those who are lonely, struggling, and in need during this season. For many of us it is a time of joy and celebration, but for others in our community it can be a time of trial, regret, and sad memories. Open your hearts and homes to...

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Advocacy Day for Life

Posted by on Nov 27, 2019 in Advocacy | 0 comments

Advocacy Day for Life

Medical Professionals Advocacy Day New York Alliance Against Assisted Suicide Announces Medical Professionals Advocacy Day. Join Us in Albany, NY on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. In an effort to stop New York’s assisted suicide legislation, the New York Alliance Against Assisted Suicide is sponsoring an advocacy day for medical professionals. Please consider making the trip to Albany to aid our work. Medical professionals bring a unique perspective that elected officials must hear. The tentative schedule is as follows: 11:00 AM     Welcome 11:10...

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