Press Releases

For more information on Press Releases or Interview Inquiries please contact Jill Blumenfeld, Director of Communications: [email protected] or (484) 270-8002 x5426

March 2, 2021


Philadelphia, PA- March 2, 2021- It has been over a year since the first diagnosis of COVID-19 in the United States. Due to this pandemic’s effects, our society has experienced limitations in personal freedoms to a level we have never known. Social interactions and work environments have been changed by social distancing, masks, hospital and... Read More

February 4, 2021

Catholic Medical Association Expresses Concerns After Biden Administration Rescinds Mexico City Policy

Philadelphia, PA- February 4, 2021- The Catholic Medical Association expresses grave concern regarding President Joe Biden’s action to rescind Mexico City Policy, allowing foreign governments to use U.S. assistance to fund abortions. “The Catholic Medical Association is very disappointed that the Biden Administration actively promotes abortion under a false guise of healthcare,” said Dr. Michael Parker,... Read More

January 23, 2021

Catholic Medical Association Condemns Hateful Disruption of Mass for Unborn Lives on Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Philadelphia, PA- January 23, 2021- The Catholic Medical Association is calling on President Joe Biden and his Administration, along with Ohio Governor, Mike DeWine, to condemn the actions of several abortion rights activists who disrupted a Catholic Mass for the Unborn and for Life. The so-called “protest” occurred at St. Joseph Cathedral in Columbus, OH on January 22,... Read More

December 17, 2020

Catholic Medical Association Congratulates HHS, OCR on Action to Protect Conscience, Religious Freedom

Philadelphia, PA- December 17, 2020- The Catholic Medical Association wishes to congratulate the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Office for Civil Rights (OCR) for actions taken in California and Vermont which preserve the conscience protection of healthcare professionals and the religious liberty of every American. “CMA is encouraged to see the Administration block funding... Read More

December 16, 2020

Information Regarding Degrees of Responsibility of Vaccine Usage

Philadelphia, PA- December 16, 2020- We are so fortunate to be able to rely on the Catholic Church for authoritative guidance concerning the moral use of vaccines to protect against COVID-19. Questions are not new concerning vaccines that have used aborted fetal cell lines in their development, or ancillary testing (effectiveness, safety, etc.). Even though such abortions... Read More

December 2, 2020


A Joint Statement by: American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians and Gynecologists American College of Pediatricians Catholic Medical Association Christian Medical and Dental Associations Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, our society has had to adapt to unprecedented restrictions and limitations.  During this trying time, it has been difficult to find points of optimism.  The... Read More

November 5, 2020

Catholic Medical Association Encourages Catholics to Pray Rosary in Midst of Election Controversy

Philadelphia, PA- November 5, 2020– The Catholic Medical Association is asking the faithful to pray a Novena or Rosary in the midst of controversy and confusion regarding the 2020 Presidential Election. “No matter the outcome of the election, the Catholic Medical Association will continue to advocate for religious liberty, conscience protection, and the principles of Catholic... Read More

October 29, 2020

Catholic Medical Association Congratulates Secretary of State and HHS on Signing of Geneva Consensus Declaration

Philadelphia, PA- October 29, 2020- The Catholic Medical Association congratulates The U.S. Secretary of State and The Department of Health and Human Services on the signing of the Geneva Consensus Declaration, to promote women’s health and strengthen the family. “To stand in solidarity with U.S. and other world leaders as action is taken to achieve better... Read More

October 19, 2020

Catholic Medical Association Issues Support of Colorado Proposition 115

Philadelphia, PA- October 19, 2020- The Catholic Medical Association today issued its full support of Colorado’s Proposition 115, which would ban abortions after 22 weeks. “Proposition 115 seeks to defend the dignity of life which is the cornerstone of our mission at Catholic Medical Association,” said Dr. Michael Parker, CMA President.Though the CMA recognizes that from the... Read More