Press Releases

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May 12, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Applauds, Thanks U.S. Senators Who Stood Up for Life, Voted Down Extreme Abortion Bill

Philadelphia, PA-May 12, 2022-  Catholic Medical Association wishes to thank the United States Senators who voted against the Women’s Health Protection Act to ensure this extreme abortion on demand bill did not pass. “We are grateful to the members of our United States Senate who recognize and respect the right to life,” said Tim Millea, M.D., Chair of... Read More

April 6, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Disappointed, Concerned After Colorado Governor Signs Radical Abortion Bill into Law

Philadelphia, PA-April 6, 2022- Catholic Medical Association today condemned action taken in the State of Colorado, where the “Reproductive Health Equity Act” was signed into law. “We once again find ourselves standing up for the fundamental right to life and defending the innate dignity each of us has from the moment of conception,” said Craig Treptow,... Read More

April 5, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Congratulates Father Earl Fernandes on Becoming Bishop of Columbus Diocese

Philadelphia, PA -April 5, 2022- Catholic Medical Association extends it heartfelt congratulations to Bishop-elect Earl Fernandes, who Pope Francis named Bishop of the Diocese of Columbus, OH. “Congratulations to Bishop-elect Fernandes on this monumental accomplishment. We know that your faith will inspire and guide the people of Columbus as you carry out the duties of your... Read More

April 4, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Condemns Oregon’s Removal of Residency Requirements for Physician Assisted Suicide

Philadelphia, PA -April 4, 2022- Catholic Medical Association, which strongly opposes Physician Assisted Suicide, today condemned the State of Oregon’s decision to no longer enforce residency requirements for patients seeking euthanasia. “Removing the residency requirement from Oregon’s so called ‘Death with Dignity Act’ further undermines the dignity and sanctity of life. Inviting people from across state... Read More

March 21, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Files Amicus Brief to Protect New York Health Care Workers from Discriminatory Vaccine Mandate

Philadelphia, PA-March 21, 2022- Catholic Medical Association has taken action against the State of New York, filing an amicus brief to protect health care workers from a discriminatory vaccine mandate. The brief was filed on March 18th by attorneys with Alliance Defending Freedom on behalf of CMA after New York removed religious exemptions from its original mandate. “The... Read More

March 16, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Expresses Concern After WHO Statement Calls Trisomy 21 Preventable ‘Birth Defect’

Philadelphia, PA—March 16, 2022—Catholic Medical Association expressed concern after the World Health Organization stated publicly that Trisomy 21, commonly referred to as Down Syndrome, is a “severe birth defect” which can be “prevented.” “The statement made by WHO represents a major need for greater respect, dignity, and awareness for people living with Trisomy 21,” said... Read More

March 10, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Endorses ‘Ultrasound Informed Consent Act’

Legislation Introduced by U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. to protect the unborn Philadelphia, PA- March 10, 2022—Catholic Medical Association has officially endorsed the Ultrasound Informed Consent Act, introduced by U.S. Senator Roger Marshall, M.D. The legislation would “ensure that women seeking an abortion receive an ultrasound and the opportunity to review the ultrasound before giving... Read More

January 21, 2022

Catholic Medical Association Joins Thousands for 49th Annual March for Life

Philadelphia, PA – January 21, 2022—Members of Catholic Medical Association joined thousands of pro-life supporters in Washington D.C. today for the 49th annual March for Life. “Through the science and practice of medicine, what our Catholic Faith has always informed us should be evident to all, and that is that life begins at the moment of... Read More

January 20, 2022

Leaders from Five Major Catholic Organizations, Bishop, Launch New Organization to Promote and Protect Catholic Health Care

WASHINGTON, D.C. —Today, leaders from five major Catholic organizations and the bishop of Lincoln, Nebraska are announcing the launch of the Catholic Health Care Leadership Alliance (CHCLA), a new non-profit organization and broad-based coalition of organizations who are committed to protecting and advancing Catholic Health Care. The mission of CHCLA as an alliance of faithful... Read More