Tag: Catholic Medical Association

Neutral stand on assisted suicide by physicians group called ‘startling’

Neutral stand on assisted suicide by physicians group called ‘startling’

| October 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

The president of the Catholic Medical Association said Oct. 18 that the American Academy of Family Physicians’ new “engaged neutrality” position on physician-assisted suicide is “diametrically opposed” to the medical community’s long-standing opposition to it.

Continue Reading

Catholic physicians highlight lesser known dangers of contraceptive use

Catholic physicians highlight lesser known dangers of contraceptive use

| Madeline Watkins | July 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

A team of Catholic Medical Association physicians and students are working on a comprehensive literature review of the medical effects of contraception, set to be available later this year.

Continue Reading

AMA delegates OK continued review of assisted suicide policy

AMA delegates OK continued review of assisted suicide policy

| June 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

The American Medical Association House of Delegates voted 314-243 not to affirm the report of the organization’s Council on Ethical and Judicial Affairs to maintain the AMA’s long-held opposition to assisted suicide.

Continue Reading

Catholic health care workers urged to evangelize culture

Catholic health care workers urged to evangelize culture

| October 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Catholic medical professionals are on the front lines of cultural engagement in a society that too often sidelines religious values, fosters moral relativism and loses sight of the dignity of the human person, said Carl Anderson, supreme knight of the Knights of Columbus.

Continue Reading

Local Catholic Physicians Guild seeks to be moral guide

Local Catholic Physicians Guild seeks to be moral guide

| February 2, 2011 | 1 Comment

Dr. Peter Daly of Lumen Christi in St. Paul wasn’t looking for another professional organization to join. So, what did he do?

He became the president of one.

Continue Reading