2016 Fall CMDA Banquet - The Christian Doctor: Making it Matter

Missions, Mentoring, Money, Message    November 3, 2016  7-9PM

The CMDA Fall Banquet is a very encouraging annual fund raising event where guests will hear about the CMDA ministry and how the Lord is using CMDA to impact doctors and students lives here in Memphis and around the world. Guests will also hear about the mission trips that CMDA Memphis will be leading as well as testimonies from students and doctors involved in the ministry.

Dr. Al Weir is board certified in Internal Medicine, with certifications in hematology and oncology. He is a graduate of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, and was a Fellow in Hematology and Oncology at the University of Alabama Birmingham. After leaving academic medicine, Dr. Al Weir served in private practice at the West Clinic in Memphis, TN from 1991-2005 before joining the CMDA staff as Vice President of Campus and Community Ministries where he served for 3 years from 2005-2008.  He is presently Professor of Medicine at University of Tennessee Heath Science Center and Program Director for their Hematology/Oncology fellowship program. Throughout his career, Dr. Weir has acted in many important leadership roles, including Internal Medicine Consultant for Eku Baptist Hospital in Eku, Nigeria from 1983-1985. He is now President of Albanian Health Fund, an educational ministry to Albania where he has been serving for 24 years. He is currently president-elect of the national Christian Medical & Dental Associations.
In addition to his specialties, Dr. Weir’s major area of interest is the practical aspect of living out the Christian life as a doctor.

He is the author of three books: When Your Doctor Has Bad News (Zondervan, 2003) and Practice by the Book (CMDA, 2005) and Whispers (CMDA 2015). He has contributed chapters for Handbook of Medicine in Developing Countriesand served as Editor for The Doctor’s Bible, collaboration between CMDA and Holman Bible Publishers. He and his wife, Becky have three children, four grandchildren and live in Germantown, Tennessee.

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Esplanade Banquet & Conference Center
901 Cordova Station Ave.
Cordova, TN 38018

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