- The International Parish Nurse Resource Center
The Resource Center was developed at Lutheran General Health System in 1986 and transferred to Deaconess Parish Nurse Ministries in St. Louis, Missouri in 2002. The mission of the Center is to promote the development of quality parish nurse programs through research, education, and consultation. Information is available on publications, educational programs, and consultation opportunities. This site also includes a link to their resource catalog for ordering educational materials
- George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health (GWish)
GWish was established in May 2001 as a leading organization on education and clinical issues related to spirituality and health. GWish is changing the face of healthcare through innovative programs for physicians and other members of the multidisciplinary healthcare team, including clergy and chaplains. There is a link to Research Projects from the main page.
- The Center for Spirituality, Theology and Health (Duke University)
The Center is part of the Duke University Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development. The purpose of the Center is to conduct research that explores the effects of religious/spiritual beliefs and practices on physical and mental health. This brief site describes the Center’s research objectives and provides abstracts for their recent research findings. The site also provides links to information on upcoming events, book reviews, and information about their newsletter, Research News & Opportunities in Science and Theology.
- The Mind/Body Medical Institute (Harvard University)
The Mind/Body Medical Institute is a nonprofit scientific and educational organization dedicated to the study of mind/body interactions. This site provides information on mind/body basics, wellness, medical programs, women’s health, school health, and MBMI research. News, events, and contact information are also available.