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March 20, 2020


February 12, 2020

A recently published article in the Journal of Palliative Medicine reports on GWish's Interprofessional Spiritual Care Education Curriculum (ISPEC), which is gaining attention on a global level as institutions attempt to improve spiritual care as a commitment to culturally respectful care in diverse communities.   

Leadership and award recipients at the GW Institute for Spirituality and Health's special fall celebration on Oct. 23, 2019
October 31, 2019

The GW Institute for Spirituality and Health, housed within the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, has received a $500,000 gift from the Kanarek Family Foundation to support its Interprofessional Spiritual Care Education Curriculum.

Christina Puchalski
December 12, 2017

Christina Puchalski, MD, director of the George Washington University (GW) Institute for Spirituality and Health, professor of medicine at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and medical director of professional health hospice of Washington, DC, was n

August 25, 2017

Dr. Christina Puchalski, Professor of Medicine and Health Science and Director at The George Washington University's Institute for Spirituality and Health discusses the spiritual side of palliative care in a live interview with EWTN.

Doctor holds patient's hands
August 24, 2017

In August 2017, BQO’s M. Anthony Mills visited Christina Puchalski at the George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health (GWish) in Washington, D.C. Dr. Puchalski is professor at George Washington University’s School of Medicine and founding director of GWish.

Christina Puchalski
August 24, 2017

GWish's 9th Annual Spirituality and health Summer Institute and 4th Annual Platinum Dinner are recognized in SMHS' Medicine & Health magazine!

Christina Puchalski and a colleague
January 10, 2017

GWish's 15th Anniversary & GWish Award for Excellence in Interprofessional Spiritual Care recognized in SMHS' Medicine & Health magazine!