spirituality and medicine:
curriculum development project

 

Other resources

 

 

Articles:

» Association of American Medical Colleges. 1999. Medical Schools Objectives Project (MSOP). Report III: Contemporary Issues in Medicine: Communication in Medicine. Task force report: Spirituality, Cultural Issues, and End of Life Care.
Learning objectives and educational strategies for implementing courses on spirituality

» General Medical Council. 2003. Tomorrow’s Doctors
Section ‘Individual in society’ about medical sociology. Mentions importance of cultural beliefs, but not spirituality specifically.

» General Medical Council. 2007. Personal Beliefs and Medical Practice.
What is appropriate in consultations.

Books:

» Koenig HG, McCollough ME, Larson DB. (2001). Handbook of Religion and Health. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

 

Websites:

» Royal College of Psychiatrists: Spirituality and Psychiatry Special Interest Group

» NHS Scotland site for spirituality in medicine

» George Washington Institute of Spirituality and Health (GWish)

 

 

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The Spirituality and Medicine Curriculum Development Project is funded by the Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry.