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“IMESO has prompted me to deepen my own sense of spirituality, and help to extend the same reflective and cognitive experience to my colleagues. It is THE reason I am here at Ochsner enjoying my daily practice.”

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Institute of Medicine, Education and Spirituality

“Spirit is that aspect or essence of a person (soul) that gives him or her power and energy, and motivates the pursuit of virtues such as love, truth, and wisdom.” 
— Denise D. McKee and John N. Chappel, Spirituality and Medical Practice


We will inspire holistic healing of body, mind, and spirit through research, education, and innovation.


We Heal, Inspire, and Transform Through the Integration of Medicine, Education, and Spirituality.

Core Imperatives

  • Altruism
  • Reorient the Future of Healthcare 
  • Inspiration
  • Collaboration
  • Compassionate Presence
  • Curiosity
  • Practice of Virtues and Values
  • Self-Transcendence

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Fr. Anthony De Conciliis, C.S.C., Ph.D