Professor and Director of Research Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University and Hospital
What He Studies
The relationship between brain function and various mental states, pioneering the neurological study of religious and spiritual experiences, a field known as “neurotheology.”
Recent Articles on Religion & Culture
Religion & Culture Experts
In The News
The field of neurotheology uses science to try to understand religion, and vice versa.
— The Atlantic
Is there a difference between the brain of an atheist and the brain of a religious person?
— Scientific American