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Where People Thrived & Suffered in the U.S. Prior to the Pandemic

A blog related to recent Fellow publication examining areas of thriving, struggling, and suffering across the U.S. from 2008-2017.

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Culinary Health and Medicine Program Improves Medical Students' Nutrition Knowledge

A groundbreaking culinary health curriculum improved medical students' nutritional knowledge and ability to effectively and compassionately provide dietary counseling to future patients.

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Earth Day Reflections

In honor of Earth Day, we're sharing these poems written by our Scholar Frederick Foote, MD. We hope they offer some peaceful reflection.

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Earth Day 2021

In honor of Earth Day 2021, we highlight some of the Institute’s innovative scholars and visionaries who explore connections between nature, healing, and planetary health.

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"Igniting an Epidemic of Health"

A Q & A with founders Brian Berman and Susan Hartnoll Berman explain how they hope their approach can help reverse this health crisis and improve wellbeing for all.

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New Ways of Living

In this inVIVO presentation at the 2020 Project Earthrise meeting, Institute Scholar Sara Warber, MD, discusses "Imagining New Ways of Living: At the Intersection of Art, Nature and Health."

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Project Earthrise—Taking it Forward

Susan Prescott, Ph.D. professor at the University of Western Australia School of Medicine, and president of inVIVO Planetary Health, discusses the connections between the material realm and the great mysteries of the spiritual realm at the December 2020 I…

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Are We Being Good Ancestors? InVivo

Brian Berman, founder of The Institute for Integrative Health, speaks about the "Seventh Generation Principle" of the Native American Iroquois people.

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Mindfulness at Patterson Partnership

Brandin Bowden, MS, director of commuinity programs at The Institute for Integrative Health, presents at the 2020 InVivo Planetary Health Conference on improving youth health in Baltimore City.

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Mission Thrive at InVivo

Mission Thrive is a set of innovative program models created by Institute for Integrative Health and its partners to empower youth, families, and communities to make lifestyle changes that will support their health and well-being.

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The Green Road Project

Institute Scholar Frederick Foote, MD, heads the Green Road Project, the nation’s largest healing garden at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center. Dr. Foote presents at Project Earthrise this 20-year effort to incorporate whole-body medicine and…

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InVivo Project Earthrise Meeting

The theme of the event, Project Earthrise, challenged us to imagine a better world, and to pose fundamental questions about how we live on our planet, how we see ourselves, and how we treat others.

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Short Documentary Film Tells the Story of the Green Road

In an effort to bring awareness to the Green Road and other natural healing gardens, we invite you to share this short film. We would also like to know your thoughts on this wonderful project. Please take a moment to share this video on social media and t…

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The Institute for Integrative Health Contributed to National Conversations

In 2017, the Institute worked to contribute to national conversations regarding community-based programming that impact individual and community health and wellbeing.

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Reiki and Qigong Demonstrations at the Holiday Market

AUDIO. Amy Weglein, RN, and Mary Pinkard, RLWQ, each gave a rousing demonstration of reiki and qigong at the In Good Health Holiday Market & Wellness Expo.

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Artwork Sales Will Benefit Our Programs

Thanks to a generous offer by artist Peter Bruun, you can purchase his beautiful artwork and support the Institute’s programs at the same time. Fifty percent of your purchases through January 8th will benefit the Institute.

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Service Members Share Reflections at Green Road

While recovering from illnesses and injuries, military service members and their families have been sharing their thoughts in special journals at the Green Road healing garden, adjacent to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. Read…

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Fellow Andrew Ahn's Team Named XPRIZE Winner

VIDEO: Insitute Fellow Andrew Ahn, MD, MPH, discusses the portable diagnostic device his team enteted in the global Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE competition. Weighing just five pounds, it can diagnose at least 13 medical conditions,

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Study Offers Insight into Patients’ Healing Journeys

A new study by three Institute Scholars and their collaborators sheds light on how people experience the journey from illness to healing. Recently published in BMJ Open, It’s one of very few studies to examine healing from the patient perspective.

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Scholar's Exhibit Explores Healing Experiences

A new multimedia exhibit by Institute Scholar Paul Dieppe, MD, is a source of respite and inspiration for visitors and staff at Musgrove Park Hospital in Somerset, England.

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