Aslakson RA, Kweku J, Kinnison M, Singh S, Crowe T, et al. (2017). Operationalizing the Measuring What Matters Spirituality Quality Metric in a Population of Hospitalized, Critically Ill Patients and their Family Members. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 53(3): 650-655.   

Cooper RS (2018).  The Palliative Care Chaplain as Story Catcher.  Journal of Pain and Symptom Management, 55(1): 155-158.

Cooper RS, Ferguson A, Bodurtha JN, & Smith TJ (2014). AMEN in Challenging Conversations: Bridging the Gaps between Faith, Hope, and Medicine. Journal of Oncology Practice, 10(4): 1-5.

Cooper RS, Knight L, & Ferguson A (2015).  Trust, Hope, and Miracles. Textbook of Palliative Care Communication. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press. doi:10.1093/med/9780190201708.003.0031

Cooper RS (2011). Case Study of a Chaplain’s Spiritual Care for a Patient with Advanced Metastatic Breast Cancer. Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy, 17(1-2): 19-37. doi: 10.1080/08854726.2011.559832

Donohue PK, Norvell M, Boss RD, Shepard J, Frank K, Patron C, Crowe TY (2017). Hospital Chaplains: Through the Eyes of Parents of Hospitalized Children. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2017 Jun 26. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2016.0547.

Duffy, J. (2022). This Is My Story. Hopkins Medicine, 24–31.

Edrees H, Connors C, Paine L, Norvell M, Taylor H, Wu A. Implementing the RISE Second Victim Support Programme at the Johns Hopkins Hospital: A Case Study, BMJ Open 2016.

Ferrell BR, Chung VM, ... Cooper RS, Knight L, et al. (2016 Oct).  Integration of Palliative Care for Patients with Solid Tumors on Phase I Trials. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 34(16 suppl), 138.  DOI: 10.1200/jco.2016.34.26_suppl.138 

Ferrell BR, Chung VM,... Cooper RS., et al. (2020)  Spirituality in cancer patients on phase 1 clinical trials. Psychooncology, 29(6), 1073-1083.  doi: 10.1002/pon.5380 

Galiatsatos P, Lehmijoki-Gardner M, & Hale W (2015).  A Brief Historical Review of Specific Religious Denominations:  How History Influences Current Medical-Religious Partnerships. Journal of Religion and Health, 55(2); 587-592. doi: 10.1007/s10943-015-0123-5

Gupta A, Sedhom R, Middleton E, Cooper R, Knight L, et al. (2020)  Hospice length of service in patients with advanced gastrointestinal cancers treated at an NCI-designated cancer center, Journal of Clinical Oncology, 38(4 suppl).  DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2020.38.4_suppl.812

Galiatsatos, P., Cudjoe, T. K., Bratcher, J., Heikkinen, P., Leaf, P., & Golden, S. H. (2020). Second Victims: Aftermath of Gun Violence and Faith-Based Responses. Journal of Religion and Health. doi:10.1007/s10943-020-01112-6

Heikkinen, P. (2022, May 23). Communication: A chaplain's-eye view. CLOSLER. Retrieved May 23, 2022, from 

Heikkinen, P. J., & Roberts, B. (2022). I see you: A chaplain case study on existential distress and transdisciplinary support. Journal of Health Care Chaplaincy, 1–18. 

Hemming P, Teague PCrowe T, & Levine R (2016). Chaplains on the Medical Team: A Qualitative Analysis of an Interprofessional Curriculum for Internal Medicine Residents and Chaplain Interns. Journal of Religion and Health, 55(2); 560-571.

Hunsberger J, Crowe T, Cooper RS, & Smith T (2021). How and especially why clinicians should do a spiritual assessment, in The Impact of Culture and Beliefs in Cancer Care, Oxford University Press, in press.

Hypki C, Cooper RS, & Knight L (2011). Memorial Ritual and Art: A Case Study and Exploration of the Potential for Healing. Community Arts Journal (Maryland Institute College of Art), 3. 

Knight L, Cooper RS, & Hypki C (2012). Service of Remembrance: A Comprehensive Cancer Center’s Response to Bereaved Family Members. Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life & Palliative Care, 8(2):182-198. doi: 10.1080/15524256.2012.685444.

McWhirter, LCSW-C, M., Heikkinen, BCC-PCHAC, P., Dérissé, PharmD, G., & Mehta, MPH, A. K. (2022). Specialty Palliative Care in a Code Blue: An Unexpected Role. Journal of Palliative Medicine. Retrieved from

Neira, P. M., Norvell, M., & Teague, P. (2021). 2021 Association of Professional Chaplains Virtual Annual Conference. In Transgender Education for Chaplains and Clinical Pastoral Education Trainees.

Purvis, T. E., Saylor, D., & Neurocritical Care and Chaplaincy Study Group. (2019, August 14). Burnout and Resilience Among Neurosciences Critical Care Unit Staff. Retrieved from 

Romer LH, Nichols DG, Mesman J, Barthel HW, Norvell M, et al. (2015).  Impact of Pediatric Critical Care on the Family, Community, and Society.  Rogers' Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care, 5th ed., pp 11-22.

Shay L (2015). A CPE Student Discovers a New Definition of Hope.  PlainViews, 12(6).

Shay L (2019). Exploring Hope in Spiritual Care:  A Practical Theological Guide for Chaplains.  London:  Jessica Kingsley Publishers.

Szilagyi, C., Tartaglia, A., Palmer, P. K., Fleenor, D. W., Jackson-Jordan, E., Knoll Sweeney, S., & Slaven, J. E. (2022). Covid-19 and Clinical Pastoral Education: HOW ACPE educators pivoted amid the pandemic. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling: Advancing Theory and Professional Practice through Scholarly and Reflective Publications, 76(1), 37–47.

Szilagyi, C., Tartaglia, A., Palmer, P. K., Fleenor, D. W., Jackson-Jordan, E., Knoll Sweeney, S., & Slaven, J. E. (2022). Delivering clinical pastoral education (CPE) remotely: Educators’ views and perspectives during the covid-19 pandemic and beyond. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling: Advancing Theory and Professional Practice through Scholarly and Reflective Publications, 154230502210944.

Teague, P. (2022). The Cerulean Bowl. Journal of Pastoral Care & Counseling: Advancing Theory and Professional Practice through Scholarly and Reflective Publications.

Teague, P. J., Norvell, M., Olsen Paget, K., & Neira, P. (2023). Spiritual Care for the Transgender Community: A Seminar for Chaplains and Clinical Pastoral Education Students. Reflective Practice: Formation and Supervision in Ministry, 43(43), 35–50.

Teague P, Kraeuter S, York S, Scott W, Furqan M, Zakaria S (2019). The Role of the Chaplain as a Patient Navigator and Advocate for Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: One Academic Medical Center's Experience. Journal of Religion and Health,, published online 22 June 2019.

Vranceanu, A.-M. (2019, August 13). Burnout and Resiliency Among Neurocritical Care Staff; Potential Solutions to A Growing Problem. Retrieved from

Waldfogel J, Battle D, Rosen M, Knight L, Saiki C, Nesbit S, Cooper R, Browner I, Hoofing L, Billing L, Dy S.  Team Leadership and Cancer End-of-Life Decision Making, J Onc Pract NCI-ASCO Teams issue, Sept 2016.

Wilson, J., Tracey, E., Ponnala, J., Rodriguez-Hobbs, J., & Crowe, T. (2022). An ICU Expansion of a Novel Chaplain Intervention, “This is My Story,” to Support Interdisciplinary Medical Teams Delivering Care to Non-Communicative Patients in an Academic Medical Center. Journal of Religion and Health.

Yang CP, Leung J, Hunt EA, Serwint J, Norvell M, Keene EA, & Romer LH (2010). Pediatric Residents Do Not Feel Prepared for the Most Unsettling Situations They Face in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. J PalliatMed, 14(1):25-30. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2010.0314


PlainViews articles by staff include:

Cooper RS (2010). Pretty Amazing, huh? PlainViews; 7(1).

Cooper RS (2011).  When the Patient is a Member of the Health Care Family. PlainViews, 8(18).

Cooper RS (2013). Hope for a Miracle and the Plan of Care. PlainViews, 10(1).

Cooper RS (2013). When Our Hands Are Tied. PlainViews, 10(1).

Cooper RS (2013). Are Time Studies for a Functional Staff a Manager's Folly?  PlainViews, 10(12).