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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.

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 R, 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 

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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 

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

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).