Transforming Chaplaincy is a think tank with a mission to promote research literacy in chaplaincy to improve patient outcomes.

By integrating contemporary scholarship into ongoing practice,chaplains can provide better care, educators can prepare chaplains to be more effective in their work, and healthcare administrators and professionals can drive effective institutional change. Our resources give these groups the tools they need to transform chaplaincy in their institutions.


Religious Affiliation and Excess Mortality

What effect does religious affiliation have on mortality rates? In this Idea in Brief, Ellen Idler of Emory University comments on a recent article that interrogates the notion of religious affiliation decreasing mortality rates.


Chaplaincy Taxonomy

We’re proud to feature the Article of the Month from ACPE Research. We’re grateful to editor John Ehman for sharing his work here and encourage you to take advantage of this valuable resource.