Events & Classes

A Beautiful Ghetto, Three Years Later: A Conversation About Healing

March 15 - May 24, 2018

This photography exhibition will showcase photographs by Devin Allen. Allen and the Institute will use this exhibition and program series to spark a conversation about healing Baltimore. Learn more

Faculty Training in Mind-Body Medicine

April 12-15, 2018

This experiential program provides faculty at health professional schools with the training, tools, and strategic thinking necessary to implement mind-body medicine skills groups in their institutions. Learn more

Yoga for Understanding the Energetic Body

April 17, 2018

This one day workshop will allow participants to explore the present science of the human biofield while being introduced to ancient techniques from India to clear, restore, and enhance vitality. Learn more

Yoga for Envisioning a New Life

May 15, 2018

This unique class is designed for those experiencing life transitions. You'll discover yogic skills to use during difficult times of change and explore new ways to identify where your body is holding stress and indecision. Learn more

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Green Road Visitors Share Moving Reflections

While recovering from illnesses and injuries, service members, their families, and caregivers 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 journal excerpts


New Training Brings Healthy Cooking Program to More Baltimoreans

Five Times a Feast, our community-based cooking program, expanded in 2017 by introducing a cooking coach training course that enables participants to become leaders of the six-class series. Find out what it's all about


Veterans Hike Across Maryland for the Health of it

VIDEO: In a series of five hikes, veterans covered 41 miles on the Appalachian Trail as part of a new program designed to improve veterans' overall health and well-being. It was created through a oollaboration with our Vet Arts Connect initiative. Watch the video

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Study Offers Insight into Patients’ Healing Journeys

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


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