Gail Ironson is a Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry at the University of Miami’s Department of Psychology and Psychiatry. She was the winner of the 2011 Senior Investigator Award from the Society of Behavioral Medicine for research on spirituality and Health. In 2002 Ironson was president of the Academy of Behavioral Medicine. She has published many articles on spirituality and health, including:
Ironson G, and Kremer H (2011) Coping, spirituality, and health in HIV. In Folkman S (Ed.) The Oxford Handbook of Stress, Health, and Coping, Oxford Univ Press., p.289-318.
Ironson, G, Kremer H (2009) Spiritual transformation, psychological well-being, health, and survival in people with HIV International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine, 32(3), 263-281.
Ironson G., Kremer H, and Ironson D (2006). Spirituality, spiritual experiences, and spiritual transformations in the face of HIV. In: Koss-Chiono J., and Hefner, P. (eds.) Spiritual transformation and healing: anthropological, religious, neuroscientific, and clinical perspectives. Walnut Creek, CA: Altamira Press, pp 241-262.