08/16/2012 04:44 pm ET

HuffPost Live: Heal The West (VIDEO)

Columbia University has just opened the Spirituality & Mind-Body Institute, an innovative program that aims to bring a spiritual dimension to medicine.

Dr. Lisa Miller, the director of the program, joined HuffPost Live to discuss the link between spirituality and wellbeing, and comment on the role of spirituality in medicine. Watch the video above for more from Miller, as well as guests Lorne Schussel, who works in meditation therapy, Patrick Kearney, who works in integrative medicine and Susan Lakatos, a former Wall Street banker.

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