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Dr. Joseph Pierce (JP) Farrell, M.Div, D.Th, FAACSS

Pioneer in Healthcare

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Dr. JP Farrell is an internationally recognized and board certified pioneer in healthcare, distinguished professor and best-selling author. As a clinician, Dr. Farrell directs the Farrell Clinic for Immediate Healing & Rehabilitative Care, in Princeton, a 501c3 program. In addition Dr. Farrell directs the Farrell Center for Aesthetic Improvement & Anti-Aging in NYC.  As an educator, he directs the Advanced Training Fellowship In Rapid Healing for physicians, healthcare professionals, and chaplains enrolled at College of Sacred Surgeons, Princeton (COSS). As a research scientist, Dr. Farrell serves as the Director of Research at the College’s affiliate, the Institute for Spirituality and Healthcare, Princeton (ISH). Dr. Farrell is the recipient of multiple grants from major medical and pharmaceutical corporations in recognition of his frontier research. Dr. Farrell received the CIIMA Award for Courage in Integrative Medicine at the Global Health Institute, New York City (2007), and the Pioneers in Integrative Medicine Award, Palm Beach, FL (2011). Prior to his appointment as President of DSP College of Sacred Surgeons, Dr. JP Farrell held the Endowed Chair in Consciousness Studies at The Global Health Institute in NYC.


Dr. Farrell has delivered invited keynote lectures worldwide on his pioneering research in the efficacy of advanced Spiritually Based-Spiritually-Based Interventions (SBIs) to deliver Rapid Healing, Rapid Rehabilitation and Non-Invasive Aesthetic health benefits. Dr. Farrell has presented at the Yale Club; Aspen Health and Wellness Forum; Palm Beach: Pioneers in Integrative Medicine Awards; Meet the Pioneers Benefit, Princeton, NJ; Fordham University, and Home House London, among others. Dr. Farrell’s pioneering work has been published in multiple journals and periodicals. As an ambassador advancing the integration of healthcare for improved patient outcomes, Dr. Farrell served as a representative to the United Nations as a Special Advisor on Science and Spirituality to multiple health-related working groups.


Dr. Farrell began his training in emergency medical care as a student medical corpsman while serving as a Midshipman in the United States Maritime Administration (USMA) training program. He served for three summer sea terms as the ship’s physician’s assistant, treating a wide array of health concerns. At the conclusion of his third sea term, he was appointed to the rank of Company Commander. Dr. Farrell went on to shadow his mentor, Paul Berguson, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at NYU School of Medicine. Farrell went on to train in Clinically Standardized Meditation (CSM) under Patricia Carrington, PhD, Associate Clinical Professor at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School from 1990-1993.


In collaboration with a team of Harvard and Georgetown trained physicians and PhDs, Dr. Farrell served as the lead clinician in a landmark research study to explore the efficacy of advanced Spiritually-Based Intervention (SBI)s to deliver benevolent treatment effects to the faces of the disfigured and aging (2004-2008). After a blinded review conducted by board-certified plastic surgeons, the results were rated to have achieved a 94% efficacy rate in delivering Aesthetic Improvements to the face. Dr. Farrell rounded out his education by entering graduate school in Princeton, NJ, where he conducted frontier research on the integral relationship between the Mind-Body-Spirit interface and its role in health and healing. He earned his research doctorate (D.Th) from Disciples Seminary Princeton. After completing his examinations, Dr. Farrell was admitted as a Fellow of the American Association of the College of Sacred Surgeons (FAACSS).


In addition to his role as the Director of Training Fellowships at DSP College of Sacred Surgeons, Dr. Farrell serves as the Spiritual Director of Disciples Seminary Princeton’s Chapel. Dr. Farrell is the best-selling author of “Manifesting Michelangelo,” the non-fiction memoir chronicling his spiritual journey of discovery, breakthrough, and subsequent decade of research and development, of advanced Spiritually-Based Interventions (SBIs) that have demonstrated the efficacy to consistently deliver Rapid Healing, Rehabilitation, and Anti-Aging health benefits. Dr. Joseph Pierce Farrell is published internationally by Simon & Schuster.

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Dr. Farrell’s book Manifesting Michelangelo is available for purchase on Amazon.


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