Pastoral Care

Clinical Pastoral Education

Thank you for your interest in Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital. NYP chaplains play an essential role in providing for the religious, spiritual and existential needs of a widely diverse population of patients and families from all religions and cultures. We serve patients who come from around the corner and around the world. Our pastoral care is multi-faith and dynamic, and our educators are seasoned ACPE-certified professionals. NYP is consistently recognized as a leader in medical education, ground-breaking research and innovative, patient-centered clinical care. For information about NYP please visit

NewYork-Presbyterian is an accredited ACPE System Center with CPE groups and clinical placements at the following NYP locations:

Additional clinical placements are available at NYP/Westchester Behavioral Health Center and Lower Manhattan Hospital.

Our central administrative office is located at:

622 W 168th St. / PH1-1 (Chapel)
New York, NY 10032
Tel: 212-305-5817
Fax: 212-305-5666

CPE programs include:

All programs are accredited by:
ACPE: The Standard for Spiritual Care & Education
55 Ivan Allen Jr. Boulevard, Suite 835
Atlanta, GA 30308
Phone: 404-320-1472

Please see the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) as it applies to all ACPE CPE programs.

ACPE Certified Educators

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The Rev. Dr. Beth Faulk Glover
Corporate Director
Pastoral Care & Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital


Rabbi Mychal B. Springer
Manager of CPE
Pastoral Care & Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital


The Rev. Jose Maria Collazo, Jr.
Pastoral Care & Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Allen Hospital

Certified Educator Candidates

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Joel Berning
Pastoral Care & Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center


The Rev. Jacob Stewart
Chaplain Fellow
Pastoral Care & Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center


Lifeng (Jampa) Wang
Pastoral Care & Education
NewYork-Presbyterian Queens




To apply, please complete our online application and reference form.

For more information about our CPE programs please see our Frequently Asked Questions