Dr Sarah Eagger is a consultant psychiatrist and retired honorary senior clinical lecturer at the department of Psychological Medicine, Imperial College, London.
She has an interest in a truly holistic approach to medicine, which includes meditation. Dr Eagger has spoken on spirituality in healthcare at numerous national and international conferences.
She is past Chair and continues on the executive committee of the Spiritulaity Special Interest Group of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, and past chair and trustee of the British Holistic Medical Association.
She is Vice-Chair of the Janki Foundation, a UK based charity that promotes spirituality in healthcare.
She is the coordinating editor of “Values in Healthcare” – a facilitators manual for healthcare professionals. The book is used in training health-care facilitators throughout the world.
Dr Eagger is a keen advocate of a values-based approach to healthcare as one that enhances peace, love, positivity and compassion for the benefit of healing ourselves and others.