Gary R. Gunderson is the Sr. Vice President of the Faith Health Division of Methodist LeBonheur Healthcare in Memphis, TN, as well as Director of the Center for Faith and Health. He worked for over a decade as the Director of Interfaith Health Program at the Carter Center and Emory and is a visionary leader in the global faith health field. He holds academic appointments at both Emory University's Rollins School of Public Health and the University of Cape Town's School of Public Health and Family Medicine.
James R. Cochrane is a professor in the Department of Religious Studies and is Senior Research Associate of the School of Public Health and Family Medicine at the University of Cape Town. He is also a founder and Co-Director of the African/International Religious Health Assets Programme there. He has worked for several decades on religion, society, and public life in South Africa and internationally.