Advances Monthly Newsletter
RWJF's monthly newsletter, chronicling research and grantees through articles, interviews and lists of grants.
The selection of RWJF's president and CEO began with a call for nominations in December. Then, Modern Healthcare senior editors sorted through the nominees and chose 25 based on five leadership criteria. This year's winners will be honored at a July gala in Chicago.
The percentage of U.S. children without insurance fell from 9.7 percent in 2008 to 7.5 percent in 2012, according to a Foundation-supported 50-state analysis. Researchers attribute this significant change to more kids being covered through programs like Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program.
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In Episode 3 you’ll hear about the radical power of empathy, the science of choosing and its impact on your health, and how social entrepreneurs are applying innovation to global health challenges.
Watch a wacky cafeteria manager and no-nonsense physical education (PE) teacher join together to transform John M. Sexton Elementary School into a healthy place to learn, work, and play. With support from the Alliance for a Healthier Generation's Healthy Schools Program, they overhaul the school lunch menu, convince kids to try new fresh fruits and vegetables, and integrate exercise and physical activity throughout the school day.