RWJF News Releases
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces New Grants Aid Boys and Young Men of Color in Rural, South and Southwest
September 9, 2014 | News Release
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, in partnership with Public Interest Projects, announced a package of new grants to promote opportunity and health for young men of color in rural communities in the South and Southwest.
September 5, 2014 | News Release
The annual report, The State of Obesity, found New Jersey’s adult obesity rate is now 26%, a significant increase from last year. Learn more from the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).
Health Data Exploration Project Launches Network to Accelerate Research Using Personal Health Data, with $1.9 Million Grant from RWJF
June 2, 2014 | News Release
Companies that collect personal health data captured through wearable devices, smartphone apps, and social media will work with researchers in an effort to find patterns and trends that can produce new and transformative knowledge about health.
December 12, 2012 | News Release
Study identifies factors that keep new mothers from getting the sleep they need.
May 6, 2009 | News Release, Video
States ranked by size of gap in adult health; people who have the least education have the worst health in every state and the District of Columbia.
March 7, 2006 | News Release
Survey shows female college students drink more and often on spring break trips.
Study Finds Youth Smoking Would be Much Lower if States Followed CDC Guidelines for Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Spending
January 30, 2005 | News Release
State investments fall far short of CDC-recommended levels; tobacco industry spent 14 times more marketing cigarettes than states did to prevent smoking and to help smokers quit in 2002.