RWJF News Releases
RWJF News Releases
June 27, 2014 | News Release
RWJF appoints Donald Schwarz, MD, MPH, to help make health contagious. He will join RWJF as Director of its portfolio dedicated to catalyzing demand for healthy places and practices.
December 14, 2011 | News Release
Study shows providing calorie information as a physical activity equivalent may be most effective.
September 3, 2014 | News Release
RWJF supports exceptional mid-career health professionals by giving them opportunities to participate in the health policy process at the federal level.
December 17, 2013 | News Release
A report released today by Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) finds the nation’s ability to prevent and control infectious disease outbreaks are hampered by outdated systems and limited resources.
July 15, 2013 | News Release
Celebrates 40-year legacy of developing health professionals into Capitol Hill influencers.
RWJF today announced that Susan Dentzer, a renowned health policy expert, health policy analyst for the PBS NewsHour and former editor of the influential journal Health Affairs, will serve as a senior health policy adviser.
September 5, 2014 | News Release
New Jersey now has the 39th highest adult obesity rate in the nation, according to The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America, a report from the Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF).
September 4, 2014 | News Release
Adult obesity in the U.S. remain high. The 2014 annual report, The State of Obesity, shows that obesity rates increased in six states. See the report from Trust for America’s Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.
June 2, 2014 | News Release
Calorie-based tax on sugar-sweetened beverages imposes less cost to consumers than volume-based ounce tax and would result in reduced consumption of calories.
July 7, 2011 | News Release
Since 1995 rates have doubled or nearly doubled in 17 states.