RWJF President and CEO Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, joins a select list of honorees in Forbes' 2012 listing of "The World's 100 Most Powerful Women," from German Chancellor Angela Merkel to comedian Ellen DeGeneres to "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling. Forbes described all those recognized as "the women who matter most."
Forbes also re-published a 2011 interview with Lavizzo-Mourey, conducted by writer, strategist, and contributor Rahim Kanani.
In a subsequent announcement, Modern Healthcare declared Lavizzo-Mourey one of the "100 Most Influential People in Healthcare." Modern Healthcare singled out "individuals in healthcare who are deemed by their peers and an expert panel to be the most influential individuals in the industry, in terms of leadership and impact."