RWJF Forum Series
This forum series, co-sponsored by RWJF, brings physicians, neuroscientists and the public together to understand "the big question: why we have the placebo effect."
Hurricane Sandy tested the capabilities of the public health system, and public health officials responded in heroic fashion—keeping our communities safe and healthy before, through, and after storms like Hurricane Sandy.
Approximately 6.1 million Americans abuse or misuse prescription drugs. Since 1999, overdose deaths involving prescription painkillers have quadrupled and now outnumber those from heroin and cocaine combined.
Every community needs the building blocks to give everyone the chance to make healthy choices, so we can all share in a culture of health.
October 12, 2010 | Video, Story
Clare County, Michigan, ranked last in its state in this nationwide assessment. Here's how local officials developed the tools and information to help improve the health of county citizens.
July 29, 2011 | Video, Story
The Interrupters follows this RWJF-supported program and its work in Chicago neighborhoods.
October 8, 2009 | Video, Story
David Carey is being honored for his work to help people with disabilities direct and control their own health care services, and for his activism to ensure safe public transportation options for them.
December 17, 2009 | Video
Three videos offer interviews with addiction, prevention and treatment leaders, document grantees' contributions and provide key lessons learned in the field.
July 20, 2009 | Video
Recommendations of a NAPA/NASI study panel.
September 5, 2012 | Video
A video by Capital Workforce Partners dramatically illustrates the benefits of Jobs to Careers.
December 26, 2006 | Story, Video
Sports4Kids has truly changed the children of the Ohrenberger School.
July 22, 2010 | Video, Story
Improving Health and Health Care in Communities Across America
January 31, 2011 | Video
Aligning Forces for Quality (AF4Q) believes real health care reform happens at the local level.
December 27, 2011 | Video, Story
The RWJF’s signature effort to improve the quality of care in the U.S.