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.
June 30, 2009 | Story, Audio
Cincinnati's Diabetes Footprint Campaign
June 30, 2009 | Video, Story
Patients are empowered when they have information about their test results, medicines and the effectiveness of various treatments.
June 22, 2009 | Video, Story
Historic law will protect kids, help smokers quit.
May 6, 2009 | Video, Story
Listen to audio podcasts featuring public health experts and read more about H1N1 flu.
April 30, 2009 | Video, Story
This story highlights three complementary initiatives to expand coverage.
April 22, 2009 | Video, Story
More Than Wheels is an innovative program that makes cars affordable for the working poor.
June 4, 2008 | Toolkit, Video, Story
The goal of this intervention is to reduce the amount of staff time spent hunting for and gathering supplies and equipment and increase the amount of time spent at the bedside with patients
June 26, 2006 | Video, Story
Nurses are the health care professionals who spend the most time with their patients, so who better to ask for ideas about how to improve patient care?
December 26, 2006 | Story, Video
Sports4Kids has truly changed the children of the Ohrenberger School.
March 29, 2007 | Video, Story
Keeping our nation's children healthy and better prepared to learn in school and succeed in life.