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.
August 23, 2011 | Video
RWJF will reverse the rise in childhood obesity by the Year 2015.
July 15, 2009 | Video, Story
A prevention strategy progress report.
November 1, 2010 | Survey/Poll, Video, Presentation Material
Elementary school practices fall short of national recommendations for diet and physical activity.
March 31, 2009 | Video
Seven men and women who have served as the nation's surgeon general come together to call for action.
February 8, 2009 | Issue Brief, Video
Learn more in this informational video.
November 9, 2011 | Video
RWJF video details three perspectives on the need for cost information.
August 19, 2011 | Video
This short infographic video explains what health insurance exchanges are as a part of health reform.
October 11, 2011 | Video
This series of short infographic videos explains concepts of health reform.
Story, Video, Infographic
The What's Next Health series features leading thinkers and visionaries inspiring us to think big about the future of health and health care. Sal Khan, founder of the Khan Academy, talks about how reimagining education can help us reimagine health.
June 30, 2009 | Video, Story
Patients are empowered when they have information about their test results, medicines and the effectiveness of various treatments.