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.
July 31, 2009 | Video
A Detroit elementary school transforms itself inside and laces up outside.
January 7, 2009 | Video, Story
How the Portland Identification and Early Referral program intervenes to prevent severe mental illness in teens and young adults.
February 14, 2011 | Video
Maximizing the Return on Recess
November 2, 2009 | Video, Story
They spoke at a summit organized by Leadership for Healthy Communities.
May 9, 2011 | Video, Story
In Nashville, a coalition of faith leaders seeks to improve health and prevent obesity by ensuring access to healthy foods in three underserved neighborhoods without quality grocery stores.
August 23, 2011 | Video
RWJF will reverse the rise in childhood obesity by the Year 2015.
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.