The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program develops and supports a new generation of creative health policy thinkers and researchers within the disciplines of economics, political science and sociology.
This program provides support to postdoctoral scholars to build the nation’s capacity for research and leadership to address the multiple determinants of population health and contribute to policy change.
PHSSR: Mentored Research Scientist Development is intended to strengthen the pool of researchers available to conduct PHSSR and to build on successful principles and models previously demonstrated in public health and health services research.
The Public Health Law Research: Making the Case for Laws That Improve Health (PHLR) program seeks to build the evidence for and strengthen the use of regulatory, legal and policy solutions to improve public health.
HER supports research on environmental and policy strategies with strong potential to promote healthy eating among children to prevent childhood obesity.