Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows - Jay S. Himmelstein, MD, MPH

The Foundation's Health Policy Fellowships Program was designed to allow midcareer health professionals and behavioral and social scientists to experience a one-year residency in Washington, D.C., working for a member of Congress on health policy.This grant provides stipend and benefit support of Health Policy Fellow Jay Himmelstein, MD, MPH, for his one-year fellowship in Washington, D.C., to gain an understanding of major policy issues and how they are addressed in our political system. The program is conducted by the Institute of Medicine, and provides Fellows with a three-month orientation, followed by a nine-month work assignment in the office of a member of Congress or of the Executive Branch.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $57,111.00

Awarded on: 4/18/1991

Time frame: 9/1/1991 - 8/31/1992

Grant Number: 18163


University of Massachusetts Medical Center

55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, 01655-0001


Jay S. Himmelstein
Project Director