To build the evidence for public health law and policy, and translate research findings into practical tools that policy-makers, public health practitioners, and leaders in other fields and venues can use to increase the support for and use of law to improve and protect health.
- $49,936.00 awarded to Houston Advanced Research Center - Expanding the Law Mapping: Health Issues in Oil and Gas Development project on LawAtlas to additional states
- $149,401.00 awarded to Brigham and Women's Hospital - Studying the impact on public health of variations among states in laws regulating substitution of generic for brand-name drugs
- $50,000.00 awarded to Temple University College of Health Professions and Social Work - Mapping state laws governing workplace wellness programs to examine different hypotheses and inform policymakers of promising approaches
- $149,499.00 awarded to Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital - Studying the impact on the health of young athletes of laws on secondary prevention of concussions and on recurrent concussions
- $150,000.00 awarded to Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health - Studying the legal policymaking process as governments decide whether and how to regulate e-cigarettes