Advances newsletter

Our newsletter, Advances®, reports on the key work of the Foundation through articles and interviews, lists of recent grants, reports on closed grants, summaries of RWJF-funded research and other news from the Foundation.


Advances: News from RWJF


  • Being healthy isn't the same as not being sick
  • "Show me something I can change tomorrow."
  • Connect with us—and with each other

Advances from RWJF


  • Experience TEDMED2014
  • School foods: what do parents think?
  • Inventing tools to make us well
  • Following in the footsteps of a sports hero

Advances from RWJF


  • Adult obesity rates rise in six states
  • No more tobacco at the checkout counter
  • True or false?
  • $1M RWJF grant advances CDC response to Ebola outbreak

Advances: Special Edition on Child Health


  • Supporting fragile families
  • The health ripple effect of early childhood
  • Strong evidence that home visits help moms make healthy choices, raise healthy children
  • A safe place for kids touched by trauma

Advances: News From RWJF


  • More than 50% of hospitals are using electronic health records
  • States not expanding Medicaid are missing out on $424 billion in federal funds
  • Envisioning a healthy future
  • Join the movement

Advances: News from RWJF


  • Webinar: Investing in our youngest children
  • Creating the next generation of change-makers
  • What does it take to be a Prize winner?
  • Early identification can reduce the onset of psychosis

Advances: News from RWJF


  • Join our live online discussion: change and progress in nursing
  • Better education, better health
  • Take RWJF on your commute
  • New research, evaluation, and learning
  • Let's build together

Advances July 2014


  • Meet the RWJF Culture of Health Prize winners
  • United we stand for young men of color
  • Will you accept the Plan Choice Challenge?
  • Lessons—and inspiration—for all of us
  • Improving equity in health care
  • Help us build a Culture of Health
  • New in Research, Evaluation & Learning

Advances June 2014


  • Success! Smart snacks in school
  • Budget cuts force nearly half of local health departments to reduce or eliminate services
  • Nearly 28 million Americans eligible for assistance under ACA
  • Health Beyond Health Care: Washington Post live event June 18
  • Help us build a Culture of Health
  • New in Research, Evaluation & Learning