September 19, 2013
Overcoming barriers to access will require innovative use of a well-trained, non-traditional workforce using strategies that re-engage populations with a history of poor access.
May 1, 2013
Black females transitioning to adulthood may experience higher levels of obesity risk due to multiple social risk factors according to this study.
April 16, 2013
Foundation Leaders Pledge Action on Issues Facing Boys and Young Men of Color
December 6, 2011
Briefs analyze factors contributing to Latino childhood obesity, recommend policies to help prevent it.
March 15, 2011
Program Results Report
Healthy Heroes is the Celebrate Native Health project designed by the Anadarko UNITY Youth Council and launched it in 2006.
September 7, 2010
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation awards grants to five national groups to address social justice issues driving the obesity epidemic.
January 11, 2009
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation awards $4.8 million to groups nationwide.
October 1, 2013
This qualitative study identifies obstacles to physical activity among children growing up in colonias, impoverished neighborhoods along the U.S.-Mexico border.
July 1, 2013
This randomized controlled trial evaluated a culturally appropriate intervention to improve the recognition and treatment of depression among Asian and Latino American primary care patients at Massachusetts General Hospital.
October 12, 2012
While family-based obesity interventions among African-American girls have begun to yield positive outcomes, a far distance remains to overcoming the disparity in obesity rates between Black and White girls.