September 14, 2012 | New Public Health Post
June 25, 2014 | News Release
RWJF announced the six communities chosen as winners of this year’s RWJF Culture of Health Prize. The prize honors the efforts and accomplishments of communities that are beacons of hope and progress for healthier people and families.
October 1, 2013 | Journal Article
Public health has been strengthened through the success of the grassroots residential sprinkler movement; however, local action is hindered by state preemption.
July 22, 2013 | Human Capital Blog Post
"I decided to become a public health nurse after being a nurse practitioner for more than 25 years," Lisa Campbell writes. "When I embarked on this journey, I had no idea where it would take me."
Brownsville is highly successful in promoting active lifestyles and demonstrates the strength of community partnerships in action.
Texas Public Health Groups Launch Ad Campaign About Need for Comprehensive, Statewide Smoke-Free Law
January 27, 2009 | News Release
The campaign focuses on the serious health risks of secondhand smoke, the growing number of states that have enacted comprehensive smoke-free laws and the strong public support for a comprehensive law in Texas.
October 1, 2009 | Video
Video: What grassroots can do to tackle second-hand smoke and other public health challenges.
January 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
From 1993 to 2001, George Washington University Medical Center, Washington, developed and implemented Community Health in Focus, a program designed to use the convening role of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to stimulate action on health care issues identified by local communities.
January 30, 2009 | Survey/Poll
The 2009 survey by Baselice & Associates polled Texans on their attitudes toward a smoke-free law, the rights of non-smokers, and related issues.