September 22, 2014
Program Results Report
The Texas Muslim Women's Foundation, in Plano, which provides culturally specific services, focusing on the needs of the Muslim community, expanded its emphasis on domestic violence to support abused women and children and promote healthy families.
September 2, 2014
Human Capital Blog
Teaching and learning about the social determinants of health disparities.
RWJF Grantee: National Economic and Social Rights Initiative (NESRI): Promoting students' human rights to education and dignity in schools.
One of 10 Forward Promise Innovation Grantees, Elev8 provides mental health support to middle school boys in East Baltimore.
August 19, 2014
This report presents a disturbing picture of the role of violence in the lives of vulnerable families. Join a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation for an online discussion to reveal new thinking to fight this endemic problem.
One of 10 Forward Promise Innovation Grantees, the Evergreen State College’s educational program, Gateways, offers incarcerated youth the opportunity and support they need to complete their education.
One of 10 Forward Promise Innovation Grantees, the Clayton County Juvenile Court partners with local schools and law enforcement to identify alternative discipline measures for young people who may otherwise be sent to juvenile court. Learn more.
June 26, 2014
E-cigarette use is more common among certain adolescent subgroups, however it does not appear to be a common cessation tool among conventional cigarette smokers who wish to quit.
June 24, 2014
Forty percent of Black and Hispanic patients receive worse care than their White counterparts, and such disparities accounted for an estimated $60 billion in excess costs in 2009 alone. RWJF offers tools to help address disparities in care.
May 16, 2014
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation created the Minority Medical Faculty Development Program (later renamed the Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program) to nurture physician-scientists from minority backgrounds.