April 2, 2012 | New Public Health Post
Public Health System and Finance
November 30, 2011 | Report
A report on the states' allocation of the tobacco settlement dollars finds that of the $25.6 billion collected in tobacco revenue, only 1.8 percent—$456.7 million—will be spent by states on programs to prevent kids from smoking and to help smokers quit.
June 13, 2011 | New Public Health Post
June 7, 2011 | New Public Health Post
June 15, 2011 | New Public Health Post
March 1, 2010 | Journal Article
In November 2008, a national workgroup released a call for ACTTION (Access to Cessation Treatment for Tobacco In Our Nation): An Action Plan to Address the Lack of Access to Tobacco-Use Treatment. This article is part of a special issue on tobacco cessation in the March 2010 edition of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
February 7, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
RWJF Clinical Scholars Program co-director and scholars discuss the importance of assessing overall health and well being.
September 3, 2014 | Human Capital Blog Post
Elizabeth Gross Cohn, an RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholar, discusses what public health professionals can learn from the Ice Bucket Challenge about delivering information and impelling action from this extraordinary cultural phenomenon.
January 1, 2005 | Journal Article
Public health departments play a critical role in our everyday lives, but until recently there was no nationwide system to ensure their quality and accountability. Accreditation establishes rigorous, measurable standards for quality and performance.