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RWJF Names Melvin J. Galloway as Chief Operating Officer

In this position, Galloway will advance the Foundation’s mission and vision through excellence in operations and administration.

Commentary: America's Last Line of Defense for a Safe Vaccine

RWJF Executive Vice President Julie Morita and Edward Belongia, director of the Center for Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health at the Marshfield Clinic Research Institute, explain that fortunately, both the FDA and the CDC have a last line of defense when it comes to approval and distribution of a vaccine: panels of outside experts who now merit the nation’s attention and unequivocal support.

Commentary: After Trumps' diagnosis: Vaccine or not, COVID-19 isn’t going away

RWJF President and CEO Richard Besser shares five reasons why the finish line of the coronavirus pandemic is nowhere in sight, and why the people of America and our government must remain vigilant.

Commentary: COVID in the White House Should be America’s Wake-Up Call

The First Family’s diagnosis is just the latest indication that we are nowhere near the end of this pandemic, says RWJF President and CEO Richard Besser, and we all need the support to survive and thrive.

RWJF Statement on Racial Injustice, Violence, and Health in America

RWJF stands in solidarity with those speaking out against, and working to end, anti-black racial violence and other forms of interpersonal and structural racism, and seeking racial justice in America.

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