Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Awardees Selected
Mar 7, 2014, 9:30 AM
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Investigator Awards in Health Policy Research program has selected projects and Investigators as a result of its 2013 application process. The program provides funding to highly qualified individuals undertaking broad studies of the most challenging health, health care, and health policy issues facing the country. Grants of up to $335,000 are awarded to investigators from a wide range of disciplines.
Eleven individuals have been selected to join the program. Their eight projects address race, ethnicity, and class in pharmaceutical marketing; mood and behavior disorders in children and adolescents; ethical and policy issues raised by living donor transplantation; resilience and recovery from disasters; and more. Grants to their institutions will be awarded on a rolling basis throughout 2014.
This commentary originally appeared on the RWJF Human Capital Blog. The views and opinions expressed here are those of the authors.