First Friday Google+ Hangouts

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation hosts monthly conversations, First Fridays, as a series to inform you about lessons our partners are learning as we all work to build a Culture of Health.

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Rebuilding Healthier and More Resilient Communities Together

December 7, 2015 | Blog Post

It's an unfortunate reality that our nation spends billions of dollars to respond to disasters, which is why disaster planning must move beyond a narrow focus and instead create an optimally healthy community.


Measuring What Matters: Introducing a New Action Framework

November 11, 2015 | Blog Post

It's time to change our culture into one that values health everywhere, for everyone. Introducing a new Action Framework and Measures to help us get there.


Why Nursing is Key to a Culture of Health

October 9, 2015 | Blog Post

Nurses can lead at all levels and in a range of locations, whether in a posh hospital boardroom or inner-city Philadelphia. They just need to be given the chance.


Building Healthy, Safe, and Nurturing Schools

September 8, 2015 | Blog Post

Promoting good health for kids early in life and in their learning environments can provide all children with the foundation they need to achieve their potential—now and throughout their lifetimes.


Reaping the Rewards of the Culture of Health Prize

August 10, 2015 | Blog Post

It's been a year since Brownsville, Texas, won the Culture of Health Prize for its engagement of leaders across sectors to improve local health outcomes. Here's what the community has been working on since.