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Meet the Scholars

  • Justin Woodhouse II, BSN, MBA
    The amount of growth I have experienced during the past two years would not have been possible without the Executive Nurse...
  • Keith Elder, PhD, MPH
    New Connections creates an environment so encouraging…that you feel like you can do anything.
  • Lawrence Casalino, MD, PhD
    Participating in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Awards in Health Policy Research program—first as...
  • Arlene Goldsmith, LCSW, PhD
    The RWJF Community Health Leaders award dramatically increased the visibility of New Alternatives for Children...
  • Marie L. Lobo, PhD, RN, FAAN
    The RWJF Nursing and Health Policy Collaborative at UNM engages nursing scholars to become distinguished leaders...
  • Donna Zulman, MD, MS
    The RWJF Clinical Scholars program provides an unparalleled opportunity to interact with...
  • Tennille L. Marley, MPH
    As a doctoral and dissertation fellow at the RWJF Center for Health Policy at the University of New Mexico, I have grown as...
  • Myra Parker, PhD, MPH
    I’ve seen immediate benefits. I’m excited about tapping into the growing New Connections community of scholars...
  • Adrienne Perry
    SMDEP has prepared me to do great things... like helping to reverse the oral health crisis.
  • Felix Contreras
    SMDEP gave me the confidence to lead and achieve. Six short weeks were long on results that will influence me for a lifetime.