Meet the Scholars
Prior to receiving the Community Health Leaders award, advocacy for our organization and our youth was labored and difficult.
Hector Rodriguez, PhD, MPH
New Connections is a fantastic opportunity for underrepresented junior faculty...
Melody S. Goodman, PhD, MPH
The most intangible outcome of my experience is the most precious...
Beatrix Hoffman, PhD
The Investigator Award transformed my career. It enabled me to conduct historical research at dozens of archives around the country...
Levi Garraway MD, PhD
The Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program fellowship served as an important catalyst that...
Yamalis Diaz, PhD
I had never entertained the idea of pursuing a PhD prior to Project L/EARN, but today, I can't imagine doing anything else!
Asher A. Turney, MD, MBA
The RWJF Center for Health Policy at Meharry Medical College Health Policy Certificate Program has been a great asset to me...
Lisa A. Worden
One of the most significant benefits to participating in the Ladder to Leadership program is the increased insight I’ve gained...
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program gave me access to an extraordinary network...
Piia T. Hanson, MSPH
My scholarship in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Certificate Program has been an invaluable experience...
About the Programs
Beginning in 2014, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) will develop
new programs that strive to increase the number of scholars/fellows/leaders
we support annually.
Spotlight on Impact
Patricia Drehobl, MPH, RN, is associate director for program development at the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC). She is an alumna of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Executive Nurse Fellows program (2007-2010).