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...
SMDEP has prepared me to do great things... like helping to reverse the oral health crisis.
SMDEP gave me the confidence to lead and achieve. Six short weeks were long on results that will influence me for a lifetime.
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).