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Meet the Scholars

  • 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!
  • Myra Parker, PhD, MPH
    I’ve seen immediate benefits. I’m excited about tapping into the growing New Connections community of scholars...
  • Rashawn Ray, PhD
    The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research program gave me access to an extraordinary network...
  • Jill Quadagno, PhD
    The Investigator Award in Health Policy Research allowed me to pursue my research interest in the history of health reform efforts.
  • Cheryl Chun, MA, MS
    I want to do more than just care for my patients. I want to create a better health care delivery system for my community.
  • Dorothy Roberts, JD
    My Investigator Award in Health Policy Research provided the resources I needed to complete...
  • David Van Sickle, PhD
    The RWJF Health & Society Scholars program gave me the training and perspective to see exciting new possibilities...
  • Marie L. Lobo, PhD, RN, FAAN
    The RWJF Nursing and Health Policy Collaborative at UNM engages nursing scholars to become distinguished leaders...
  • 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...
  • Stanley Frencher, MD, MPH
    My father is a primary care physician in innercity Detroit. I've always aspired to replicate his unwavering dedication to...