Meet the Scholars
Prior to receiving the Community Health Leaders award, advocacy for our organization and our youth was labored and difficult.
Dorothy Roberts, JD
My Investigator Award in Health Policy Research provided the resources I needed to complete...
Tammy Chang, MD, MPH, MS
The RWJF Clinical Scholars program has been a pivotal experience in my training and professional development...
SMDEP deepened my passion to educate underserved patients on the importance of good oral health and disease prevention.
Lawrence Casalino, MD, PhD
Participating in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Awards in Health Policy Research program—first as...
Yajaira Peña-Esparza, MS
As a doctoral fellow with the RWJF Center for Health Policy at the University of New Mexico, I have been exposed to...
Thanks to Project L/EARN, I was a stronger applicant than I would have been without participating.
Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS
The Clinical Scholars program encourages us to think "outside the box"....
Hans Noel, PhD
The RWJF Scholars in Health Policy program has opened up a new research agenda for me on the politics of public health...
Wanda Montalvo, RN, MSN, ANP
The Executive Nurse Fellows program is the best professional gift of my career...
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).