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Meet the Scholars

  • 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...
  • Gabriel Sanchez, PhD
    Student participation in the RWJF Center for Health Policy enables them to direct their education toward public service in...
  • Tamarie Macon
    Through this 10-week experience, I have been blessed to present my research in many forums, meet the people whose research...
  • Adejoke Ayoola, PhD, RN
    The RWJF Nurse Faculty Scholars program is equipping me with the skills I need to be a good nursing educator, an effective leader…
  • Sabrina McCormick, PhD, MA
    As a Health & Society Scholar, I was able not only to ‘think big thoughts,’ but also to see how...
  • 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.
  • Helena Dagadu, MPH
    Health policy research is my passion—and my path to solutions.
  • Jazmin Villavicencio
    The Summer Medical and Dental Education Program gave me the confidence that I could do it....
  • Lon Newman, MS
    Having a collegial relationship with other Community Health Leaders award recipients has provided me with a working network...