Meet the Scholars
James Jennings, Ph.D.
New Connections has allowed me to discover important relationships between public health and community development.
Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS
The Clinical Scholars program encourages us to think "outside the box"....
Raymond Phillips, PhD, MS, RN
Being an Executive Nurse Fellow has provided an unparalleled opportunity to envision the future by...
Lawrence Casalino, MD, PhD
Participating in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Awards in Health Policy Research program—first as...
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…
The exposure that I received as a Community Health Leader increased the visibility of our work at the Cancer Resource...
Helena Dagadu, MPH
Health policy research is my passion—and my path to solutions.
SMDEP deepened my passion to educate underserved patients on the importance of good oral health and disease prevention.
Allison Aiello, PhD, MS
The RWJF Health & Society Scholars program allowed me to develop a strong...
Jill Quadagno, PhD
The Investigator Award in Health Policy Research allowed me to pursue my research interest in the history of health reform efforts.
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.