2013 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Awardees Selected

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Investigator Awards in Health Policy Research Program is pleased to announce that the following group of projects and Investigators has been selected as a result of the 2013 application process.  Grants to Investigators' institutions will be awarded on a rolling basis throughout 2014.

John Cawley, Ph.D., Cornell University
The Price Per Pound: Using Economics to Understand and Reverse the Obesity Epidemic
Helena Hansen, M.D., Ph.D., New York University
How Cultures of Medication Are Made: Production of Race, Ethnicity and Class in Pharmaceutical Marketing
Laura Hirshbein, M.D., Ph.D., University of Michigan
Mood and Behavior Disorders in Children and Adolescents - Past, Present, and Future
Margaret Marsh, Ph.D., Rutgers University
& Wanda Ronner, M.D., University of Pennsylvania
Infertility and Assisted Reproduction from the Development of in vitro Fertilization to the Present - Medicine, Culture, Policy, and Practice
Lainie Ross, M.D., Ph.D., University of Chicago
& J. Richard Thistlethwaite, M.D., Ph.D., University of Chicago
A Case-Based Approach to the Ethical and Policy Issues Raised by Living Donor Transplantation
Joan Teno, M.D., Brown University
First the I.C.U., then Hospice
Mary Waters, Ph.D., Harvard University
& Jean Rhodes, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts, Boston
Long Term Resilience and Recovery from Disasters
Edward Yelin, Ph.D., University of California, San Francisco
Consigned to Illness: Individual and Community Models of Socioeconomic Status and Health