2018-19 Call for Applications Now Open until Nov. 15 (3pm ET)

The 2018-19 Call for Applications (CFA) for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows is now open!  The deadline to submit your application electronically via MyRWJF is Wednesday, November 15 at 3:00pm ET.   The program seeks outstanding mid-career health professionals, behavioral and social scientists, and others with an interest in health and… … Read More

Appointment of Gregg S. Margolis as the New Director

The National Academy of Medicine has announced the appointment of Gregg S. Margolis, PhD, as the new Director of Health Policy Educational Programs and Fellowships. In this role, Dr. Margolis will lead and direct the NAM’s four national health policy fellowship and scholar programs with a mission of building health policy leadership and expertise for… … Read More

2017 Call for Applications Now Open until Nov. 15

The 2017-2018 Call for Applications (CFA) for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows program is open until 3:00pm ET on November 15. This fellowship provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, D.C. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral and… … Read More

Eight Health Professionals Selected for RWJF Health Policy Fellows Program at the National Academy of Medicine

WASHINGTON — The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today named the 2016-2017 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows.  Beginning in September, the eight health professionals selected will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on health-related legislative and regulatory issues with members of Congress and the executive branch.  They… … Read More

Six Health Professionals Selected for RWJF Health Policy Fellows Program at the National Academy of Medicine

WASHINGTON — The National Academy of Medicine (NAM), formerly the Institute of Medicine, and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today named the 2015-2016 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows. Beginning in September, the six health professionals selected will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on health-related legislative and regulatory issues with members of Congress and the executive branch. They will also engage in seminars and discussions on health policy and participate in leadership development programs. … Read More

Seven Health Professionals Selected for RWJF Health Policy Fellows Program at the IOM

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today named the 2014-2015 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows. Beginning in September, the seven health professionals selected will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on health-related legislative and regulatory issues with members of Congress and the executive branch. They will also… … Read More

Institute of Medicine Celebrates 40th Anniversary of RWJF Health Policy Fellows Program

WASHINGTON — This year the Institute of Medicine celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows Program, which is now widely considered one of the nation’s most prestigious learning experiences at the nexus of health science, policy, and politics. “We are deeply grateful for the generous support by the… … Read More

Six Health Professionals Selected For Competitive RWJF Health Policy Fellows Program at the IOM

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine (IOM) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) today named the 2013-2014 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows. Beginning in September, the six health professionals selected will spend a year in Washington, D.C., working on health-related legislative and regulatory issues with members of Congress and the executive branch. They will… … Read More

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Announces 2012–2013 Health Policy Fellows

Eight health professionals will bring their real-world expertise to Capitol Hill. Princeton, N.J.—Eight exceptional health leaders with a range of experience and expertise in fields ranging from radiology to nursing have been selected as this year’s Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows. The fellows will utilize their academic, public health, clinical, and community-based… … Read More

Six Health Professionals Selected for Competitive Health Policey Fellowship Program

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation selected six health professionals as the 2010-2011 RWJF Health Policy Fellows. The fellows will spend a year working in the executive branch or a congressional office with key responsibilities for health legislation and programs. “The fellows’ commitment to improving the health of our country… … Read More

Ten Health Professionals Selected for Competitive Health Policy Fellowship Program

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine (IOM) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) selected ten health professionals to spend a year working in congressional offices with key responsibilities for health legislation and programs as RWJF Health Policy Fellows for 2009-2010. In addition to assisting policymakers with health-related legislative and policy issues, the fellows will engage… … Read More

Seven Health Professionals Selected for Competitive Health Policy Fellowship Program

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine (IOM) and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) have selected seven health professionals to spend a year working in the executive branch or a congressional office with key responsibilities for health legislation and programs as RWJF Health Policy Fellows for 2008-2009. The fellows represent a wide range of academic and… … Read More

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows Enters 34th Year

Eight health professionals selected to receive competitive award. Eight health professionals with a wide range of academic and community-based experience have been named Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows for 2007-2008. Established in 1973, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows—the second-oldest active program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)—is designed to develop… … Read More

IOM Names 2006-2007 Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine of the National Academies has named seven new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows for 2006–2007. The fellows — outstanding midcareer health professionals — were chosen on a competitive basis from nominations submitted by academic institutions, nonprofit health care organizations, and other community-based providers. The fellows will spend… … Read More

IOM Names 2005-2006 Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellows

WASHINGTON — The Institute of Medicine (IOM) of the National Academies has named seven new Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows for 2005–2006. The fellows — outstanding midcareer health professionals — were chosen on a competitive basis from nominations submitted by academic institutions, nonprofit health care organizations, and other community-based providers. The fellows will… … Read More

Key Information

Appointment of Gregg S. Margolis as New Director 

The national program office is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Gregg S. Margolis as the new director! Read more.