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Foundation Blogs Round-up: Health Reform, Disparities, Global Health, Obesity, and More

As my work week draws to a close, I have put together a quick listing of some foundation-related posts that I think you might want to check out. If your foundation has a blog about health care and it is not listed on GrantWatch Blog’s Blogroll, let me know about it! Disparities in Health:...

February 17, 2011

Foundations’ Funding of Research on Medicare: Useful Insights as the Budget Battles Begin

Medicare and other entitlement programs are back in the news in the coverage of President Barack Obama’s Fiscal Year 2012 budget, which was released this week. In this post, I mention a selected sampling of recent foundation-funded efforts on Medicare. Recent Publications: DataBrief: The SCAN...

February 16, 2011

RWJF Poll: Two Health Affairs Articles among Top-Five “Most Influential Research Articles of 2010” by RWJF Grantees

At the end of each year, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) staffers look at research published during the past twelve months and choose several peer-reviewed articles that the staff deems to have “had major impact on research or influenced the field,” according to the foundation’s web site....

February 10, 2011

The Three Most-Read GrantWatch Blog Posts during January 2011

Below, we have listed the three most-read posts. Take a gander in case you missed one of them when the original tweet or e-alert was sent out. Make sure to read the comments on two of the posts, and add your own, if you are inclined to do so! 1. “The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and ...

February 4, 2011