Lee-Lee Prina is a senior editor at Health Affairs and has managed the GrantWatch section of the journal since 1991. Prior to joining Health Affairs, she held editorial positions at Business & Health, Food and Drug Law Institute, The State (S.C.), and The Chicago Sun-Times. She received a Publication Specialist (graduate-level) certificate from The George Washington University and holds a B.A. in French from Tulane University.
Recent Posts by Lee-Lee Prina
Read about staff changes at foundations from Maine to California. Interested in being a foundation president? There's an opening.
Tom Frieden, director of the CDC, is quoted in this post as saying that everyone—"leaders in both the public and private sectors"—must ensure that "we mount a robust and comprehensive response" to the Zika virus here in the United States.
This round-up also includes posts on global health (immunizations in Africa), improving physicians' waiting rooms, and certain foundations' reporting of what they have funded.
Read about comings and goings at foundations; awards and honors; and a job opening at both the Missouri Foundation for Health and the California Health Care Foundation.
June 9, 2016 | GrantWatch
News from a big conference of health foundations in March 2016.
Read personnel news from funders across the United States.
The most popular GrantWatch posts among our readers in 2015 were on a variety of subjects including health care for older people, behavioral health, Medicaid, social determinants of health, long-term care, data, and price transparency.
Other topics highlighted in these blog posts from foundations around the country are HIV/AIDS and smoking prevention.
Read recent "people news" at health philanthropies around the United States and see an ABIM Foundation/Council of Medical Specialty Societies RFP.
Subjects covered in the holiday potpourri include health care for the homeless, nurses, patient engagement, and the Mark Zuckerberg/Priscilla Chan donation announcement.