March 25, 2013
Developing and promoting a rapid-learning health system, in which health information in large databases is analyzed to improve health care - the work of Lynn Etheredge and the Health Insurance Reform Project at George Washington University.
October 7, 2010
Several partners hosted a Foresight Engine thought experiment called Breakthroughs to Cures during 2010 to help uncover avenues to accelerate medical research and development.
January 11, 2012
Lynn Etheredge's Ideas Facilitate Policy to Improve Quality and Reduce Costs.
March 25, 2010
To further transformative change in medical R&D, RWJF increases its support to the Myelin Repair Foundation.
January 1, 2009
This paper proposes a national initiative for Medicare patients with cancer. New legislative authority will be needed for comparative effectiveness research, quality measurement and payment reforms in Medicare.
September 16, 2011
To find new ways to accelerate the pace of medical research and shorten the time to market for new medicines, the Myelin Repair Foundation held an online gaming event in fall 2010 that drew hundreds of players who generated thousands of ideas.
May 15, 2013
The What's Next Health series features leading thinkers and visionaries. Executive director of FutureMed, Daniel Kraft, MD, discusses approaches to "escape velocity" in health care.
January 30, 2013
The Pioneer Portfolio invests in innovation at many different stages. Learn about the projects we fund.