A growing network of leaders is pioneering how we diminish the impact of adverse childhood experiences. Learn about what ACEs are, their prevalence and their impact.
March 1, 2010 | Journal Article
Underrepresented minority pediatricians continue to disproportionately care for minority and poor children in the United States, according to this longitudinal assessment. This underlines the need for policies and programs which encourage minority college students to become pediatricians.
July 15, 2009 | Story
"I owe an enormous amount of my success to the support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, both the Clinical Scholars Program and the Generalist Faculty Scholars Program," said Christakis.
November 5, 2006 | Story
"The Clinical Scholars Program provided me with a rigorous background in research methodology that was crucial," says Flores.
September 1, 2006 | Toolkit
The purpose of the pediatric emergency preparedness toolkit is to ensure that hospitals across the country are 100 percent compliant with national guidelines created to improve the quality of care children receive in Emergency Departments (EDs).
October 23, 2013 | Story
Integrating computer technologies into health care without losing the human touch is the goal of Harold Amos Medical Faculty Development Program fellow Kevin B. Johnson, MD, MS.
September 18, 2013 | Report
In 2012, The Institute for Safe Families (ISF) formed the ACE Task Force with an interest in examining the prevalence and impact of ACEs in Philadelphia.
Topic page on RWJF's investment in programs focused on childhood trauma.
March 24, 2010 | Program Results Report
The Developing Families Center in Washington, D.C., provides health and social support services to young women and their families in the city's low-income, Black neighborhoods.
May 15, 2008 | Program Results Report
If all that mattered to dying children and their families was an all-expenses-paid trip to the Grand Canyon or the World Series, it would be easy enough to ease the pain of young lives prematurely foreclosed.
January 22, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Center for Health and Health Care in Schools was established with a $2.64 million grant to strengthen the well-being of children and youth through health programs and health care services in schools.