As one of the six sites in the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Health & Society Scholars Program, Columbia H&SS promotes innovative and interdisciplinary research in population health through the Scholars program, working groups and other internal funding, and public events.
The Columbia site of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Health & Society Scholars has hosted 11 Cohorts since 2004. The program has been home to 31 scholars from fields ranging from Economics to Microbiology, from Sociology to Epidemiology.
Each academic year, the Columbia Health & Society Scholars site hosts several events and publishes three newsletters, with a feature article from our scholars.
About RWJ H&SS
Health & Society Scholars is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The program is designed to build the nation’s capacity for research, leadership and policy change to address the multiple determinants of population health.