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Plan for Planning Day

...funds. The Sitka Health Summit's approach to citizen-centered health improvement was recently recognized by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Sitka Health Summit also was named one of only 12 finalists, from a national pool of 250 applicants...
Report shows Juneau and Sitka as healthiest communities in Alaska

...County Health Rankings, released earlier this week by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population...Anchorage ranks at 13th for overall health outcomes."The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's vision for a culture of health...

...43, of Jersey City. They remained in critical condition Sunday evening, said Zenaida Mendez, a spokeswoman for Robert Wood Johnson Hospital in New Brunswick. Another passenger, comic Harris Stanton, was treated and released...
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Alaska woman wins national award for elder care

...creative resolve to make sure Native elders receive culturally important care has landed her a national award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The Anchorage woman is among 10 recipients of the foundation's 2012 Community Health Leaders...
Brave Heart Volunteers: Sitkans helping Sitkans face devastating loss 2001 under the name Faith in Action. Meetings were held, committees formed, proposals drafted. In 2002, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation awarded the fledgling organization a start-up and development grant; within a year, volunteer...
My turn: Health care affects us all

The numbers are telling. According to statistics from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the Alliance for Health Care, of 285 million Americans, 48 million (16.8 percent) have no health insurance...
Doubting studies of secondhand smoke

...another computer-generated junk science study? The $69,855 re-education/ brainwashing grant last week from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation should be a red flag for many. That foundation only has one thing in mind, and that is making money...
Smoking days numbered

...the attitudes of smokers through an education campaign, aided by a $69,855 grant it received last week from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. "(The grant) will be used to assist the city in every way we can in implementing the ordinance...
Report: Smoking, drinking more common in Alaska

...Anchorage Daily News. The health study is a project of the University of Wisconsin Population Health Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The study says Alaska's premature death rate is higher than the national benchmark. Nationally...
Scientists predict future radiation danger at Amchitka site

...consumption, said Charles Powers, head of the project and a professor of environmental and occupational medicine at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Jersey. The scientists advocate a long-term sampling program for the nuclear leftovers...


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