Monday, September 23, 2019

Call for Applications: RWJF Health Policy Fellows

Every day, health professionals see firsthand the real-world consequences of how policies set by federal lawmakers affect the health of everyone in America. RWJF’s Health Policy Fellows program is seeking mid-career professionals from diverse backgrounds such as medicine, research, and academia who want to understand and help influence the policy-making process in Washington, D.C. Selected applicants will spend 12 months in Washington, D.C. working in the legislative and executive branches actively helping shape policy, attending professional development sessions, and networking.

Purpose

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Health Policy Fellows program provides the nation’s most comprehensive learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, D.C. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral/social scientists with an interest in health and health care policy. Fellows participate in the policy process at the federal level and use that leadership experience to improve health, health care, and health policy.

Key Dates

September 24, 2019 (11 a.m. ET) and October 24, 2019 (2 p.m. ET)
Optional applicant web conference calls. Registration is required. Please visit the program’s website for complete details and to register.

November 4, 2019 (3 p.m. ET)
Deadline for receipt of three reference letters.

November 6, 2019 (3 p.m. ET)
Deadline for receipt of preliminary applications