New Jersey Health Initiatives - A Better State of Health
A Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Program
Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity
January 12, 2017

Health equity means we all have the basics to be as healthy as possible. However, across the nation, many communities have experienced generations of isolation from opportunity.

Communities in Action: Pathways to Health Equity is the result of a year-long analysis by a 19-member committee of national experts in public health, health care, civil rights, social science, education, research and business. The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) commissioned the report as part of a $10 million, five-year grant to the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to examine solutions to promote health equity, a key element in a Culture of Health.

Click here to view key facts and top takeaways
Click here to view the report