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September 30, 2015

The University of Kentucky College of Public Health received a $1.2 million grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) to lead a new national research program focused on improving the delivery of health and social services.

June 10, 2015

Evidence for Action, a National Program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, based at the Center for Health and Community at the University of California, San Francisco, recently announced the launch of their Call for Proposals for the Investigator-Initiated Research to Build a Culture of Healt

May 20, 2015

We have exciting news to share with our many fellow travelers who study public health systems and their impact on population health.  Today, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) announced a new direction for its Research, Eva

May 5, 2015

A study conducted by three University of Kentucky College of Public Health graduate students received one of two Best Research Poster awards at a national research meeting that convened in downtown Lexington last week.  Nearly 300 researchers from acr

April 23, 2015

The National Coordinating Center for Public Health Services and Systems Research (PHSSR) and Public Health Practice-Based Research Networks (PBRNs) has announced the three recipients of the Dr. E. Richard “Rick” Brown Keeneland Conference Scholarships.

February 23, 2015

With approximately $3.2 million of new research funding, nine teams of investigators will expand the evidence for policy and administrative mechanisms to improve the quality, efficiency, and value of public health systems and service delivery across the United States.

February 17, 2015

The American Journal of Public Health devotes its new issue to public health services and systems research.

December 17, 2014

Four early-career investigators in the field of public health services and systems research (PHSSR) have received funding to identify and examine innovative approaches for bridging the public health and healthcare systems to improve population health.
 

October 15, 2014

Glen Mays, University of Kentucky College of Public Health professor and director of the National Coordinating Center for Public Health Services & Systems Research (PSHSSR), recently traveled to C

September 23, 2014

With $1.4 million of new research funding, Public Health Practice-Based Research Networks (PBRNs) in 11 U.S. states will investigate strategies to more effectively and efficiently deliver services that protect the public against an array of preventable diseases and health risks.