National Academy of Medicine

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows

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Call for Nominations

The 2019-20 Call for Applications (CFA) for the RWJF Health Policy Fellows is now open!  The deadline to submit your application electronically via MyRWJF is Wednesday, November 7 at 3:00pm ET.  For more details,


Announcing the 2018-2019 RWJF Health Policy Fellows

The National Academy of Medicine and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) proudly announce the 2018-2019 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows. Read more >>

About the Program

The RWJF Health Policy Fellows program is the nation’s most prestigious learning experience at the nexus of health, science, and policy in Washington, DC. Exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral and social scientists actively participate in health policy processes at the federal level and gain exclusive, hands-on policy experience. More than 250 fellows from across the nation have participated in the program since 1973. For more information, visit

Initiated in 1973, the NAM conducts and administers the fellowship, with funding support from RWJF.