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) is now closed.  The next CFA will become available in September 2019. For reference only: View the 2019-20 CFA (now closed).

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

Program Administration

Initiated in 1973, the NAM conducts and administers the fellowship, with funding support from RWJF. Inquiries should be directed to:

RWJF Health Policy Fellows
National Academy of Medicine
500 Fifth Street, NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 334-1506