Healthcare Innovation September 21, 2022
David Raths

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has awarded a two-year, $1 million grant to Acenda Integrated Health to serve as incubator organization

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has awarded a two-year, $1 million grant to Acenda Integrated Health, a statewide nonprofit organization based in Glassboro, N.J., to serve as administrative, operational, and strategic home for the development of New Jersey’s public health institute.

Today, 33 states are served by a public health institute; New Jersey’s would be the first to have advancing health equity as a founding priority.

Acenda will serve as an incubator organization to launch the public health institute and promote collaboration and enhance capacity in New Jersey, where public health infrastructure and systems are strained by a lack...

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