What is Systems for Action?

The National Program Office for the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's (RWJF) Systems for Action (S4A) research program is based at the University of Kentucky within the College of Public Health and the Gatton College of Business and Economics. S4A joins Evidence for Action (E4A), Health Data for Action (HD4A), and Policies for Action (P4A) as one of four RWJF signature research programs that examine the impact of different types of programs, policies and health-related systems on health, equity and well-being. Our program conducts rigorous scientific research on ways of aligning the delivery and financing systems that build a Culture of Health across America.

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Our Webinar Series

The Research-in-Progress Webinar Series enables investigators to share their work publicly and to identify others with like research interests. The series often serves as a platform to hear preliminary research findings. Attendees are welcome to participate in the interactive live webinars by submitting questions and responding to commentary from field practitioners. View a schedule of upcoming presentations and download materials from past webinars via the 'Learn More' button below.

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Jun 26

WEBINAR: Integrating Cross-Sectoral Health and Social Services for the Homeless

Members of the homeless population bear greater risk than other populations for many preventable diseases but are less likely to access healthcare...

Jul 17

WEBINAR: Linking Education and Health Data to Improve Adolescent Health in Los Angeles

Declines in academic performance often precede declines in health and health behaviors, particularly among minority youth living in economically...