Improving population health and health equity by connecting leaders with experience and sound evidence

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Improving population health and health equity by connecting leaders with experience and sound evidence

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The Latest from The Milbank Memorial Fund

  1. Understanding the Commercial Determinants of Health Webinar

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  2. The Health of US Primary Care: 2024 Scorecard Report — No One Can See You Now

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  3. The 2024 Primary Care Scorecard Webinar

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  4. Peace and All Good Things: Charles Fahey, 1933-2023  

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  5. Honoring State Leaders During Black History Month

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  6. How Personal Stories Inspire State Service: A Conversation with Morissa Henn and Justin Turner 

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Latest Milbank Quarterly Issue Released:  December 2023

  1. Early View Perspective

    Keeping It Political and Powerful: Defining the Structural Determinants of Health

    By:  Jonathan C. Heller Marjory L. Givens Sheri P. Johnson David A. Kindig

    When the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Commission on the Social Determinants of Health (CSDH) published their framework for the social… More

  2. Early View Perspective

    Overcoming Common Anxieties in Knowledge Translation: Advice for Scholarly Issue Advocates

    By:  Paul Kershaw Verena Rossa-Roccor

    Faced with urgent threats to human health and well-being such as climate change, calls among the academic community are getting louder to contribute… More

  3. Early View Perspective

    Policy Interventions to Enhance Medical Care for People With Obesity in the United States—Challenges, Opportunities, and Future Directions

    By:  James René Jolin Minsoo Kwon Elizabeth Brock Jonathan Chen Aisha Kokan Ryan Murdock Fatima Cody Stanford

    Health policymakers have insufficiently addressed care for people with obesity (body mass index [BMI] ≥ 30 kg/m2) in the United States. Current… More

  4. Early View Perspective

    Revising the Logic Model Behind Health Care’s Social Care Investments

    By:  Laura M. Gottlieb Danielle Hessler Holly Wing Alejandra Gonzalez-Rocha Yuri Cartier Caroline Fichtenberg

    Over the last decade, health care sector activities related to identifying and addressing patients’ social drivers of health have graduated from… More

  5. Early View Original Scholarship

    Causal Assessment of Income Inequality on Self-Rated Health and All-Cause Mortality: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

    By:  Michal Shimonovich Mhairi Campbell Rachel M. Thomson Philip Broadbent Valerie Wells Daniel Kopasker Gerry McCartney Hilary Thomson Anna Pearce S. Vittal Katikireddi

    Context: Whether income inequality has a direct effect on health or is only associated because of the effect of individual income has long been… More

  6. Early View Perspective

    Integrated Devices: A New Regulatory Pathway to Promote Revolutionary Innovation

    By:  Ted Cho Vrushab Gowda Henning Schulzrinne Brian J. Miller

    Virtually all modern medical devices now include embedded software, ranging from basic user interfaces and network connectivity to sophisticated… More

The Milbank Quarterly Opinion

When Medicaid Unwinding Meets AI: In the Matter of DeLoitte Consulting   

By February 1, 2024, more than 16 million Americans had lost Medicaid as a result of the unwinding of the special Medicaid continuous enrollment…  More
Sara Rosenbaum

Sara Rosenbaum

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The Continued Resiliency of the ACA Marketplaces

Five years ago, I wrote a column titled, “The Surprising Resiliency of the Affordable Care Act,” noting that despite the hostility of the Trump…  More
Gail R. Wilensky

Gail R. Wilensky

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Advancing Patient Safety: A Call for System Transformation

In 1999, the Institute of Medicine published a seminal report titled To Err is Human, which determined that tens of thousands of patient deaths…  More

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State Networks and Leadership Programs

  • Milbank State Leadership Network

    The Milbank State Leadership Network is a bipartisan, voluntary, self-governing group of state health policy leaders from both the executive and legislative branches.

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  • Emerging Leaders Program

    The Emerging Leaders Program seeks to develop practical, hands-on leadership skills in future senior executive and legislative officials.

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  • Milbank Fellows Program

    The Milbank Fellows Program (MFP) is a one-year leadership program for executive branch and senior legislative state government leaders committed to improving population health in their communities.

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