Monthly Archives: February 2013

Life Before the Grants Tracking Database: Reflections of a Grants Manager

February 28, 2013

Today's post was written by Nancy Nolan, Grants Manager at the Connecticut Health Foundation. It will be 13 years this July since I joined the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health). I have worn all the … More »

Our Health Leadership Fellows Program Comes with Individualized Coaching

February 25, 2013

Meet Gerardo Sorkin (he's the one in the middle), faculty member of the Connecticut Health Foundation (CT Health) Leadership Fellows Program . Gerardo, who hails from Argentina, holds individual coaching … More »

Supporting New Leaders

February 19, 2013

Today's guest post was written by Carol Pollack, Vice President of Finance & Operations.  More »

In the News: A Connecticut Foundation Experiments with a Different Way of Funding Health Policy Research

February 14, 2013

"Foundations often employ the twin strategies of grant making and commissioning and advancing objective policy research, but rarely do the twain meet...What if we bolstered their capacity to commission their … More »

A New Approach for Tackling Connecticut’s Health Disparities

February 13, 2013

I admit I was surprised to learn that Connecticut ranks among the country's worst states in terms of disparities in health , in spite of being near the top of the nation’s lists of wealthiest states. This … More »

How to Survive a War: Adapting Successful Models for Health Equity

February 5, 2013

Today’s guest post is written by Francisco Lopez, Connecticut Health Foundation Leadership Fellow, Class of 2013. Background: Last week, a small group of Health Leadership Fellows attended a … More »