Grantee Profile

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

Grants to Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 1 year)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The Lancet Commission for Adolescent Health and Wellbeing is comprised of a multi-sectoral, multi-disciplinary group of experts who will develop a new global strategy for addressing adolescent health and development. The Commission will develop a report and recommendations which will be published in the Lancet and widely disseminated.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 2 years)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — The Averting Maternal Death and Disability Program at Columbia University will carry out research to investigate how corruption and staff posting and transfer practices impact maternal health in the Global South. In addition, they will rigorously evaluate a project in India that used mobile phones to report corruption in maternal health facilities.

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2012 (Inactive Grant)

    Migration

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — This grant provides supplemental support to the MacArthur Research Network on an Aging Society to deepen its work on aging as it relates both to immigration and to housing. The MacArthur Research Network on an Aging Society, which is housed at the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University, is an interdisciplinary group of scholars who collaborate on an interrelated set of conceptual, analytical and experimental projects that revolve around the core challenges and opportunities facing America as it becomes an aging society.

  • $500,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)

    Population & Reproductive Health

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of activities to promote accountability in maternal health (over two years).

  • $3,625,000Active Strategy

    2010 (Duration 4 years)

    Policy Research

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — To support the Research Network on an Aging Society (over four years).

  • $3,900,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of the Research Network on an Aging Society (over three years).

  • $250,000Active Strategy

    2007 (Inactive Grant)

    Policy Research

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK — In support of planning a Research Network on an Aging Society.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health $9,175,000 between 2003 and 2014.

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