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NYC Health + Hospitals Leader Gives Keynote at Healthcare Policy Conference at NYU Wagner

Dr. Ram Raju, CEO and president, NYC Health + Hospitals, delivered the keynote talk at a meeting of health officials of Montreal and New York City – held at NYU...

NYU Wagner and Century Foundation launch “Debates of the Century”

NYU Wagner and The Century Foundation co-sponsored the first of three public “Debates of the Century” before a capacity audience at the school March 8, with experts going toe-to-toe on...

Forum Explores Financial Squeeze Facing Nonprofit Human-Services Sector

More than 100 leaders of nonprofit organizations, along with state and city social services officials, gathered at NYU Wagner on Feb. 24 for the release of...

Downtown Brooklyn Setting Pace for Innovative Urban Development, Report Finds

The Downtown Brooklyn Partnership, NYU Wagner's Rudin Center, and Appleseed Inc. unveiled a new report on Feb 23 at the Wagner school,...

Six-Student Team Wins First Prize at IXL Innovation Olympics

A team of four MPA students at NYU Wagner and two other NYU students has won top honors at the IXL Innovation Olympics. The sextet’s exemplary business concept for...

NYU Wagner alumna Jennifer Jones Austin Receives 2016 MLK Humanitarian Award

NYU Wagner alumna Jennifer Jones Austin (MS 1997) received the 2016 Martin Luther King Jr. Humanitarian Award from NYU at an inspiring ceremony Feb. 4.

“This award is a big deal to me, as an NYU Wagner alum,” and...

"From Local to Global: Extrapolating Experiments"

NYU Wagner Associate Professor of Public Policy Rajeev Dahejia, an economist, has posted an original essay stimulated by the phenomenal growth of randomized control trials (RCTs) for impact evaluations in international...

David Sandman, Ph.D., Named President and CEO of New York State Health Foundation
  Following a nationwide search, the New York State Health Foundation (NYSHealth) Board of Directors...
Research at NYU Wagner will explore how transportation and housing sectors can help build a "culture of health"

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has selected NYU Wagner to carry out research on policies, laws, and other regulatory tools that can support RWJF’s mission to build a “culture...

Alumnus Jason Franklin selected as Chronicle of Philanthropy "40 under 40" honoree

NYU Wagner alumnus Jason Franklin (PhD, 2014) has been named to The Chronicle of Philanthropy’s “40 under 40” honor roll of innovators at the...