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A Century of Advancing Health Care for All

In a welcome message, Commonwealth Fund President David Blumenthal, M.D., outlines how, for the past 100 years, the Commonwealth Fund has worked to improve health care and make it affordable and accessible for all Americans, especially the most vulnerable.

What We Stand For

How We Work


Delve into the biographies of key Commonwealth Fund executives and board members from the last century.

An Interview with a Public Health Leader in the U.S. and Abroad

A 1971 Commonwealth Fund fellowship brought Haroutune Armenian, M.D., Dr.P.H., from the American University of Beirut to the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health in Baltimore. We interviewed him about his fascinating and long career in academia and government in the U.S., Lebanon, and Armenia.