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201410-20 45th Union World Conference on Lung Health Includes Westat Research

Westat staff are attending and presenting at the 45th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Barcelona, Spain, October 28-November 1, 2014. Learn more about our presentation on...

201410-17 Use and Quality of Performance Measures Discussed by Westat Researcher at Recent Conference

Westat’s David J. Bernstein, Ph.D., gave a presentation on Exploring the Use and Quality of...

201410-15 Westat Provides Technical Support for Population-Based HIV Impact Assessments in Malawi and Zimbabwe

Westat will provide ICAP at Columbia University with technical support for developing and implementing population-based HIV impact assessment surveys in Malawi and Zimbabwe. The project is sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Our staff will support developing...

201410-09 Westat Economist Edits Journal Section on the ACA and Its Effects on Behavioral Health Services

Westat’s Mustafa Karakus, Ph.D., a health economist, wrote two key articles and served as a guest editor for a special section of the October 2014 Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research that...

201410-08 Center for Evaluation and Coordination of Training and Research (CECTR) in Tobacco Regulatory Science

Westat, in partnership with the Schroeder Institute at the Legacy Foundation, has been awarded a 5-year, multimillion-dollar cooperative agreement with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to serve as a coordinating and resource center in tobacco regulatory science, supporting and evaluating...

201410-06 AEA Conference Features Westat Staff Papers and Presentations

Evaluator communities of practice, visionary evaluation, efficient tools for large-scale assessment, and do-it-yourself data visualization are just a few of the topics Westat staff will bring to the 28th Annual Conference of the...

201410-01 New Book Delivers Strategies for Reaching Hard-to-Survey Populations, with Westat Expertise

Westat Vice Presidents Roger Tourangeau, Ph.D., and Brad Edwards are among the editors of Hard-to-Survey Populations, a book that...

201409-29 European Evaluation Society Tackles Challenges of a Changing World

Westat staff are participating in the 11th Biennial Conference of the European Evaluation Society (EES) in Dublin, Ireland, October 1-3, 2014. Learn more about the expertise...

201409-26 Westat Research Contributes to Best Practices in Travel Training Programs for Older Adults

A new handbook and research report have been released that provide a comprehensive roadmap for designing a travel training program to meet the mobility needs of older persons. Co-authors of this vital work include Westat researchers Jon E. Burkhardt, David J. Bernstein, Ph.D., and Kathryn ...

201409-24 International Total Survey Error Workshop Draws Westat Participation

Westat staff are attending the International Total Survey Error Workshop (ITSEW) in Washington, DC, October 1-3, 2014. Learn about our presentation at the event and more about...

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