• Curbing chronic speeders
    Westat evaluates if devices that tell drivers how fast they are going will slow down chronic speeders.
  • Charting early childhood development
    ECLS-K helps to better understand children’s early learning and development.
  • Helping young people move out of foster care
    Westat examines the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation initiative for transition-age foster youth.
  • Improving measures of diet and activity
    Westat’s research helps understand the difference in one’s food consumption and energy used.
  • Does cancer screening save lives?
    Westat helped learn about the early detection value of flexible sigmoidoscopy for colon cancer.
  • Assessing the response to a dues increase
    Westat helps determine what dues level doesn’t scare off members.

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