Westat researchers publish on a wide array of topics that further our understanding of the field and focus on improving lives through research. Selected publications that communicate our findings, including books, peer-reviewed articles and technical reports, conference proceedings, and more are presented here.
Boyle, R.G., D'Silva, J., Stanton, C.A., Carusi, C., and Tang, Z. (2017). Disparities in cigarette smoking and use of other tobacco products in Minnesota, 2003-14.Journal of Public Health, 1-8.DOIPubMed
Brooks, G.P., Diaz, E.A., and Johanson, G.A. (2017). A precision-based and adaptive approach to number of replications for Monte Carlo studies of robustness and power.General Linear Model Journal, 43(1), 31-49.Source (PDF)
McGurk, S.R., Drake, R.E., Xie, H., Riley, J., Milfort, R., Hale, T.W., and Frey, W.D. (2017). Cognitive predictors of work among Social Security Disability Insurance beneficiaries with psychiatric disorders enrolled in IPS supported employment.Schizophrenia Bulletin.DOIPubMed
Rohan, E.A., Slotman, B., DeGroff, A., Morrissey, K.G., Murillo, J., and Schroy, P. (2016). Refining the patient navigation role in a colorectal cancer screening program: Results from an intervention study.JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, 14(11), 1371-1378.PubMedSource
DeGroff, A., Coa, K., Morrissey, K.G., Rohan, E., and Slotman, B. (2014). Key considerations in designing a patient navigation program for colorectal cancer screening.Health Promotion Practice, 15(4), 483-495.DOIPubMed