Westat News Archive

Westat to Evaluate Oklahoma's Health Care Coordination for Aged, Blind, and Disabled Residents

Westat will evaluate the Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) approach to health care coordination for its aged, blind, and disabled residents as the agency develops a market-driven process.

Westat will

  • Document, review, and evaluate all aspects of the agency’s
  • ...
Sun Shines Light on Virtual Team Management at SCDM Conference

Westat’s Tanya Sun, Ph.D., will discuss the opportunities as well as risks presented by virtual team management at the Society for Clinical Data Management (SCDM) 2015 Annual Conference in Washington, DC, from September 20-23, 2015. Learn more about...

Bernstein Weighs In on Government Evaluation Contracting

Westat’s David J. Bernstein, Ph.D., contributed to a recent WE Week blog on issues and solutions in government evaluation contracting. Dr...

Brick's Webinar Spotlights Dual Frame Survey Designs

J. Michael Brick, Ph.D., Westat Vice President and Senior Statistical Fellow, will teach a webinar on September 17, 2015, on the reasons for considering dual frame surveys...

Morganstein, ASA President, Gives JSM Presidential Address

David Morganstein, a Westat Vice President and Director of the Statistical Staff, gave the American Statistical Association (ASA) President’s Address at the 2015 Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM). In his presentation, titled...

Newsweek Collaborates with Westat on 2015's America's Top High Schools List

In collaboration with Westat, Newsweek has published the 2015 list of America’s Top High Schools—an absolute list that ranks schools solely based on performance—and...

Westat Ranked in Washington Technology's Top 100

Westat was ranked #61 in the Washington Technology Top 100 for 2015, a dramatic shift up the list from #82 last year. The magazine ranks the largest government contractors by their...

Kalton, Keynote Speaker; Diallo, Presenter at First Latin American International Statistical Institute (ISI) Satellite Meeting on Small Area Estimation

Westat’s Graham Kalton, Ph.D., and Mamadou S. Diallo, Ph.D., were participants at the First Latin American ISI Satellite Meeting on Small Area Estimation (SAE 2015), held at the Pontifical Catholic University of Chile on August 3-5, 2015, in Santiago, Chile. This meeting, which was attended by...

JSM 2015 Includes Westat Leadership and Research Expertise

With the help of statistical data, we can make better decisions, the theme for this year’s Joint Statistical Meetings (JSM) in Seattle, Washington, August 8-13, 2015. Westat staff will be on hand again this year,...

Westat's New Senior Fellows Focus on Advancing the Field of Survey Statistics

Westat has announced the appointment of Senior Fellows in Statistics who are recognized leaders in their field. The Fellows advise research projects and contribute to national and international advances in...