Westat News Archive

Westat Ranked 6th in Market Research Firms by AMA Gold Top 50 Report

Westat was ranked 6th out of the 185 companies evaluated for the 2016 American Marketing Association’s Gold Top 50 Report. The company has consistently ranked in the top 10 for the past decade...

3MC 2016 Features Survey Methods Research Findings from Westat Staff

Curious about mobile data collection and reporting across multiple developing African countries? How about comparing the scale direction effect among Hispanics vs. non-Hispanic respondents? Westat researchers will be presenting data about these topics and more at the...

DC-AAPOR 2016 Summer Preview/Review Includes Westat Research

Westat researchers will be sharing with colleagues research they have been working on at the Washington, DC, local chapter of the American Association for Public Opinion Research, known as DC-AAPOR, 2016 Summer Conference Preview/Review...

Westat Continues Evaluation of Transition-Age Youth in Foster Care

The Conrad N. Hilton Foundation has funded Westat to implement a fourth and final year of the Foster Youth Strategic Initiative Evaluation. The initiative is designed to address the issues facing transition-age foster youth involved in the child welfare system by funding grantees in New York...

2016 Early Childhood Research Conference Features Westat Work

Westat staff will be participating in the Administration for Children and Families (ACF) National Research Conference on Early Childhood in Washington, DC, July 11-13, 2016. Learn more about...

Westat Ranked 26th on 2016 Federal IT Top 100 List

Westat is ranked 26th on the 2016 IDC Government Insights Federal IT Rankings (PDF Format), a list developed by IDC Government Insights in conjunction with...

Westat Opens New Office in Austin and Relocates in San Antonio

Westat will be opening a new office for education research and technical assistance staff in Austin’s Arboretum, which is located on Capital of Texas Highway North. In addition, Westat’s office in San Antonio will be moving to the new Lockhill Crossing building on North Loop 1604 West....

Westat Included on Forbes' Best Midsize Employers 2016 List

Westat has been included on the Forbes’ America’s Best Midsize Employers 2016 list. Employee feedback is what determines what companies make the list. This is the second year in a row that Westat has ranked on a Forbes’ best employers list. Companies on the 2016 list represent...

AcademyHealth's 2016 Conference Draws Westat Researchers

Westat health services researchers in patient safety, nurse workforce, health information technology, and health economics are attending the AcademyHealth’s Annual Research Meeting (ARM) in Boston,...

Westat Wins Digital Health Awards for Online Campaigns

Westat’s work for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) National Influenza Vaccination Campaign won the following two Digital Health Awards for excellence in digital and social media:

  • Other/Miscellaneous Mobile Digital Health Resource Category: CDC
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