Westat News Archive

Westat Tracks Trajectory to Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

Westat will assess and monitor the clinical progression to type 2 diabetes—the most common form of diabetes, and the progression to other chronic conditions.

We are leading the effort on this research, formally known as the LEADR Study (Longitudinal Epidemiologic Assessment of...

Westat and University of Iowa Investigate Safety of Aftermarket Crash Avoidance Devices

Westat and the University of Iowa are conducting work on the human factors issues associated with aftermarket crash avoidance products, specifically equipment that transmits, receives, and processes vehicle-to-vehicle information. The research will provide a comprehensive assessment of problems...

Westat Acquires Edvance Research

Westat, a leading research organization, and Edvance Research, an education research and technical assistance organization, have combined their capabilities with Westat’s acquisition of Edvance on December 31, 2015. This brings together their skills and experience in providing research,...

Bernstein Begins Term as President of Washington Evaluators

David J. Bernstein, Ph.D., a Westat Senior Study Director and senior evaluation specialist, has begun his term as president of the Washington Evaluators (WE), the local affiliate of the American Evaluation...

2016 Social Work and Research Conference Draws Westat Staff

Westat staff are hosting an exhibit booth at the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR) Annual Conference January 13-17, 2016, in Washington, DC. Westat researchers with expertise on issues concerning children, youth...

2016 TRB Draws Westat Staff and Sponsorship

Westat staff are participating in the Transportation Research Board (TRB) 95th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, from January 10-14, 2016. The information-packed program is expected to attract 12,000 transportation...