Westat News

05-202015 International Clinical Trials Day, May 20

International Clinical Trials Day takes place on May 20 each year, highlighting the great clinical research taking place every day across the globe.

Westat supports our clients and partners in clinical trials...

05-182015 Rog Explores the Integration of Theory and Practice in Evaluation

Debra J. Rog, Ph.D., discusses the synergistic role between practice and theory in evaluation in Infusing Theory Into Practice, Practice Into Theory: Small Wins and Big Gains for Evaluation, an article which appears in...

05-152015 The Key to Clinical Data Management Success? Team Cooperation

Westat’s Hui (Tanya) Sun, Ph.D., a clinical data manager (CDM), authored an article, Cooperation Between CDMs and Other Functions: Making It Work, in the Spring 2015 issue of SCDM Data Basics. She discusses lessons learned on how to promote successful cooperation between clinical data...

05-072015 2015 AAPOR Draws Westat Leadership and Expertise

Are women less likely to answer cell phones? What incentives attract respondents? Does messaging style impact survey response? Do mindful respondents tend to give socially desirable answers? How are mobile devices used for collecting sensitive information? These are just a few of the questions...

05-062015 Westat-Developed Products Win 2015 Hermes Creative Awards

The Hermes Creative Awards has recognized Westat for its work performed for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases National Flu Vaccination Promotion Campaign. The work...

05-052015 Westat Celebrates Clinical Trials Awareness Week, May 4-8, 2015

Westat joins our clients, partners, and the public in celebrating Clinical Trials Awareness Week, May 4-8, 2015.

Our clinical trials work delivers excellence in design, management, and analysis for domestic...

04-282015 Employees Select Westat in a Forbes’ 2015 Best Employers List

Forbes’ 2015 list of America’s Best Employers ranks Westat 8th in the nation in the...

04-222015 Westat to Support Trials and Regulatory Activities for a Blood Product Substitute

For the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Development Activity (USAMMDA), Westat will be coordinating all required preclinical and clinical trials of a freeze-dried plasma (FDP) product, and providing regulatory support for Food and Drug Administration (FDA) licensure.

In treating severe...

04-202015 Hospital to Home: How Effective Are Transitional Care Services?

Westat will support the University of Kentucky Center for Health Services Research to conduct research on the effectiveness of transitional care services aimed at improving the process of discharging hospitalized patients to their home or other care settings. The Patient-Centered Outcomes...

04-152015 Westat Tech Expertise to Support ICAP PHIA Project

For ICAP at Columbia University, Westat will support all population-based HIV impact assessment (PHIA) surveys conducted in specific countries supported by the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The PHIA Project is sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and ...

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