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Westat's Featured Stories take complex statistical and survey research issues and explain them through videos that entertain and illustrate their importance and relevance to our lives. We want to show how statistics and statistical research can help improve the lives of people here and around the world.
We collect data through interviews, physical exams, and records review to help guide actions and policies to improve health and health care around the world.
From students to teachers, from standards to global comparisons, we set the benchmark on excellence in education research.
We evaluate the fit and function of a variety of social services available to Americans. From children and families to marginalized populations, Westat’s work informs social policy.
Americans take 1.1 billion trips a day and U.S. daily travel totals 4 trillion miles. Our nationally recognized researchers study travel behavior and systems to help find and address traffic and safety challenges.
Westat designs systems solutions for a range of research challenges. We emphasize technological accessibility, usable interfaces, comprehensive testing and certification, data security and confidentiality, and user support and training.