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Clients and Funding Agencies

Delivering research and technical services to public- and private-sector clients around the world

We conduct research and deliver technical services on behalf of government agencies, universities, foundations, private businesses, and other organizations. We serve clients around the world, taking an objective and multidisciplinary approach to projects of all sizes—from focused studies and applied R&D to large-scale national and international longitudinal research efforts.

U.S. Government Agencies

  • Department of Agriculture
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Defense
  • Department of Education
  • Department of Energy
  • Department of Health and Human Services
    • Administration for Children and Families
    • Administration on Aging
    • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
    • Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
    • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    • Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
    • Food and Drug Administration
    • Health Resources and Services Administration
    • National Institutes of Health
    • Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health
    • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • Department of Homeland Security
  • Department of Justice
  • Department of State
  • Department of the Interior
  • Department of Transportation
  • Environmental Protection Agency
  • General Services Administration
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • National Science Foundation
  • U.S. Agency for International Development
  • U.S. Postal Service

Foundations and Associations

  • Advanced Energy Consortium
  • American Beverage Association
  • American Board Pediatrics
  • American Cancer Society
  • American Industrial Hygiene Association
  • The Aspen Institute
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • CDC Foundation
  • The College Board
  • ConnectEd
  • George Lucas Educational Foundation
  • Global Alliance for TB Drug Development
  • Goodwill Industries International
  • Hewlett Foundation
  • The John Merck Fund
  • Kansas Health Foundation
  • Living Cities
  • MacArthur Foundation
  • Manufacturers Resource Center
  • MassMEP
  • Medtronic Global Health
  • Merck Childhood Asthma Network
  • Merck Company Foundation
  • NAPE Education Foundation
  • Nemours Foundation
  • North Carolina Chamber
  • Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI)
  • REDF
  • Rhode Island Quality Institute
  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF)
  • Rockefeller Foundation
  • Share Our Strength (SOS)
  • Stuart Foundation
  • Walton Family Foundation

Colleges and Universities

  • Baylor College of Medicine
  • Central Washington University
  • Duke University
  • East Carolina University
  • Emory University
  • Flathead Valley Community College
  • George Washington University
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • New York University
  • North Carolina State University
  • Queens College
  • Rice University
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Alaska Anchorage
  • University of Arizona
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Montana

Multilateral Donors and International Government Agencies

  • Abu Dhabi Executive Aff­airs Authority
  • Asian Development Bank
  • Australian Department of Foreign Aff­airs and Trade (DFAT)
  • Children's Investment Fund Foundation (UK)
  • Department for International Development (DFID)
  • Dubai Health Authority
  • Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi
  • Inter-American Development Bank
  • The World Bank
  • United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

Industry and Commercial Clients

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • American Petroleum Institute
  • Ardelyx
  • Ascend Performance
  • Biogen
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • Bruce Power
  • Climate Change and Emissions Management Corporation
  • Chevron Energy Technology Company
  • DRS Technologies
  • Duo Research Inc.
  • Kraft Foods Group
  • Nestec, Ltd.
  • Newell Rubbermaid
  • Nielsen
  • Novartis Pharma AG
  • Pfizer
  • SABMiller
  • Shire
  • Syngenta Crop Protection
  • Talisman Software, Systems & Services, Inc.
  • U.S. News & World Report
  • Vorbeck Materials Corporation