This chapter provides summaries of the key findings for the studies for which reports were issued during the two fiscal years ending September 30, 2013. The studies are grouped under the relevant HHS Strategic Plan goal and objective which they support. The entries are also to be found in the HHS Evaluation Database at http://aspe.hhs.gov/Evaluation/Performance.
The studies have been conducted by or funded through the Department of Health and Human Services by the specific agency or office sponsors. Reports may be obtained at the Web hotlinks provided, from the Federal Contact provided in the citation at the end of each entry, or from the Librarian of the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, at firstname.lastname@example.org.