This issue brief was written by Allison Dymnicki, Ph.D., of the American Institutes for Research, Abraham Wandersman, Ph.D., of the University of South Carolina, David Osher, Ph.D., of the American Institutes for Research, Violanda Grigorescu, M.D., of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Larke Huang, Ph.D.,of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
In 2012, ASPE awarded the American Institutes for Research to manage the Investing in What Works (IWW) project, to continue ASPE’s efforts to keep building the knowledge and supports that evidence-based programs and initiatives can use to improve the quality and
outcomes of interventions funded through federal investments.
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