Tuesday, September 17, 2019
In 2017-2018, IMPAQ International hosted three scholars from the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s Leaders in Equitable Evaluation and Diversity (LEEAD) program. “Who is doing science has significant implications for the questions that are asked, the methods that are chosen, the patterns that are observed, and the recommendations that are made.”1
Friday, August 30, 2019
This day commemorates the achievements of the American worker and recognizes the hard-won efforts of ordinary Americans to demand safer and more humane working conditions in the 19th century. While the landscape of American jobs is vastly different today, many workers still face challenges in securing fair jobs and earning a living wage.
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
In the final installment of this four-part blog series, IMPAQ explores steps that employers can take to prevent addiction from developing in their workplace, initiate early interventions, and successfully hire and retain workers in recovery.
Friday, October 19, 2018
Such evidence-based outpatient treatment options should be prioritized as they allow individuals with OUD to continue to work.
Monday, September 10, 2018
Around the country, state and local governments are recognizing the importance of workforce-based opioid recovery programs and moving evidence into practice.
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
In this blog post, IMPAQ recognizes the value of employment services to support the recovery of opioid-addicted individuals and strengthen the economy.
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
In honor of Black History Month, we are recognizing the accomplishments of some prominent African American economists, sociologists, mathematicians, and statisticians who have made notable contributions to their fields.
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
In this episode: IMPAQ launches Out-of-Pocket Health Plan Cost Calculator for New Yorkers, Shannon Howard travels to Senegal for the Accès activity, and IMPAQ interviews economists at the AEA Annual Meeting.
Monday, December 11, 2017
In this episode: IMPAQ researchers are providing trauma-informed coaching in Maryland, Jonathan Simonetta, Jaime Meza-Cordero & Lucy Cutting traveled to El Salvador, and IMPAQ releases new issue brief on older adults and their unmet social needs.
Monday, November 27, 2017
In this episode: IMPAQ experts speak at the FDA's Annual Scientific Computing Days, we partner with AARP to analyze future job market openings for older workers, and we raise more than $7,000 for the American Heart Association.
Monday, November 13, 2017
In this episode: IMPAQ researchers return from Honduras, Minh Huynh and Aaron Heuser help the FDA develop a mathematical model, and IMPAQ presents at the American Evaluation Association conference.
Monday, October 30, 2017
In this episode: Marios Michaelides and Neha Nanda co-author a report on entrepreneurship in low-income areas, IMPAQ and the FDA host a series of seminars, and IMPAQ presents at three prominent conferences in November.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
IMPAQ supports NDEAM’s goals to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities.
Monday, October 9, 2017
In this episode: Donna Perlmutter, Leanne Clark-Shirley, and Kelsey Walter travel to Jackson, Mississippi and Elnaz Safarha travels to Burkina Faso for project site visits. Linda Toms Barker and Kay Magill present at the Pacific Rim International Conference. IMPAQ offices participate in the American Heart Association Heart Walk.
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
For the fourth year in a row, IMPAQ International is participating in the AHA Heart Walk, raising money and awareness of heart health issues.
Monday, September 25, 2017
Covering the global work of IMPAQ International. In this episode: IMPAQ hosts a webinar on disability and job loss after illness and injury. Dr. Karishma Desai published two articles on opioid use research. Our Corporate Social Responsibility program raises money for Hurricane Harvey and Irma relief efforts. IMPAQ will contribute to four upcoming policy and research conferences.
Monday, September 11, 2017
Learn about the work IMPAQ is doing to evaluate and enhance public programs and policy in the September 11, 2017 episode of IMPAQ Your World.
Monday, August 21, 2017
Learn about the work IMPAQ is doing to evaluate and enhance public programs and policy in the August 21, 2017 episode of IMPAQ Your World.
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
The wage gap between genders has been an ever-present issue in the American workforce. Few researchers dispute that it exists, though the contributing factors (choice of occupation, hours worked, gender discrimination in the workplace, etc.) and what public policy can do about them are hotly debated topics.
Monday, August 7, 2017
Learn about the work IMPAQ is doing to evaluate and enhance public programs and policy in the August 7, 2017 episode of IMPAQ Your World.