ICF International to Provide Epidemiology and Strategic Information Services to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Center for Global Health
ICF Services to be Provided Under New $100 Million ID/IQ Award
Fairfax, Virginia, February 16, 2011 -
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, has received a new multiple-award ID/IQ contract by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). ICF is one of three winners to provide global epidemiology and strategic information services, with an emphasis on activities under the U.S. President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The contract has a capacity of $100 million and a term of one base year and four option years.
The scope of the contract calls for ICF to conduct capacity building, technical assistance, implementation, and/or other support services to support strategic information activities. These activities may include program monitoring and evaluation, surveillance and surveys, disease outbreak and epidemiologic investigation, statistics and modeling, health economics and finance analysis, and health information systems support, as well as other strategic information services.
"ICF combines expertise in domestic and international public health, information technology, and management consulting with experience managing large multitask contracts," said David Cotton, senior vice president for ICF International. "ICF has more than 20 years of experience supporting CDC, including working with the Global AIDS Program for the past 10 years and with PEPFAR since its inception."
ICF is in a position to leverage its extensive experience working in other global health areas such as malaria, maternal and child health, tuberculosis, and reproductive health. ICF is recognized as an experienced leader in designing and administering large demographic and health surveys around the world and applying sustainable approaches to building capacity in order to help CDC meet its global health goals.
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program life cycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF's Web site is http://www.icfi.com.
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