ORAU selected for CDC SHEPheRD Program

Source: ORAU | November 1, 2021 |

Oak Ridge, Tenn.—ORAU is proud to announce it is among 25 organizations across the United States CDC has awarded the opportunity to develop and conduct research and innovative prevention projects related to safety in healthcare settings. Click here to read the CDC news release.

This expanded opportunity for research and prevention is funded through a mechanism known as the Safety and Healthcare Epidemiology Prevention Research Development (SHEPheRD) Program, and is managed by the CDC Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion.

ORAU will support Domains 1 and 3

  • Domain 1: HAI and Other Adverse Event Prevention Research
  • Domain 3: Formative Research, Guidance Development and Translation to Improve Healthcare Practices.

ORAU looks forward to working with our partners Goldbelt C6 LLC, Southern University and Xenex LLC.