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Management and Information Systems Support for the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR)

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Client: 
National Institute on Disability, Independent Living and Rehabilitation Research
Focus Areas: 
Project Description: 

New Editions provides planning, evaluation, research, technical assistance and logistical services to support NIDILRR program planning and improvement and to meet accountability requirements. We provide program management and evaluation support to NIDILRR formative program reviews for its grantees and to its external evaluation program. We complete literature reviews, policy analyses, inventories and secondary data analyses. We prepare annual performance reports and provide analytical support for strategic planning activities. We complete feasibility studies of internal management information and knowledge management systems, develop implementation plans and provide training. We also provide conference and meeting support for seven events annually. All of our meetings are fully accessible to individuals with disabilities.

Skills and Capabilities: 
  • Disability policy research
  • Program evaluation
  • Systems analysis
  • Technical writing
  • Accessible event planning