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David Nicholas, Senior Vice President and Director of the Translating Research into Action project for URC.
March 21, 2011

David Nicholas, Senior Vice President and Project Director of the Translating Research into Action (TRAction) project for University Research Co. LLC (URC), recently published an article in Global Health Magazine “Implementation Research: A Primer.” The article discusses implementation research...

Map of Iraq. Copyright © CIA - The World Factbook
March 21, 2011

University Research Co, LLC was awarded a $74.8 million contract from the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to support the Iraqi Ministry of Health (MOH) achieve better quality primary health care. With support from Management Systems International, the USAID Primary Health Care...

March 11, 2011

Translating Research into Action (TRAction), a project managed by University Research Co., LLC (URC), with funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), published a report on a disturbing topic:...

March 08, 2011

This PR Web press release highlights the $74,855,589, four-year contract from the U.S. Agency for International Development to provide support to the Iraqi Ministry of Health (MoH) to support the Ministry’s strategic plan to achieve better quality primary health care.

February 16, 2011
Five current and former University Research Company, LLC (URC) employees -- Larissa Jennings; Andre Sourou Yebadokpo, Reproductive Health Advisor; Jean Affo, Behavior Change Communications Advisor; Marthe Agbogbe, Capacity Building Specialist; and Aguima Tankoano, Ghana’s Chief of Party -- recently...
February 16, 2011

Four current and former University Research Company, LLC (URC) employees -- Larissa Jennings, Andre Sourou Yebadokpo, Jean Affo, and Marthe Agbogbe -- recently published a research article titled, “Antenatal counseling in maternal and newborn care: use of job aids to improve health worker...

URC's booth highlighted our partnership with the South Africa Department of Health's Kick TB Campaign.
November 30, 2010

URC has pioneered the development and promotion of sustainable, community- and facility-level innovations to strengthen tuberculosis (TB) programs in high-burden countries for more than a decade. Through the recently acquired TB...

URC currently works in high-burden countries worldwide to support anti-TB activities. In South Africa, a URC team is developing strategies to identify and refer potential TB cases for screening.
October 18, 2010

This PR Web press release highlights URC's award of the TB CARE II project with a ceiling of up to $225 million from the US Agency for International Development (USAID). This five-year project assists countries most affected by tuberculosis (TB), a highly contagious and...

Carlos Jarquin, Organizational Development Specialist; Oscar Nuñez,Chief of Party; and Roberto González, Grants/Finance Associate work on the planning stage of the project.
October 05, 2010

URC will work to reduce HIV among high-risk populations in Nicaragua through PrevenSIDA, a five-year contract funded by the US Agency for International Development.

September 27, 2010

URC will work in Central America to strengthen the region's response to the HIV epidemic through a three-year grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.