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Request for Proposals

Solicitation No. AHRQ-05-0013

Proposals Due: August 11, 2005, 12 Noon, Local Time

Contracting Office: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Contracts Management, 540 Gaither Road, Rockville, MD 20850

The synopsis for this requirement was published in the FedBizOpps ( June 14, 2005, under the title "Clinical Decisions and Communications Science Center." The solicitation issue date is June 30, 2005. Full text can be downloaded (Select to access Downloading Information). Printed copies are not available. If you are having trouble downloading this solicitation, please contact Jessica Alderton, Contracting Officer, (301) 427-1783; or by E-mail at


It is anticipated that a single cost type contract will be made under this solicitation with a period of performance of 2 years with 3 one-year options.

The purpose of this contract is to establish a research and translation decision science and communication center that will facilitate access to evidence-based clinical and health care delivery information, and foster informed health care decisions by patients, providers, and policymakers.

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  • Clinical Decisions and Communications Science Center: Request for Proposals (Word® File, 920 KB).
  • Amendment 1: Clarification of Due Date (PDF File, 46 KB).
  • Amendment 2: Responses to Questions, Revisions, and Interested Parties/Bidders List (PDF File, 28 KB; Word® File, 94 KB).

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Current as of July 2005


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