PIRE is an independent, nonprofit organization merging scientific knowledge and proven practice to create solutions that improve the health, safety, and well-being of individuals, communities, and nations around the world.

Spotlight on PIRE

PIRE studies and senior scientists are often requested to confirm facts and statistics by the media.



PIRE has a rich blend of grant and contract funded work ranging from primary research and program evaluation to service delivery.

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PIRE researchers and program directors publish more than 200 peer-reviewed journal articles annually.

Research-Supported Intervention and Discretion among Frontline Workers Implementing Home Visitation Services