ICF International, a leading provider of consulting services and technology solutions to government and commercial clients, is pleased to announce that Lewis E. Berman, Ph.D., has joined the company as vice president. Mr. Berman’s appointment expands ICF’s expertise in the fields of public health, real-time data capture, epidemiologic health study and operations, survey research, and quality improvement and assurance. He has a diverse professional experience in both U.S. federal and private settings, large public health organizations, private industry, and academia. He is an accomplished innovator in strategies, principles, methodologies, and processes for health information technology and community-based studies. “We are delighted to add Dr. Berman’s impressive experience and outstanding reputation in survey research and public health. He will be a tremendous asset to our team, and his long-standing expertise will further the company’s impressive work in health services,” said Dr. Barbara Rudin, senior vice president for ICF International. Most recently, Mr. Berman held the position of deputy director for the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey operated by the National Center for Health Statistics, where he was responsible for international, state, and local community health survey consultations. He also led the methodological research into dried blood spot collection, home health examinations, and specimen collection. An accomplished writer and presenter on health issues, he holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Maryland and a master’s degree and a doctorate in computer science and public health from George Washington University. He also completed a fellowship in eGovernment from the Council for Excellence in Government. For More Information http://www.icfi.com. Caution Concerning Forward-looking Statements Statements that are not historical facts and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties are "forward-looking statements" as defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements may concern our current expectations about our future results, plans, operations and prospects and involve certain risks, including those related to the government contracting industry generally; our particular business, including our dependence on contracts with U.S. federal government agencies; and our ability to acquire and successfully integrate businesses. These and other factors that could cause our actual results to differ from those indicated in forward-looking statements are included in the "Risk Factors" section of our securities filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The forward-looking statements included herein are only made as of the date hereof, and we specifically disclaim any obligation to update these statements in the future.