SRA International (NYSE: SRX) was named as a prime contractor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) Information Management Services (CIMS) contract.
The firm will compete for task orders in the management consulting and information management services areas.
The potential total value of the deal for SRA is $4 billion over 10 years.
“In the 21st century, public health is confronting new challenges, including caring for aging populations, worldwide obesity and combating emerging infectious diseases, ” said SVP Steve Tolbert. “The CDC continues to demonstrate leadership and innovation in addressing these challenges – and to support CDC in these efforts, SRA will continue to deliver our deep expertise in information technology, public health and management consulting. In partnership with CDC, SRA is prepared to address the evolving public health and information management challenges of the next decade.”