Leidos awarded contract to support ARPA-H
(RESTON, Va.) January 29, 2024 – Leidos (NYSE:LDOS), a Fortune 500® innovation company, was recently awarded a prime contract by the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Health (ARPA-H). The hybrid firm fixed price/time and materials contract was awarded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and has a one-year base period of performance and two one-year options.
“We are thrilled to work with ARPA-H building the infrastructure and capabilities necessary to drive biomedical breakthroughs and groundbreaking health discoveries,” said Liz Porter, Leidos health and civil sector president. “Leveraging our expertise in delivering health solutions to improve health outcomes and efficiencies will empower ARPA-H as the agency grows and evolves. We look forward to helping them tackle the most pressing health challenges facing society today.”
ARPA-H supports the development of high-impact transformative biomedical and health research as an independent entity of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Through this contract, Leidos will provide scalable solutions and resilient systems to the agency’s mission accelerating better health outcomes for everyone. The company will provide ARPA-H with a full range of IT support, design, development, and implementation.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® innovation company rapidly addressing the world’s most vexing challenges in national security and health. The company's 47,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.leidos.com.