Health and Education Research, Management training, and Epidemiologic Services, HERMES, LLC, is a small, woman-owned, and certified HUBZone research services company that was formed in 2002 and now has offices in Wilmington and Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. We offer a wide range of services from designing, developing, and implementing research projects to training and capacity building.  Our staff and associates include five senior scientists who have experience and professional expertise in complimentary research disciplines. We provide research and consulting in epidemiology, biostatistics, statistical programming, program management, health education, cultural translations, strategic planning, and training of researchers, health providers, and community partners.  Our expertise covers HIV/STIs, other infectious diseases, international health, maternal and child health, adolescent health, minority health, domestic violence, drug abuse, mental health, social work, and health education.  HERMES supports client needs for design and conduct of epidemiologic studies and surveys through customized study protocols and statistical and qualitative analysis plans, quality-control, monitoring and evaluation, literature reviews and meta-analyses, and scientific documentation.