• Who We Are

    Our CEO, Dr. Ryan Loo, defines the SHPR Group as a collection of scientific and technical experts that specialize in the application of sophisticated technology to facilitate collaborative public health. Our clientele consists predominantly of state health departments, their programs and partners, and any entity engaged in coordinated public health approaches. Also, we partner with existing contractors that service these organizations. Our specialty is coordinated chronic disease prevention and health promotion with our experts boasting 100's of millions of dollars in public health program administration, evaluation, and advancement. This experience comes from public (e.g., state, CDC, HRSA) and private program funding in the following areas:

    • arthritis
    • asthma
    • cardiovascular
    • Heart Disease
    • Stroke
    • cancer
    • Breast and Cervical
    • Cancer Registry
    • Colorectal
    • Comp Cancer Control
    • chronic disease (CCDP)
    • communicable disease
    • HIV / AIDS
    • STDs
    • Tuberculosis
    • community health
    • Health Disparities
    • Worksite Wellness
    • diabetes
    • disability
    • injury
    • lifespan health
    • Adolescent
    • Child
    • Maternal
    • obesity
    • Nutrition
    • Physical Activity
    • oral health
    • preparedness
    • school health
    • tobacco
    • violence

    SHPR Group

    Spectrum Health
    Policy Research

    Management consulting, program evaluation, and Catalyst support.

    SynTech Data
    Catalyst development, tailoring, support, and IT infrastructure.

    Spectrum SD
    Management consulting, program evaluation, and Catalyst support.


    WPH Informatics
    World Public Health Informatics encourages international availability and expansion of Catalyst.

    Quality Technology

    Data center partner that provides cloud services and hardware backbone.

    ASP.NET AJAX partner that helps maintain the performance that Catalyst demands.

  • Catalyst Video

    • Components

    • Planning and Evaluation Module
    • logic models
    • action plans
    • evaluation plans
    • strategic and state plans
    • progress reports
    • Management Module
    • reports
    • file sharing
    • contract management
    • vendor management
    • policy monitoring
    • information exchange
    • Database Module
    • patient navigation
    • breast and cervical
    • colorectal
    • wisewoman
    • data warehouse
    • payments
    • ccde/mde export

    The Bottom Line

    Catalyst is the technological backbone designed to provide structure and easily manage collaborative linkages between planning and evaluation objects, management objects, and relational databases.

    Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Catalyst software is hosted in the cloud allowing you to offload technology infrastructure and resource demands. No installation is required because the software is accessed through your web browser. Catalyst is hosted in a 370,000 square foot data center in Atlanta, GA. The system is monitored 24x7x365 inside biometrically secured server space. We use weekly full and daily incremental backup onsite and offsite.
    • Services

    • Management Consulting
    • Strategic and State Plan Facilitation
    • Program Design and Management
    • Grant Writing
    • Organizational Psychology
    • Program Evaluation
    • Quantitative and Qualitative Methods
    • Advanced Analysis Techniques
    • Stakeholder Engagement
    • Development and Design
    • Implementation and Oversight
    • Interpretation and Report Writing
    • Data Informatics
    • Interoperability with existing legacy and relational systems.
    • Full functional ability to collect, store, aggregate, organize, transfer, merge, and represent data.
    • Training and Design
    • On-site and Web-based Training
    • Phone and E-mail Technical Assistance
    • Curriculum Development
    • Desktop Publishing

    Management Consulting

    We help you navigate the political waters of public health programs and funding. Our deep functional expertise helps to stop perpetual planning and we move our partners strategically toward real impact. We deliver essential advantage so that you remain impactful.

    Program Evaluation

    From simple consultation to handling all aspects of design, execution, and interpretation, we are evaluation experts that can run the full range from complex multi-state designs to basic surveys. Our methodological toolbox is fully stocked and we are proficient in its use.

    Data Informatics

    Using Catalyst as our progressive technology solution we're able to collect data easily, manage it seamlessly and securely, analyze it, and report it to decision-makers in a timely manner. We thrive on "finger on the pulse" approaches and web-based sophistication.

    Training and Design

    We are adult-learning experts with training experience that ranges from advanced theoretical models to practical application. If you are interested in developing evidence-based curriculums or professional desktop publishing, we can help you realize your vision.

  • Contact Address

    Corporate Facility
    2775 Cruse Road, Suite 2302
    Lawrenceville, GA 30044

    Satellite Office
    300 North Dakota Ave. Ste. 105c
    Sioux Falls, SD 57104

    Datacenter Facility
    300 Satellite Blvd NW
    Suwanee, GA 30024

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  • Pricing

    Contact SHPR for detailed pricing information.

    Catalyst License Benefits

    +your license is all-inclusive. Customization, updates, and changes to your solution are included. Our travel for onsite training is included. Webinars, training videos, email, and phone technical assistance are all included.
    +price guarantee. All licenses have a 5 year price guarantee. We offer customizable, technologically superior solutions at a low, fixed, projectable cost. +customization is included. Customization, updates, and changes to your solution are included.
    +unlimited user accounts. Every license comes with unlimited user accounts. Catalyst is a role-based web access platform so you can grant usernames to anyone and customize their views.
    +collective innovation. When a single Catalyst client identifies an innovation, everyone receives it. We believe that a group of clients is more intelligent than an individual client. Your Catalyst solution updates automatically to receive collective innovations from other users throughout the country.
    +crowd funding. By way of a multitude of clients paying small license fees in order to attain a common goal, we provide the absolute best in hardware and technological innovation at a fraction of the cost.
    +no installation is required. Catalyst is web-based so all that you need is an internet connection. Catalyst is accessed the same way as any other encrypted web-page.
    +state-of-the-art. Catalyst is hosted at one of the top datacenters in the country. 24x7x365 monitoring, 370,000 square feet of climate controlled biometric accessed floor space, and 99.99% up-time. N+1 redundancy ensures scalability to any size, typically within 30-days of your request. Back-up and fail-over strategies incorporate local and offsite resources. Cutting-edge hardware and software is the standard.