M105: Getting the Most from GAO's Interactive Fraud Tool

  • Room: Platinum 1-2
  • Session Number:M105
Monday, July 18, 2022: 10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Heather Dunahoo
Assistant Director
Government Accountability Office
Rebecca Shea
Director, FAIS
Taylor Larimore
Senior Manager
Grant Thornton LLP


Fraud is a major threat to the integrity of federal programs and a significant challenge for many agencies. Recognizing the need to provide more practical resources for agencies, GAO developed an online interactive resource library with a wealth of info, tools and templates to fight fraud effectively and safeguard taxpayer resources.

Key Take-aways

• Agencies that have effectively implemented approaches, tools and templates from GAO’s interactive online resource library were able to enhance their antifraud programs.
• Agencies need to understand how to get the most out of GAO’s resource library.

Learning Objectives

Become familiar with the resources available to agencies in GAO’s interactive fraud resource library. Understand how to use the resources to improve fraud risk mitigation and take a more proactive stance against fraud.