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The Researcher's Guide to VA Data

VA Information Resource Center


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VIReC is an HSR&D funded resource center. Our mission is to advance VA capacity to use data effectively for research and quality improvement and to foster communication between research data users and the VA healthcare community. VIReC conducts research and collaborates with experts in the field to create a knowledge base of factual and evaluative information. VIReC shares this knowledge with VA researchers through our products and services.

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HSR&D/QUERI National Conference Approved for 2019

HSR&D has received approval to hold the HSR&D/QUERI National Conference in 2019. It will be held in the metro DC or Baltimore area; dates are pending. The theme is "Innovation to Impact: Research to Advance VA's Learning Healthcare Community." Meeting details and registration information will be shared in the coming months. The meeting will be invitation only.

calendar icon Cyberseminars

Our cyberseminars provide expert discussion and guidance on key issues related to using VA data for research. Check out our recently archived sessions:

Jul 1: Joint Legacy Viewer (JLV) Research Chart Review for VA, DoD and Community Records

Jun 20: Development of a Patient Reported Measures Display & Implementation

Visit the complete VIReC Cyberseminar Archive.