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The Researcher's Guide to VA Data

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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.We share this knowledge with VA researchers through our products and services.

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Navigating the VA Data Landscape

VIReC's Database & Methods Cyberseminar Series is an introductory guide to VA data and information systems. Sessions are designed to help VA researchers understand common VA data sources and how they are used in research and quality improvement.

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VIReC cyberseminars provide expert discussion and guidance on using VA data for research. Check out these upcoming sessions:

Sept 14: VA Pharmacy Data

Sept 15: Opioid Prescribing Patterns and Informatics Tools

Visit the complete VIReC Cyberseminar Archive.