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

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Come Work with VIReC!

VIReC is looking for dedicated and enthusiastic people to join us in creating engaging experiences for VA data users. We're expanding in key service areas such as data knowledge and documentation, communications, and technical writing. Check out descriptions of available positions and learn more about what we're looking for on our Announcements page.

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

Oct 5: An Overview of VA Data, Information Systems, National Databases and Research Uses

Oct 20: Using Data & Information Systems in Partnered Research Series Kick-Off

Oct 28: EHR Modernization and Implications for Research

Visit the complete VIReC Cyberseminar Archive.