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VAPHS Research 2012 Annual Report

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Contact Us

If you have any comments, concerns or complaints regarding VAPHS research, please contact:

Research and Development
Research Office Building
Mail Code 151
University Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15240

Fax: 412-360-2377


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In the 2012 fiscal year, VAPHS received $33.4 million for 142 investigators to work on over 340 projects. VAPHS is accredited by the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs and the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care. Major research emphases include:

  • Clinical trials
  • Clinical science
  • Health services
  • Rehabilitation and related technologies
  • Basic science
  • Animal trials

VA Pittsburgh Research Video

Discover the ways VA Pittsburgh's centers and programs are advancing medical knowledge.

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Interested in participating in research?

Find out how and explore our Research Programs:

  • CHERP - Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion
  • GRECC - Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center
  • MIRECC - Mental Illness Research Education Clinical Center
  • WARE - Wheelchairs and Associated Rehabilitation Engineering
  • StatCore - Research Office Data and Statistical Services
  • CTC - Clinical Trials Center

Support VA Pittsburgh Research

The Veterans Research Foundation of Pittsburgh is a private nonprofit organization that aims to improve the health and well-being of Veterans by supporting and advancing VA Pittsburgh's research and education activities, while observing the highest ethical standards.

The foundation depends on the generosity of individuals, corporations and other organizations to continue its mission. For more information, please e-mail Nick Squeglia or call 412-360-2387.

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