Information for Research Professionals - VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
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Information for Research Professionals

Exterior of the VAPHS Research building.

Welcome to the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System's Research Office website for Research Professionals. This site is dedicated to individuals who are interested in conducting research at VAPHS, research staff, and those serving on our research committees. Here you can find information related to the various types of research we conduct, including forms, standard operating procedures and checklists.

Notifications of Research Publications and Publicity

If you are a VAPHS Investigator, remember that you are required to notify the VAPHS Research Office upon receipt of initial notice of all accepted publications, and initial notice of anticipated/scheduled presentations, media/interviews, or other professional activities related to VA research to ensure that the contributions of the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) are appropriately acknowledged and publically disclosed.

VAPHS Investigators should use the VAPHS Research Publicity Form to notify the Research Office and fulfill this requirement.

A guidance has been created with information and instructions related to sending notifications, please review this guidance document and  submit all notifications of research publicity forms to

New to Research?

Visit the New VAPHS Researcher Information page.

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Research Office Contact Information

If you have any questions concerns with this site please contact us.