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 HSR&D Projects

Factors and Outcomes Associated with Inappropriate Prescribing of Phosphodiesterase-5-Inhibitors for Pulmonary Hypertension

Wiener, Renda


Improving Diabetes Care Through Effective Personalized Patient Portal Interactions

Shimada, Stephanie


Integrating HIV Care in VA: Extending PACT Principles to Specialty Care

Bokhour, Barbara


Patient-Experienced Integrated Care for Veterans with Multiple Chronic Conditions

Charns, Martin


Relational Agent to Improve Alcohol Screening and Treatment in Primary Care: RCT

Simon, Steven


Quality of Care for Hepatitis C in Veterans Who Are Homeless

McInnes, D. Keith


The Secure Messaging for Medication Reconciliation Tool (SMMRT) Trial

Simon, Steven


A Technology-Assisted Care Transition Intervention for Veterans with Chronic Heart Failure or Chronic Pulmonary Disease

Hogan, Timothy


Initiative Spread Systems for Helping Veterans Comprehend Electronic Health Record Notes

Yu, Hong


Career Development Awards

Development of an Adverse Event Surveillance System for Outpatient Surgery

Mull, Hillary J.


Multi-Specialty Intervention for Antipsychotic-Related Metabolic Risk Management

Benzer, Justin K.


Optimizing Testosterone Prescribing in the VA

Jasuja, Guneet K.


A Patient-centered Approach to Comorbidity Management in Aging Veterans with HIV

Fix, Gemmae M.


Patient and provider perceptions of intentional medication discontinuation

Linsky, Amy M.


Research Career Scientist Award- Kressin

Kressin, Nancy R.


Research Career Scientist Award- Rosen

Rosen, Amy K.


Other Projects

Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium (CENC) Study 1: Observational Study on Late Neurologic Effects of OEF/OIF/OND Combat

 Pogoda, Terri K.


The Veterans Metrics Initiative: Linking Program Components to Post-Military Well-Being

Vogt, Dawne




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Operational Partner(s)

 Partnered Evaluation Initiatives (PEI)


Hogan, Timothy P. 

Office of Connected Care

Evaluating VA Patient-Centered Care: Patient, Provider, and Organizational Views

Bokhour, Barbara 

Office of Patient-Centered Care and Cultural Transformation (OPCC&CT)

Advancing Healthcare Innovation: A Partnered Evaluation of Geriatric Patient-Aligned Care Team (GeriPACT)

Sullivan, Jennifer

Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care (GEC)

GEC Data and Analyses Center (GEC DAC)

Lean Enterprise Transformation Evaluation Initiative

Charns, Martin 

Veterans Engineering Resource Centers (VERC)

Partnered Evaluation of the Clinic Management Training Program/Center for Access Policy Evaluation and Research (CAPER) 

Prentice, Julia 

Office of Veterans Access to Care 

Quality Enhancement Research Initiatives (QUERI)

Bridging the Care Continuum

Gifford, Allen 

Clinical Public Health Group

National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans

Health Care for Re-entry Veterans (HCRV) Program

Office of Health Equity

Improving Safety and Quality through Evidence-Based De-Implementation of Ineffective Diagnostics and Therapeutics

Hartmann, Christine

Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM)

Services and Specialty Care (SCS)

QUERI for Team-Based Behavioral Health

Bauer, Mark S.

Patient Care Services-Mental Health

Office of Mental Health Operations

Office of Public Health

Office of Health Equity

Other Initiatives

Bedford Satellite of the National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans

 Smelson, David

National Center on Homelessness Among Veterans 

 Patient Safety Center of Inquiry: Measurement to Advance Patient Safety (PSCI-MAPS)

Rosen, Amy 

National Center on Patient Safety

Office of Informatics and Analytics (OIA)

Health Information Management Systems (HIMS) 

VA CLC's Ongoing National Center for Enhancing Resources and Training (CONCERT)


 Hartmann, Christine

Office of Geriatrics and Extended Care 

Veteran Engagement in Research Group

Hyde, Justeen  with Barker, Anna

Health Services Research and Development (HSR&D) Veteran Engagement Group (VEG)