Research Week slated for May 13 - 17
Robotic greeting—At last year's Research Week event at VA headquarters, Fred Downs Jr. (right), former chief of prosthetics and sensory aids for VA, exchanged a fist bump with Col. Geoffrey Ling of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. Downs was wearing the DEKA prosthetic arm. (Photo by Emerson Sanders)
National VA Research Week will take place this year May 13 - 17 and will include activities at VA medical centers nationwide and a national kickoff event at the Washington, DC, VA Medical Center. During April, look for more information on Research Week at VA Research Week.