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VA Office of Research and Development Contacts

If you have questions concerning the Office of Research & Development (ORD) and our programs or services, please contact us.

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Office of Research & Development Services

Office of Research & Development Programs

VA Animal Research Program

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Biosafety & Biosecurity Program

Centralized Interactive Phenomics Resource (CIPHER)


VA Cooperative Studies Program (CSP)

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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Initiative

Million Veteran Program (MVP)

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National Artificial Intelligence Institute (NAII)

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Additional Contacts: Media and Interview Requests

Nonprofit Program Office (NPPO)

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Office of Research Protections, Policy, and Education (ORPP&E)

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VA Partnered Research Program

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Research Equipment Quick Use Initiative Program (REQUIP)

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VA Technology Transfer Program

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Additional Contacts: Tech Transfer

VA Biorepository Brain Bank (VABBB)

VA Lung Precision Oncology Program (LPOP)

Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI)

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Additional Contacts: QUERI Leadership

VA SHIELD (Central Biospecimen and Data Repository)

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Women's Health Research

VA Research Communications

Research Communications

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