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NOTE: Inactive links below are available on the intranet only. If you have intranet access, copy and paste the URL into your browser.

Research Priorities

PROVEN Research Agenda

HSR&D Research Priorities

Funding Opportunities

Health Services Research & Development Service (HSR&D)

VA Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI)

Guidance for addressing EHRM in grant applications

Cerner EHR Data Resources

Cerner uCern - educational resources (accessed through a CernerCare account, available to anyone)

Cerner Wiki - user guide (accessed through a CernerCare account, available to anyone)

Cerner Millennium Data Model Reports (The Cerner Millennium Production Data Model Reports)

Data Migration, Management, and Syndication Knowledge Base (DMM) ( - VA intranet access only)

Syndicated Data Bits Weekly Webinar - hosted on VA Business Intelligence Service Line (BISL) website

Archive: (

VA employee access to Microsoft Team with weekly webinars: ( - VA network access only)

VA Resources for Data Users

Resource Centers

VA Information Resource Center (VIReC)

VIReC Intranet Site (

VIReC EHRM User Guide (

VA Informatics and Computing Infrastructure (VINCI)

VINCI Intranet Site (

Health Economics Resource Center (HERC)

HERC Intranet Site (

VHA Support Services Center (VSSC)

Evidence Synthesis Program (ESP)

VA Data Access

Publicly Available Data

VA Open Data Portal

National Center for Veterans Analysis and Statistics

VHA Data

Data Access Request Tracker (DART) – used to request research data access from National Data Systems (NDS)

VHA Data Portal – Data Access (

VA Corporate Data Warehouse – CDW (

VA Health Economics Resource Center (HERC) Cost Data (

List Serves

VA Data Forum (

CDW Support Wiki (

Tools and Toolkits

Strengthening Excellence in Research through Veteran Engagement (SERVE) Toolkit

Relational Coordination in VA Program ("Relational Coordination is a mutually reinforcing process of communicating and relating for the purpose of task integration. The Relational Coordination in VA program offers VA researchers and staff access to the Relational Coordination Survey at no-cost along with educational opportunities to learn about the role of Relational Coordination in healthcare. ")

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Any health information on this website is strictly for informational purposes and is not intended as medical advice. It should not be used to diagnose or treat any condition.