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In This Issue

Director's Letter

Director's Letter
by Seth A. Eisen, M.D., M.Sc.


Change in Health Care
by Joseph Francis, M.D., M.P.H., Acting Chief Quality and Performance Officer, Department of Veterans Affairs

Response to Commentary

Transformation and QUERI
by David Atkins, M.D., M.P.H., QUERI Director, Office of Research and Development

Research Highlights

The Challenges of Achieving Sustained System Change
by Martin P. Charns, D.B.A., and Carol VanDeusen Lukas, Ed.D., Center for Organization, Leadership, & Management Research, VA Boston Healthcare System

Nursing Home Culture Change
by Christine W. Hartmann, Ph.D., Dan Berlowitz, M.D., HSR&D Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Bedford, Massachusetts

HSR&D Investigators Honored

HSR&D Investigators Honored at AcademyHealth 2009 Annual Research Meeting

Organizational Profile

VA HSR&D Establishes New Resource Center to Support Implementation Research and Practice
by Brian Mittman, Ph.D., Center for Implementation Practice and Research Support

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