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Association of American Medical Colleges Interviews Director of VA/HSR&D's QUERI Program

March 31, 2011

David Atkins, M.D., M.P.H., Director of VA/HSR&D's Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI), was recently interviewed by the Association of American Medical Colleges about being an academic researcher–and about the importance of implementation science. QUERI is a key VA quality improvement program focused on developing, evaluating and implementing research innovations into routine clinical practice. To read the interview, go to