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Project No. 
Title 
PI 
Funding End 
Impact of Outsourcing VA Cardiac Surgery on the Cost and Quality of Care
Rosenthal, Gary
2000-09-30
Improving Service Delivery Through Access Points
Fortney, John
2002-03-30
Blast-Related Health Problem Identification and Polytrauma Taxonomy
Scott, Steven
2011-06-30
Development of an Automated Nephrotoxicity Pharmacosurveillance System (CDA 08-020)
Matheny, Michael
2015-08-30
Nursing Work Required for Pressure Ulcer Prevention (CDA 06-015)
Dellefield, Mary Ellen
2011-09-30
Medication Use as a Quality Indicator in VA CLCs (CDA 08-280)
Dosa, David
2013-04-30
Pilot Intervention to Improve Blood Pressure and Cholesterol Control Among Veterans with CAD (CDA 08-021)
Maddox, Thomas
2016-06-30
Improving Access and Outcomes for Rural Veterans with HIV (CDA 11-211)
Ohl, Michael
2017-09-30
Using Economics and Epidemiology to Evaluate MRSA Decolonization in the VA (CDA 11-210)
Nelson, Richard
2018-02-28
Comparative Effectiveness of Strategies to Control S. Aureus Infections (CDA 11-215)
Schweizer-Looby, Marin
2018-04-30
Randomized Trial of a Telephone Intervention in Heart Failure Patients
Dunlap, Mark
2005-03-31
Evaluation of a Nurse Case Management Model for Chronic Heart Failure
Lowery, Julie
2006-12-30
A Randomized Trial to Implement the AHCPR Smoking Cessation Guideline
Joseph, Anne
2001-08-31
Evaluating a Collaborative Care Model for the Treatment of Schizophrenia (EQUIP)
Young, Alexander
2005-09-30
Preventing MRSA infections: a virtual comparative effectiveness model
Rubin, Michael
2020-09-30
Risk Stratification and Tailoring of Prevention Programs
Maciejewski, Matthew
2019-03-31
Comparative safety and effectiveness of isolation in VHA community living centers
Morgan, Daniel
2019-09-30
Physical and Sexual Assault in Deployed Women: Risks, Outcomes and Services
Sadler, Anne
2010-09-30
Women Veterans Cohort Study
Brandt, Cynthia
2012-10-30
Urogenital Symptoms, Depression and PTSD in OEF/OIF Women Veterans
Bradley, Catherine
2013-06-30
Combat, Sexual Assault, and Post-Traumatic Stress in OIF/OEF Military Women
Sadler, Anne
2011-06-30
Validation of Modified DRRI Scales in a National Sample of OEF/OIF Veterans
Vogt, Dawne
2012-09-30
Improving Health Outcomes of Diabetic Veterans: A Diabetic Self-Management Program
Nodhturft, Virginia
2002-09-30
Impact of a Quality Management Intervention Upon Foot Care Outcomes
Pogach, Leonard
2001-07-31
Effect of Increased Co-payments on Pharmacy Use in the VA
Stroupe, Kevin
2005-06-30
Cost and Effectiveness of End Stage Renal Disease Care
Hynes, Denise
2004-09-30
VA Enrollees' Demand for VA and non-VA Care
Hendricks, Ann
2003-09-30
Determinants of VA Ambulatory Care Use Among Native American Veterans
Villa, Vallentine
2003-06-30
Ethnicity and Veteran Identity as Determinants of VA Ambulatory Care Use
Harada, Nancy
2001-06-30
Ethnic Differences - Management of Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease
Siminoff, Laura
2003-09-30
Women Veterans' Ambulatory Care Use: Patterns, Barriers, and Influences
Washington, Donna
2005-11-30
Toward Gender Aware VA Health Care: Development and Evaluation of an Intervention
Vogt, Dawne
2005-09-30
Veterans Women's Alcohol Problems: Prevalence, Screening and Self-Help
Bradley, Katharine
2001-09-30
Decision Making for Depression in Women Veterans: Patient and Physician Factors
Frayne, Susan
2001-06-30
Consortium for Healthcare Informatics Research: PTSD
Tuepker, Anais
2014-09-30
Consortium for Healthcare Informatics Research: MRSA
Doebbeling, Bradley
2014-06-30
Pro-WATCH: Epidemiology of Medically Unexplained Syndromes
Samore, Matthew
2015-09-30
Pro-WATCH: Homelessness as Sentinel Event
Gundlapalli, Adiseshu
2013-09-30
Improving the HIV/AIDS Immunology Case Registry
Bozzette, Samuel
2002-09-30
Data Collection for Veterans with HIV/AIDS: Survey and Chart Review
Bozzette, Samuel
2002-12-31
Participation in PTSD: Who Starts, Who Stays and Who Drops Out
Spoont, Michele
2010-06-30
Management of Suicidal Veterans during Substance Use Disorder
Ilgen, Mark
2010-09-30
Determinants and Consequences of Veterans' Access to Nursing Home Care
Intrator, Orna
2013-11-30
Telemedicine Intervention to Improve Depression Care in Rural CBOCs
Fortney, John
2006-03-31
Behavioral Insomnia Therapy in Primary Care
Edinger, Jack
2005-09-30
Causes and Consequences of Aggressive Behavior in Demented Patients
Kunik, Mark
2007-06-30
Nurse Staffing and Patient Outcomes in VA
Sales, Anne
2005-09-30
VA Eligibility Reform and the Demand for VA Services by Elderly Veterans
Jonk, Yvonne
2006-06-30
Does PTSD Service Connection Affect Disease Course and Functioning?
Murdoch, Maureen
2006-09-30
Acute Post-Operative Pain Management Using Massage As Adjuvant Therapy
Hinshaw, Daniel
2005-11-30
Stroke Prevention, Incidence and Outcomes in Veterans with Diabetes
Findley, Thomas
2009-03-31
Inappropriate Prescribing of Medication for Older Veterans
Berlowitz, Dan
2005-09-30
Evaluation of Preventable Diabetes Hospitalizations in the VA
Pogach, Leonard
2007-06-30
Use of VA Pharmacy by Medicare Enrolled Veterans
Morgan, Robert
2006-06-30
Impact of Diastolic Heart Failure on Health Care Utilization and Outcomes
Deswal, Anita
2005-06-30
Risk-Adjusted Mortality Rates as an Indicator for Outpatient Quality
Selim, Alfredo
2005-12-31
End of Life Care: Medical Treatments and Costs by Age, Race, and Region
Yu, Wei
2006-03-30
Addressing Barriers to Translation for Treatment of Hypertension
Kerr, Eve
2008-02-28
Quality and Cost of VA and Medicare Covered Care for Veterans with ESRD
Stroupe, Kevin
2006-07-30
Appropriateness of Antiepileptic Drug Use for Older Veterans
Pugh, Mary Jo
2008-09-30
Quality of Care Indicators for Veterans with Stroke in Community Nursing Homes
Jia, Huanguang
2006-01-31
Improving the Quality of End-of-Life Communication for Patients with COPD
Au, David
2007-12-31
Quality and Costs of Colon Cancer Care in VA and Medicare
Hynes, Denise
2010-09-30
Use of VA and Medicare by Older Veterans with New Disability
Siu, Albert
2011-09-30
Hip Fracture Repair and Outcomes: A National Cohort Study of Veterans
Hutt, Evelyn
2011-12-31
Amputation Related Trends, Health Care Use, and Outcomes in Veterans
Tseng, Chin-Lin
2008-09-30
Quality of Care and Outcomes in Veterans with PreEnd State Renal Disease
Pogach, Leonard
2010-03-30
Antibiotic Use, Resistance and Clostridium Difficile-Associated Diarrhea
Johnson, Stuart
2007-08-30
Variability in Surgical Blood Transfusion Practices and Cardiovascular Outcome
Wu, Wen-Chih
2007-12-31
The Impact of Neighborhood Environment on Veteran Health and Survival
Nelson, Karin
2009-09-30
Health Care Use, Outcomes, and Costs of Comorbid Diabetes and Depression
Banerjea, Ranjana
2009-08-30
Quality of Practices for Lung Cancer Diagnosis and Staging
Au, David
2010-09-30
Longitudinal Analysis of Utilization and Cost by VA Patients with Diabetes
Shen, Yujing
2011-12-30
Barriers to Initiating Antiviral Therapy for Veterans with Hepatitis C
Zickmund, Susan
2011-08-31
Inappropriate Drug Use for Seniors: Should VA adopt new HEDIS measures
Pugh, Mary Jo
2011-06-30
VA and Non-VA Healthcare Utilization and Outcomes by Veterans with Stroke
Jia, Huanguang
2010-09-30
From Syndromic to Disease-Course Surveillance
Delisle, Sylvain
2011-12-31
Identifying and Characterizing High Performing VHA Nursing Homes
Shwartz, Michael
2011-09-30
Quality of Care Among Patients with Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection
Kanwal, Fasiha
2011-03-31
Predictors and Outcomes of Treating Bipolar Depression as MDD
Schutte, Kathleen
2012-09-30
Generalized Linear Model Analysis Under Directional Selection Bias
Noorbaloochi, Siamak
2010-09-30
Prevalence, Management and Outcomes of Extraspinal Fractures in SCI
Carbone, Laura
2012-03-31
Improving MRSA Control through Simulation and Surveillance
Rubin, Michael
2012-06-30
Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality Among Veterans with Schizophrenia
Kilbourne, Amy
2011-12-31
Mechanisms of Patient Activation and Self-Management in Schizophrenia
Salyers, Michelle
2011-04-30
Interplay of Chronic Illness, Race, Age and Sex in Glycemic Control
Pogach, Leonard
2013-12-31
VA ASSIST Project
Lorenz, Karl
2013-10-31
Improving Practice: Automated Compliance Monitoring in Infection Control
Perencevich, Eli
2013-12-31
C difficile Outcomes and Effectiveness of Treatment Strategies in SCI
Evans, Charlesnika
2013-09-30
Impact of New Technologies on Chronic Heart Failure Outcomes and Costs in the VHA
Groeneveld, Peter
2014-09-30
OEF/OIF Veterans with PTSD in Mental Health Residential Treatment Programs
Slade, Eric
2015-09-30
Developing and Validating a Veterans Affairs Cardiac Risk Score
Hayward, Rodney
2016-08-31
Modeling fracture prediction in spinal cord injury and disease
Carbone, Laura
2015-05-31
Longterm Consequences for Veterans with Sepsis
Sales, Anne
2015-05-31
National Surveillance of Acute Kidney Injury Following Cardiac Catheterization
Matheny, Michael
2016-08-31
Examining the Relationship of Culture Change, Adverse Events and Costs in CLCs
Sullivan, Jennifer
2016-02-29
Veteran College Students Mental Health and Academic Achievement
Pfeiffer, Paul
2017-09-30
Women Veterans Cohort Study 2
Haskell, Sally
2019-09-30
Temporal Pattern Discovery Across and Within Documents of Veterans in PTSD Care
Reeves, Ruth
2018-07-31
Care for Women Veterans with Hepatitis C Virus Infection
Kanwal, Fasiha
2017-02-28
Improving VA Weight Management Outcomes: Role of the Residential Environment
Tarlov, Elizabeth
2018-03-31
Impact of Sexual Assault and Combat-Related Trauma on Fertility in Veterans
Ryan, Ginny
2020-07-31
Pregnancy Outcomes of Veterans (PROVE)
Phibbs, Ciaran
2017-09-30
VA response to guidance regarding risks of psychotropic medication use
Sales, Anne
2019-09-30
Cannabis Use and Health among VHA Primary Care Patients
Bohnert, Kipling
2021-04-30
Evaluation of clinical trajectories and identification of modifiable risk factors to improve secondary prevention of amputation in Veterans with diabetes following an initial toe amputation.
Littman, Alyson
2020-12-31
Using Data Integration and Predictive Analytics to Improve Diagnosis-Based Performance Measures
Hoggatt, Katherine
2020-09-30
Association of Complementary and Integrative Health (CHI) Interventions with Opioid Use and Related Risks Among Veterans With Musculoskeletal Disorders (MSD) and PTSD
Goulet, Joseph
2022-04-30
Impact of neighborhood and workforce deprivation on diabetes outcomes in Veterans: a spatio-temporal analysis
Neelon, Brian
2021-04-30
Eating disorders in Veterans: Risk, resilience, and service use
Mitchell, Karen
2021-07-31
Understanding Mental Health Problems and Health Risk Behaviors among LGBT Veterans
Lehavot, Keren
2023-03-31
Therapeutic Interventions to Access Outcomes and Disparities in Chronic Kidney Disease Among Veterans
Kovesdy, Csaba
2024-12-31
Risks of Cannabis Use Among Veterans on Long-term Opioid Therapy
Keyhani, Salomeh
2023-11-30
Evaluation of Community Based Outpatient Clinic Costs Using DSS Data
Maciejewski, Matthew
2004-09-30
Study to Lower Veterans Blood Pressure: Patient/Physician Intervention
Bosworth, Hayden
2006-03-31
Development and Application of Psychiatric Risk Adjustment Methods in the VA
Rosen, Amy
2004-09-30
Quality of Medical Care for Diabetics with Mental Illness
Frayne, Susan
2004-10-31
Medicare HMO Enrollment and VA Use by Minority and Low Income Veterans
Morgan, Robert
2004-03-30
Substance Abuse Self-Help Group Referral: Outcome and Services Use
Timko, Christine
2005-06-30
Matching, Outcomes and Costs in Substance Abuse/Psychiatric Treatment
Timko, Christine
2001-08-31
Treatment of Depression in Patients with PTSD
Dunn, Nancy Jo
2002-09-30
Effectiveness of a Health Education Program in a Primary Care Setting
Engelhardt, Joseph
2003-03-31
Antecedents and Consequences of Sexual Harassment in the Military
Murdoch, Maureen
2003-03-31
Randomized Controlled Trial of Exercise Training in Patients with COPD
Sparrow, David
2000-12-31
Effectiveness and Cost Impact of a Telecommunications System in COPD
Sparrow, David
2001-03-31
Proactive Diabetes Case Management
Krein, Sarah
2002-08-31
Patterns of Health Services Use Associated with Substance Abuse Treatment
Booth, Brenda
2003-06-30
Evaluating the Performance of Explicit Quality Monitoring Systems in the VHA
Kerr, Eve
2003-09-30
Cost Effectiveness of Guidelines-Concordant Care for Schizophrenia
Owen, Richard
2001-06-30
Homelessness Prevention: Psychiatric Care with Representative Payeeship
Conrad, Kendon
2004-06-30
Health Services Implications of a Teledermatology Consult System
Whited, John
2003-09-30
Variation in VA Dental Procedures
Jones, Judith
2003-09-30
A Smoking, Alcohol, and Depression Intervention for Head and Neck Cancer
Duffy, Sonia
2004-03-31
Economic Impact of Guidelines for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Inadomi, John
2004-06-30
Efficacy and Cost Effectiveness of Relaxation and Response to CHF
Hendricks, Ann
2003-09-30
Improving Substance Abuse Treatment Aftercare Adherence and Outcome
Lash, Steven
2005-01-31
Effectiveness of Advisor - Teller Money Manager (ATM)
Rosen, Marc
2006-06-30
Well-being Among Veterans Enhancement Study (WAVES)
Chaney, Edmund
2005-09-30
Cost & Value of Evidence Based Solutions for Depression (COVES)
Kirchner, JoAnn
2006-12-30
The Effect of Managed Care on VA Hospitals
Carey, Kathleen
2001-09-30
Pilot Just-In-Time IRB Review Evaluation
Kelly, Peter
2003-03-31
Correlates of Falls in Persons with Cancer
Holley, Sandra
2004-12-31
Reducing Nosocomial Infection in ICUs by Active Screening Surveillance
McKinley, Linda
2013-01-31
Relationships and PTSD Study: Detection of Intimate Partner Violence
Gerlock, April
2011-09-30
Prevalence and Clinical Course of Depression Among Patients with Heart Failure
Corvera-Tindel, Teresita
2013-12-31
Effects of Patient's Models of Heart Disease on Preventative Behaviors
Wakefield, Bonnie
2012-03-31
Informal Caregivers of Veterans with Dementia: Cost, QOL and Service Use
Clipp, Elizabeth
2001-09-30
Effect of Behavioral Management on Quality of Life in Heart Failure
Shively, Martha
2002-03-31
Nurse Physical Activity Counseling in Primary Care
Dubbert, Patricia
2006-03-31
The Effect of Exercise on Muscle, Function and Cost in VA Nursing Home Residents
Grant, Mary
2006-12-30
Evaluating Telehealth Home Care for Elderly Veterans with Congestive Heart Failure
Wakefield, Bonnie
2005-01-31
Patient-Centered Alternative to Psychiatric Hospitalization for Veterans
Lohr, James
2002-09-30
Incidence of Pulmonary Nodules and Downstream Resource Use in the VA
Woloshin, Steven
2010-12-31
Sleep Disruption among Veterans: Implications for Cancer Risk
Burch, James
2012-09-30
Pain and suicidal behaviors among veterans in care in the VA
Goulet, Joseph
2011-03-31
Personalizing Cardiovascular Care for Veterans
Hayward, Rodney
2011-03-31
Women Veterans with Insomnia: Characteristics and Treatment Preferences
Camacho, Karen
2011-10-31
Identifying Patterns of BMI Change in OEF/OIF Veterans
Rosenberger, Patricia
2011-03-31
Service Utilization and Barriers to Care for Veterans in Rural and Urban Settings
Whealin, Julia
2011-05-31
Association Between Patient Preferences and Quality of VA Chronic Illness Care
Woodard, LeChauncy
2011-04-30
Simulation Modeling for Implementation Analysis
Day, Theodore
2012-09-29
Cognitive Support for Shared Decision Making Using Veterans Like Me
Zeng, Qing
2015-05-31
Identifying Heart Failure Patients at Highest Risk for Readmission
Borzecki, Ann
2015-05-31
Identifying Innovations for Managing High-Cost Mental Health Patients
Blonigen, Daniel
2015-06-30
Veterans' Care Access and Preferences for PTSD Treatment in the Community (VCAPP)
Finley, Erin
2015-03-31
Context and Characteristics of Non-Fatal Suicide Attempts Involving Firearms
Waliski, Angie
2015-09-30
Assessing Documentation of Dietary Supplements in VA Notes and Structured Fields
Zeng, Qing
2018-01-31
Electronic Medical Record (EMR) data-mining for identifying clinical risk modifiers of drug-induced liver injury
Suzuki, Ayako
2017-06-30
Pilot Validation of the VA National Data Repository
Turner, Aaron
2009-12-31
Documenting Variability in Suicide Event Reporting
Bossarte, Robert
2017-02-28
Understanding the Roles of Informal Caregivers of Veterans with Hepatitis-C Infected Veterans
McInnes, Donald
2014-11-30
Characteristics and Treatment Preferences of Women Veterans with Insomnia
Martin, Jennifer
2013-09-30
Geographic Variations in VA Costs after Acute Ischemic Stroke
Hanchate, Amresh
2013-11-30
Pain Treatment Patterns Associated with Overdose Among SUD Patients with Pain
Bohnert, Amy
2014-03-31
Streamlining Surveillance for Urinary Catheter-Days and CAUTI
Trautner, Barbara
2014-02-28
Adherence to Practice Recommendations for Veterans with SUDs Receiving Opioids
Lewis, Eleanor
2014-02-28
Using Information from the EHR to monitor Adherence to mTBI Practice Guidelines
Finch, Dezon
2014-09-30
Increasing Access to HCV Self-Management Via the Internet
Groessl, Erik
2015-09-30
Metrics for Residential SUD Treatment Access, Processes, and Care Transitions
Sox-Harris, Alexander
2014-06-30
De-implementing Unnecessary Medications in Stroke and Cardiovascular Prevention
Keyhani, Salomeh
2015-03-31
Race in VA Cooperative Studies Projects
Oddone, Eugene
2002-06-01
Translating Research Into Action for Diabetes in the VA (TRIAD-VA)
Kerr, Eve
2004-02-28
Enhancing Equitable and Effective PTSD Disability Assessment
Speroff, Theodore
2011-09-30
Long-Term Outcomes in Burned OEF/OIF Veterans (LOBO)
Noel, Polly
2013-12-31
Pain, Psychiatric Disorders, and Disability Among Veterans with and without Polytrauma
Clark, Michael
2010-12-31
Planning and Development Toward "Comparing Signs and Symptoms of OEF/OIF Veterans with PTSD to Veterans with PTSD/TBI Using Concept-Based Indexing of C&P Narrative Reports
Speroff, Theodore
2008-09-30
Planning and Development Toward "Biochemical Surveillance of OEF/OIF Deployed Soldiers Using Natural Language Processing Detection of BDD Records"
Brown, Steven
2008-09-30
Marine Resiliency Study
Baker, Dewleen
2012-09-30
Prospective Predictors of Veteran and Family Post-Deployment Mental Health
Polusny, Melissa
2014-10-31
Evaluating Cost for Veterans Health Care
Nugent, Gary
2002-02-28
Accuracy of Initial Diagnosis of Diabetes in VHA
Phillips, Lawrence
2008-09-30
Aging OEF/OIF Veterans: Assessing the Needs of an Emerging Cohort
Zickmund, Susan
2008-09-30
Geographic Variations in Patient Outcomes in the VHA Compared with the Medicare Advantage Programs
Selim, Alfredo
2008-09-30
Measuring Health Related Quality of Life in Veterans with Stroke
Reker, Dean
2003-03-31
Onsite versus Referral Models of Primary Care for Substance Abusing Patients
Saxon, Andrew
2004-03-31
Continuity in Substance Abuse Care: Best Practices, Outcomes, and Costs
Schaefer, Jeanne
2002-03-31
An Evaluation of Home-Based Telemedicine Services
Hopp, Faith
2004-06-30
Determinants of Treatment Retention for Veterans with Psychoses
Blow, Frederic
2004-06-30
A mixed-methods, multi-site evaluation of the Implementation of the Veterans Choice Act
Ho, P. Michael
2015-09-30
Ensuring quality and care coordination in the era of Veterans Choice
Kerr, Eve
2015-09-30
Examining VACAA Implementation and Care Coordination for Women Veterans
Mattocks, Kristin
2015-09-30
Factors Affecting Choice Act Implementation and Quality for Veterans with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (Choice IQ)
Finley, Erin
2015-09-30
Evaluating the Impact of the Veterans Choice Act on Appropriateness of Opioid Therapy
Becker, William
2015-09-30
Differences in Satisfaction with Choice: Laying the Foundation for the Evaluation of the Choice Act
Zickmund, Susan
2015-09-30
OEF/OIF/OND Veterans' Use of Primary and Specialty Care through Choice
Wagner, Todd
2015-09-30
Predicting Glycemic Control and Hypoglycemia in Type II Diabetic Veterans
Murata, Glen
2002-09-30
Computer-Assisted Access to Specialist Expertise
Aron, David
2002-12-31
Evaluating Non-Mandatory Workload and Optimizing Staffing
Engelhardt, Joseph
2003-08-31
Improving Health Services for Veterans with Schizophrenia
Bellack, Alan
2003-03-31
Outsourcing VA Inpatient Care: Impact on Utilization, Quality, and Policy
Rosenthal, Gary
2002-09-30
Neuropsychological Assessment of a Population-Based Sample of Persian Gulf War Veterans and Controls
Wallin, Mitchell
2004-06-30

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