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Newly Funded HSR&D Studies and QUERI Projects

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NOTE: The newly funded projects listed here started to receive funding within the last three months.

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Project No. 
Funding End 
C19 20-203 Impact of COVID-19 and Social Distancing on Mental Health and Suicide Risk in Veterans DeBeer, Bryann 2021-03-31
C19 20-204 Use of VA Telehealth Services at VAGLAHS during the COVID-19 Pandemic Der-Martirosian, Claudia 2021-04-30
C19 20-205 Veterans Experiences During the COVID-19 Pandemic Fagerlin, Angela 2021-03-31
C19 20-206 Piloting a Self-Help Intervention to Improve Veteran Mental Health During the Covid-19 Pandemic Funderburk, Jennifer 2021-03-31
C19 20-207 A Needs Assessment for Facilitating the Role of VA Occupational Health Providers during COVID-19 Giannitrapani, Karleen 2021-04-30
C19 20-208 COVID-19 Sequelae Among Veterans Treated in the VA: Planning for What Comes Next Hynes, Denise 2021-04-30
C19 20-209 Developing effective strategies to improve access in the COVID-19 system recovery phase Kerr, Eve 2021-03-31
C19 20-210 Applying the After Action Review Methodology to Examine Mental Health Residential Rehabilitation and Treatment Programs’ Response to the COVID--19 Crisis Kim, Bo 2021-05-31
C19 20-211 A Mixed-Methods Pilot Study of the Impacts of Telemental Healthcare for High-Risk Veterans with Opioid Use Disorder during COVID-19 Myers, Ursula 2021-04-30
C19 20-214 Incidence, Risk Factors, and Prognosis of COVID-19 Associated Acute Kidney Injury Siew, Edward 2021-03-31
C19 20-216 Adapting Caring Contacts to Counteract Adverse Effects of Social Distancing Among High-Risk Veterans During the COVID-19 Pandemic Teo, Alan 2020-12-31
C19 20-217 Effectiveness of telehealth to adequately manage ACSC such as admission for congestive heart failure (CHF) Winchester, David 2021-04-30
C19 20-393 Expanding VA Peer Support Workforce Capacity to Facilitate Increased Access to VHA Mental Health Services and Continuity of Care for Veterans with Mental Illness During The COVID-19 Pandemic Eliacin, Johanne 2021-04-30
C19 20-394 Establish and analyze outcomes for the COVID-19 CRC Risk Cohort (CV19CRC) Gupta, Samir 2021-04-30
C19 20-395 Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on chronic disease care within the VA Hunt, Kelly 2021-04-30
C19 20-396 Changes in the Delivery of Evidenced Based Psychotherapies for Depression and PTSD as the Result of COVID-19 Pandemic Mendez, Diana 2021-03-31
C19 20-397 Virtual Pain Care for High Risk Veterans on Opioids during COVID19 (and Beyond) Moore, Brent 2021-05-31
C19 20-398 COVID-19 Impact on Biopsychosocial Factors of Loneliness in Rural Older Veterans and Caregivers Padala, Prasad 2021-04-30
C19 20-399 Delaying Cardiovascular Procedures to Curb the Spread of COVID-19 among Veterans: Variation in VHA Practice Patterns and Outcomes Yong, Celina 2021-04-30
C19 20-404 Use and effectiveness of remdesivir for treatment of COVID-19 Ohl, Michael 2021-04-30
C19 20-405 Establishment of Veterans' Cohort and Effect of HCV and COVID-19 Screening and Treatment Freiberg, Matthew 2021-04-30
C19 20-406 Associations of steroid exposure with severity and outcomes of hospitalized Veterans with COVID-19 Crothers, Kristina 2021-05-31
CDA 18-186 Patient Readiness for Improvement through Motivation, Engagement, and Decision-making for PTSD (PRIMED-PTSD) Chen, Jessica 2025-08-31
CDA 18-191 Optimizing Critical Care for Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure: A Mixed-Methods Study Vranas, Kelly 2024-06-30
CDA 18-192 Veteran Engagement Implementation Strategies to Prevent Rural Veteran Suicide Woodward, Eva 2025-06-30
CDA 18-193 Expanding access to opioid use disorder treatment with buprenorphine in rural primary care settings Wyse, Jessica 2025-06-30
CDA 19-081 Electronic Proactive Outreach for Smokers with COPD: Engaging patients to quit Melzer, Anne 2025-09-30
CDA 19-108 Improving Depression Management in Primary Care Leung, Lucinda 2025-06-30
CDA 19-120 Helping VA optimize its long-term care services Jacobs, Josephine 2025-06-30
CDA 20-037 Implementing a Clinical-Community Partnered Intervention to Address Food Insecurity Among High-Risk Veterans Cohen , Alicia 2025-09-30
CDA 20-057 Implementation Intervention to Improve Care for Unhealthy Alcohol Use Bachrach , Rachel 2025-09-30
IIR 15-339 Improving Access to Sleep Apnea Care: A Pragmatic Study of New Consultation Models Sarmiento, Kathleen 2024-07-31
IIR 17-200 Longitudinal Assessment of the Sleep-Suicide Link in Veterans Discharged from Inpatient Psychiatric Care McGeary, John 2024-07-31
IIR 17-294 Participatory system dynamics vs usual quality improvement: Is staff use of simulation an effective, scalable and affordable way to improve timely Veteran access to high-quality mental health care? Zimmerman, Lindsey 2024-08-31
IIR 18-026 Promoting benzodiazepine cessation through an electronically-delivered patient self-management intervention Humphreys , Keith 2024-08-31
IIR 18-040 A Randomized Controlled Trial of MISSION-CJ for Justice-Involved Homeless Veterans with Co-Occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders Smelson, David 2024-08-31
IIR 18-093 Quantifying the Burden of Disease and Healthcare Need in Veterans and Civilians Yano , Elizabeth 2022-09-30
IIR 18-230 MOVE!+UP: Testing a Tailored Weight Management Program for Veterans with PTSD Hoerster , Katherine 2024-09-30
IIR 18-233 A pragmatic trial of brief CBT for anxiety in VA primary care Fletcher , Terri 2024-09-30
IIR 18-244 Capturing the Dynamics of Homelessness through Ethnography and Mobile Technology McInnes, Donald 2023-07-31
IIR 18-246 Developing Tools for Dialysis Decision Support in Older Adults Tamura, Manjula 2024-06-30
IIR 18-253 Long-Term Opioid Therapy: Screen to Evaluate and Treat (Opioid-SET) Timko, Christine 2024-08-31
IIR 18-273 Validating a data science methodology for patterns of mental health services use: The patient record of clinical experience sequence study (PROCESS) Benzer, Justin 2022-07-31
IIR 18-287 Strengthening Suicide Prevention Efforts for Women Veterans through the Veterans Crisis Line Dichter, Melissa 2023-06-30
IIR 19-013 The Effect of Screening and Referral for Social Determinants of Health on Veterans' Outcomes Gurewich , Deborah 2023-09-30
IIR 19-023 Addressing the Gap in Feasible, Valid, and Important Quality Measures for the Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Sox-Harris , Alexander 2024-03-31
IIR 19-031 A Randomized Controlled Trial of Coaching into Care with VA-CRAFT to Promote Veteran Engagement in PTSD Care Kuhn, Eric 2024-08-31
IIR 19-069 Optimizing Renin Angiotensin System Blocker Use among Veterans with Kidney Disease Virani , Salim 2024-09-30
IIR 19-106 Outpatient Palliative Care and Prescribing Safety and Quality at End-of-Life Thorpe, Joshua 2024-01-31
IIR 19-118 Development and Validation of a Cirrhosis-specific Surgical Risk Calculator (C-SuRC) Ioannou, George 2024-01-31
IIR 19-134 Evaluating a Prescribing Feedback System for Acute Care Providers Ward , Michael 2024-09-30
IIR 19-153 CoachToFit: Adapted Weight Loss Intervention for Individuals with Serious Mental Illness Chinman , Matthew 2024-09-30
IIR 19-168 Building a Learning Healthcare System to Understand and Improve Sepsis Outcomes in the VA TeleICU Network Blum, James 2024-06-30
IIR 19-176 Work as a determinant of health: A pragmatic trial of enhanced cognitive behavioral therapy to bolster competitive work and wellness in veterans with serious mental illness (WORKWELL) Kukla , Marina 2024-09-30
IIR 19-178 Diagnostic Stewardship as a 'nudge' to reduce inappropriate antibiotic use for urinary tract infections Morgan , Daniel 2024-09-30
IIR 19-238 Continuous Wearable Monitoring Analytics to Improve Outcomes in Heart Failure - LINK-HF2 multicenter implementation study Stehlik, Josef 2024-08-31
IIR 19-265 Enhancing Geriatric Pain Care with Contextual Patient Generated Profiles Butler , Jorie 2024-09-30
IIR 19-340 Enhancing Access to Insomnia Care (EASI Care): Implementing Brief Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia in Primary Care Mental Health Integration Clinics Bramoweth, Adam 2024-08-31
IIR 19-355 Can services to address Veterans social determinants of health reduce their suicide risk? Montgomery , Ann 2023-09-30
IIR 19-374 Risk and Resilience Factors related to Suicidal Ideation during Transition from Military to Civilian Life: Secondary Analyses of the TVMI Cohort Study Vogt, Dawne 2022-07-31
IIR 19-387 MyPath: A Patient-Centered Web-Based Intervention to Improve Reproductive Planning for Women Veterans Callegari , Lisa 2024-09-30
IIR 19-392 Passive Mobile Self-Tracking of Mental Health by Veterans with Serious Mental Illness Young , Alexander 2023-07-31
IIR 19-410 Defining Optimal Care for Urinary Stone Disease in the Veterans Health Administration Pao , Alan 2024-09-30
IIR 19-413 Montessori Approaches in Person-Centered Care (MAP-VA): An Effectiveness-Implementation Trial in Community Living Centers Hilgeman , Michelle 2024-09-30
IIR 19-418 A nurse-led intervention to extend the Veteran HIV treatment cascade for cardiovascular disease prevention (V-EXTRA-CVD) Bosworth, Hayden 2024-03-31
IIR 19-421 Utilization and Health Outcomes for Veterans with Expanded Health Care Access Wagner, Todd 2023-06-30
IIR 19-425 Teachable Moment to Opt-out of Tobacco (TeaM OUT): A Stepped Wedge Cluster Randomized Intervention Slatore , Christopher 2024-08-31
IIR 19-450 Multiphase Optimization Trial of Incentives for Veterans to Encourage Walking Hebert, Paul 2023-07-31
IRP 20-001 Integrating an Audit and Feedback Program to Prevent Contextual Errors into the Ambulatory Care Setting Workflow Weiner, Saul 2022-08-31
NRI 18-234 Tailored Approaches to Reduce Distress and Improve Self-Management for Veterans with Diabetes (TARDIS) Lewinski, Allison 2024-08-31
PPO 19-166 Adapting and Pilot Testing a Group Intervention to Promote Adaptive Decision Making in Homeless-Experienced Veterans with Serious Mental Illness Greenberg, Jared 2021-08-31
PPO 19-373 Improving the Evaluation and Management of Penicillin Allergy Borzecki, Ann 2021-07-31
PPO 19-397 Management of severe hearing loss in the Veterans Health Administration Friedmann, David 2022-01-31
PPO 19-415 Assessment of cardiotoxicity in Immunity Checkpoint Blockers and other cancer therapies Vaughan-Sarrazin, Mary 2022-02-28
PPO 20-090 Bystander Activation Intervention to Address Gender-Based Harassment Drapalski , Amy 2022-05-31
PPO 20-166 Increasing Help-Seeking Behavior Among Transitioning Veterans at Risk for Suicide with Online Gatekeeper Training: A Pilot Study of PsychArmor S.A.V.E. Teo , Alan 2022-03-31
RCS 20-192 Research Career Scientist Award Martin, Jennifer 2025-06-30
SDR 19-443 Effectiveness and Implementation of eScreening in Post 9/11 Transition Programs Pittman , James 2024-09-30
SDR 20-031 Reaping the Wisdom of Positive Deviants to Increase the Reach of Family Involvement in PTSD Treatment Thompson-Hollands, Johanna 2021-08-31
SDR 20-386 Virta Health Evaluation Frakt, Austin 2020-12-31
SDR 20-387 CKD Cascade of Care (C3) Initiative - Phase 1 Estrella, Michelle 2022-01-31
SDR 20-388 Relational Coordination in the Veterans Health Administration Gilmartin, Heather 2023-06-30
SDR 20-389 Planning Activities: Translational Research Development Programs in Conjunction with 10X3 Innovation Ecosystem (IE) Jackson, George 2022-03-31
SDR 20-390 Community Care Research Evaluation and Knowledge (CREEK) Center Mattocks, Kristin 2021-03-31
SDR 20-392 Multisite Replication of the Transitional Care Model Beard, Rachael 2022-07-31
SDR 20-402 Multi-level Factors Underlying VA Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Covid-19 Infection and Complications Washington, Donna 2022-01-31
SDR 20-403 GAO project phase 1 - Determination of Completeness and Accuracy of VHA Race/Ethnicity Data Washington, Donna 2021-05-31

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