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Pre-Funded HSR&D Studies


Below are the projects that were selected for funding from the Winter 2021 HSR&D SMRB cycle. These projects are currently going through the JIT compliance process and abstracts for these projects will become available on an individual basis as they receive funding.

NOTE: Abstracts for the pre-funded projects listed here will be available once they receive funding.

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Project No. 
CDA 19-075 Building better pain teams across disciplines Giannitrapani, Karleen Palo Alto, CA
CDA 20-032 Outpatient Palliative Care Implementation to Improve Outcomes for Aging Veterans Kaufman, Brystana Durham, NC
CDA 20-047 Development of a Veteran-Centered Approach to ICD Decision-Making in the VA Sandhu, Amneet Aurora, CO
CDA 20-231 Data to Clinical Action: Using Predictive Analytics to Improve the Care of Veterans with Opioid Use Disorder Hayes, Corey No. Little Rock, AR
IIR 19-097 Mindful Hand Hygiene to Reduce Infections Among Veterans While Enhancing Provider Well-Being Greene, Michael Ann Arbor, MI
IIR 19-137 A web-based program to improve chronic illness self-management by engaging patients and informal caregivers Trivedi, Ranak Palo Alto, CA
IIR 19-187 Using Data Analytics and Targeted Whole Health Coaching to Reduce Frequent Utilization of Acute Care among Homeless Veterans Blonigen, Daniel Palo Alto, CA
IIR 19-422 The EMBER Trial for Weight Management Engagement Breland, Jessica Palo Alto, CA
IIR 20-058 Multi-site Pilot Trial of Strengths-based Linkage to Alcohol Care (SLAC) for Hazardous Drinkers in Primary Care Cucciare, Michael No. Little Rock, AR
IIR 20-162 Implementation of shared decision making in rheumatoid arthritis: A stepped wedge, cluster-randomized trial Barton, Jennifer Portland, OR
IIR 20-165 Care Coordination and Outcomes for High Risk Patients: Building the Evidence for Implementation Hynes, Denise Portland, OR
IIR 20-241 Patient Experience of Specialty Care Coordination under the MISSION Act Vimalananda, Varsha Bedford, MA
IIR 20-246 Dissemination and Implementation of a Videoconference Antimicrobial Stewardship Team (VAST) Jump, Robin Cleveland, OH
IIR 20-253 Path To Better Sleep + Virtual Coaching: The Effectiveness and Implementation of Internet-Based Self-Management Program for Insomnia in a Regional Healthcare System Hermes, Eric West Haven, CT
IIR 20-283 A Novel Acceptance-based Treatment for Insomnia in Veterans with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Martin, Jennifer Sepulveda, CA
IIR 21-088 Using the Multiphase Optimization Strategy to Adapt Cognitive Processing Therapy Sripada, Rebecca Ann Arbor, MI
SDR 21-001 Addressing Social Determinants of Health among Rural Veterans Gurewich, Deborah Boston, MA
SDR 21-075 Measurement-Based Transition Assistance (MBTA): Evaluating the Promise of a Web-Based Approach to Promoting Veterans' Support Seeking Vogt, Dawne Boston, MA
SDR 21-107 Diagnosing and Treating Veterans with Chronic Pain and Opioid Misuse Lagisetty, Pooja Ann Arbor, MI
SDR 21-114 Virtual MOUD Treatment: Virtual Point-of-Care Toxicology Testing to Accompany Virtual Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Hermes, Eric West Haven, CT

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