Office of Research & Development

Strategic Plan

VA Research's fundamental mission is to advance the healthcare of Veterans. The strategic plan focuses on conducting research that best addresses this mission, and ensures that research professionalism and protection of Veterans' rights are top priorities.

The VA Fiscal Year 2014-2020 Strategic Plan is available on the VA Plans, Budget, and Performance webpage.


Abt Associates Evaluation of the VA Medical Research Program

In 2012, Abt Associates was awarded a contract with the Office of Policy and Planning (OPP) to conduct an evaluation of the VA medical research program. Click here for the final report.


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