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Million Veteran Program (MVP)


MVP online The Million Veteran Program (MVP) is a national research program to learn how genes, lifestyle, and military exposures affect health and illness. Since launching in 2011, over 900,000 Veteran partners have joined one of the world's largest programs on genetics and health.

Veterans who partner with MVP contribute to improving the lives of fellow Veterans and ultimately, everyone. Scientific discoveries from MVP are already underway, helping us reach our goal of transforming health now and for future generations.

MVP Online Portal

To learn more or join, visit today.

View the MVP Online Fact Sheet.

Have questions?

Visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) section of MVP Online to search or browse common questions about the program, participation, privacy, and more.

Interested in MVP research?

Visit our research page to learn more about new findings from the MVP cohort and how VA investigators and other approved partners can apply for access to MVP data.

Contact MVP

For additional information, call the MVP Info Center toll-free at 1-866-441-6075 (Monday - Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. ET).

Have questions? Send us an email at

Sign up to receive our MVP Insider newsletter and learn about the latest news and discoveries.

Note: The Million Veteran Program will never ask for your financial, credit, or bank account information or ask you for money.  If you think you have been contacted as part of a scam, you can visit the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) website for information about how to report the scam. 


Sumitra Muralidhar, PhD
Director, MVP

Jennifer Moser, PhD
Associate Director, MVP Scientific Programs

Jennifer Deen
Associate Director, MVP Cohort and Public Relations

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