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Million Veteran Program (MVP)

MVP enrollment and COVID-19

In alignment with the VA Office of Research and Development and MVP Leadership, to best protect our Veterans MVP is ceasing all MVP in-person recruitment and enrollment activities as of Monday 3/16, including centralized invitational mailings due to the concern of COVID-19. We will continue MVP recruitment and enrollment through MVP Online.

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 825,000 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.

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).

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