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VA Research National Radio Media Tours

VA Research hosted a series of radio media tours in April and August of this year, which consisted of interviews with radio hosts across the country. The first tour featured Dr. Joel Kupersmith, VA's Chief Research and Development Officer, who raised awareness of the program by sharing information about its nationally recognized history of research breakthroughs and medical accomplishments.

The second radio media tour featured Dr. Timothy O'Leary, VA's Deputy Chief Research and Development Officer, and focused on thanking Veterans for their military service and their continued participation in the VA research program. Dr. O'Leary also discussed the Million Veteran Program and the future of personalized medicine.

Click below to listen to interviews from the Tennessee Radio Network Station, USA Radio Network National and WHCR-FM 90.3.

Dr. Joel Kupersmith

Dr. Kupersmith's Interviews:

Dr. Timothy O'Leary

Dr. O'Leary's Interviews:


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