Office of Research & Development

General Administration - ORD Policies and Guidance

QUESTIONS: For policy and guidance questions contact VHA CO ORD Regulatory at VHACOORDRegulatory@va.gov.

Guidance Documents

Agreements:

 

VHA Handbooks

NOTE: These Handbooks are are available for download on the VHA Publications website.

Number

Title

Service

1200

Veterans Health Administration Research and Development Program 
This Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Directive provides an overview of Research and Development policies and procedures.

All ORD

1200.01

Research and Development Committee Handbook (119 KB, PDF)
This Handbook is a major revision to the current VHA procedures governing the Research and Development's responsibilities and operations. It also addresses emerging issues and recent concerns related to research including information security, and credentialing and privileging of physicians and other applicable research employees. The provisions of the Handbook must be implemented no later than July 31, 2007.

All ORD

1200.02

Research Business Operations

This Handbook has been replaced by VHA Directive 1200.02 - Research Business Operations, 10P9 - Research and Development .

VHA Handbook 1200.02 Technical Amendment (September 6, 2017) Description of Technical Amendment

All ORD

1206

Use of a Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) 
This Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Directive provides policy on mandatory use of Cooperative Research and Development Agreements (CRADAs).

All ORD

 

Categories

VHA HANDBOOKS AND DIRECTIVES

All VHA Handbooks and Directives can be found on the VHA Publications website. ORD Handbooks are in the 1200 series.


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