Atlanta VAMC Health Services Research & Development (HSR&D)

The Atlanta VA HSR&D Program encompasses shared core resources in Data Management, Database Retrieval, and Biostatistics to provide services to a cadre of ~40 HSR&D investigators and others throughout the Atlanta VAMC. The Atlanta VA HSR program has a strong focus on quality, costs and outcomes of care and disease areas include diabetes, cancer, infectious diseases, geriatrics, and surgical interventions. Priority areas addressed in HSR&D for 2011 are: health disparities; chronic disease management; women's health; informatics; and genomic health. Atlanta VA HSR research is funded by Veterans Health Affairs, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NIH, other federal agencies, and private foundations and industry.


Theresa W. Gillespie, PhD, Director, HSR[amp]D
404-321-6111 x4749