VA Boston Healthcare has one of the largest and most active research programs in VA nationwide.
Researchers on each of our three campuses work to provide state-of-the-art medical techniques and treatments for veterans
addictions and alcoholism
neurophysiology of mental illness
Jamaica Plain Campus
blast exposure and traumatic brain injury
post-traumatic stress disorder
West Roxbury Campus
cardiology and cardiovascular diseases
gastrointestinal motility disorders
neurology and neuroscience
spinal cord injury
Take a look at our clinical trials*. Here you can find projects that are currently seeking volunteers as well as contact information.
More educational materials for veterans are available here.
VABHS R&D Program is fully accredited through the National Commission for Quality Assurance (NCQA) for its Human Research Protection Program (pending AAHRPP review) and is also fully accredited through the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care and use AAALAC) for its Animal Research Protection Program.
VABHS is a member of COBTH, the "Conference of Boston Teaching Hospitals" and was recognized as one of the largest contributors of research in their portfolio