Education Academy - VA Boston Healthcare System
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VA Boston Healthcare System


Education Academy

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The office of the Associate Chief of Staff for Education shares responsibility facilitates education and training of all healthcare professions at VA Boston.  Our trainees help to enhance the quality of care provided to veteran patients within the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Boston Healthcare System (BHS).  In accordance with this mission, "To educate for VA and for the Nation," education and training efforts are accomplished through coordinated programs and activities in partnership with more than 100 affiliated Boston area academic institutions for the specific training of more than 3300 trainees that rotate through the BHS each year.


Andrew Budson, MD
Associate Chief of Staff for Education

David Topor, Ph.D., MS-HPEd.

Thomas Fohr, MAS, BS
ACOS-E, Training Specialist