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Denver Research Institute

Contact Information

Name: Judith Jung

Title: Executive Director

Tel: 303-399-8020 x.5412    


Denver Research Institute

830 North Potomac Circle, Suite 125

Aurora, CO 80011

Affiliated Medical Center

Denver VA Medical Center (Eastern Colorado Health Care System ECHCS)

Total Number of Unique Patients: 85,000

Research Square Feet:

Number of Principal Investigators: 25

Major Areas of Research

  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Diabetes
  • Hearing Loss
  • Mental Health
  • Obesity
  • Post-traumatic Stress (PTSD)
  • Prosthetics
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Brief Description

Denver Research Institute (DRI), founded in 1997, serves as the non-profit organization affiliated with the VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System. It is dedicated to research and its associated educational and scientific endeavors. DRI complements the health and medical care of veterans by enhancing the intellectual viability of the hospital and providing new and innovative treatments.

The strength of DRI lies in its ability to understand and quickly respond to the unique needs of the research community. DRI is especially useful to investigators in the pre- and post-award assistance and management, and clinical trial management. DRI is as flexible and non-restrictive as possible while meeting its obligations as a non-profit organization.

The Board of Directors consists of individuals with an extensive background in health care and research. DRI derives funding from research and education grants submitted to various agencies, non-profit corporations, private industry, as well as private donations.

1717 K ST NW Suite 900

Washington, DC 20006

P: 301-656-5005  |

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