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Houston VA Research & Education Foundation


Contact Information

Name: Rachel Harris

Title: Executive Director

Tel: 713-794-7934

Email: Rachel.Harris@hvaref.org

www.hvaref.org

Houston VA Research and Education Foundation 

P.O. Box 300487

Houston, TX 77230

Affiliated Medical Center

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

Total Number of Unique Patients: 60,000

Research Square Feet: 30,000

Number of Principal Investigators: 88

Major Areas of Research

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Cancer
  • Gastrointestinal Health
  • Healthcare Delivery
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Mental Health
  • Pain Management
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Post-traumatic Stress (PTSD)
  • Respiratory Health
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)

Brief Description

The mission of the Houston VA Research & Education Foundation (HVAREF) is to facilitate medical research and educational activities at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center by acting as a flexible funding mechanism in achieving the goal of the programs.

1717 K ST NW Suite 900

Washington, DC 20006

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