Learn About QUERI
The Quality Enhancement Research Initiative (QUERI) is a quality improvement program that has become a central component of VA's commitment to improving the quality of Veterans' healthcare.
Research Impact on Care
Amy Kilbourne, PhD, Director of QUERI, discusses the program's research impact on improving care for veterans.
QUERI Implementation Guide
Implementation research is a new, dynamic, evolving area of inquiry. It is closely linked to the work of implementation, although there are key differences between doing implementation and doing research on implementation.
MissionQUERI was launched in 1998 as part of a system-wide transformation aimed at improving the quality of healthcare for Veterans. Our mission is to improve care using research evidence to improve clinical practice. Read More »
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Implementation Research Institute (IRI) Application Now Open
Applications for the 2016-2017 cohort should be submitted electronically between November 2015 and February 26, 2016. For more detailed information and application instructions, visit iristl.org or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. (12/4/15)
NCI-Funded Postdoctoral Training Opportunity in Implementation Science
Applications due February 15, 2016. Positions will be filled on a rolling basis. (11/23/15)
VA QI/IR Ethics & Compliance Toolkit
QUERI is pleased to announce that the VA QI/IR Ethics & Compliance Toolkit is now available on VA SharePoint: http://vaww.portal.gla.med.va.gov/sites/Research/HSRD/CIPRS/QIEthics/Pages/ (please cut & paste this VA-Intranet link into your browser if you are on the VA network)
This site was created by the Center for Implementation Practice and Research Support (CIPRS) with additional support from the HSR&D Center for the Study of Healthcare Innovation, Implementation and Policy (CSHIIP) as a clearinghouse of ethics and compliance resources for investigators who carry out quality improvement and implementation research. The content is based on available resources from the VA Office of Research Oversight and National Center for Ethics in Health Care websites as well. (9/29/15)
Angela Whatley, PhD
Tel: (202) 443-5621