Research Program - Dayton VA Medical Center, Ohio
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Dayton VA Medical Center, Ohio


Research Program

The Research & Development (R&D) Service at the Dayton VA Medical Center (VAMC), the third oldest medical center, seeks to improve Veterans' wellbeing through the development of an innovative research program. Investigators at the Dayton VAMC have received numerous awards of excellence and recognition, including many national publications.

ACOS for Education & Research (ACOS/E&R) Robert Mott, MD, MPH, FACPM
Administrative Officer (AO/R&D) Nicholas McCray
Research Compliance Officer Brian Williams, MSA
Program Support Assistant (OA) Cheryl Emmel
R&D Committee Chair Rachel Chandra, PharmD, MPH
R&D Committee Vice-Chair Susan Mahrer, MS
Nursing Research Chair Debi Sampsel, DNP, MSN, RN
Research Pharmacy Amy Ninlawong
Information Security Officer Justin Sodders
Privacy Officer Cameron Pauley
Dayton VA Research & Education Foundation Jeremy Greene, MS


Interested in Research Collaborations with the Dayton VAMC

The Dayton VAMC R&D Program places a high priority on research collaboration and educational opportunities. Collaborative research projects include traumatic brain injury (TBI), polytrauma, prosthetics and amputation care, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), pain management, and other mental health issues. Partnering with others who possess common research interests allows the Dayton VAMC to leverage resources and expand the impact of taxpayer investments in research.

Parties interested in collaboration with the Dayton VAMC R&D may make enquiries to:

Nicholas McCray
Administrative Officer for R&D
Dayton VA Medical Center (151)
4100 W. Third St.
Dayton, Ohio 45428

Email: Nicholas {dot} McCray {at} va {dot} gov***

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