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Research and Development (R&D) Service

This web site is for research investigators and research staff at the VA Portland Health Care System.
Veterans, investigators, and research staff: we value your input about research at the VA Portland Health Care System. If you have suggestions about how research is designed or conducted or how results are communicated, please e-mail the Research Assurance Officer (RAO) at or call 503-273-5125 and ask for the RAO. Your comments will be shared with the Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development.



Cancer Research Building, VA Portland Health Care System, Portland, Oregon

Mail To:
VA Portland Health Care System
Research and Development Service
Mail Code R&D
3710 SW U.S. Veterans Hospital Road
Portland, OR 97239-2999

Voice: 503.273.5125
Fax: 503.273.5351
VA Extension: 55125

Main Office Location:
Building 101, Room 502

**What's New**

- 10/15: Revised HIPAA Authorization (Forms & Policies page)

- 10/15: Revised Investigational Drugs Policy (HRPP tab, HRPP page)

- 10/15: Revised Sample Protocol Template (PI Resources page)

- 9/15: Revised Project Safety Assessment (Forms & Policies page)

- 9/15: Revised SRS Amendment (Forms & Policies page)

- 9/15: Revised SRS SOP (Forms & Policies page)

- 9/15: Revised Sample Research Protocol (PI Resources page)

- 9/15: Revised Research and Development Emergency Response Plan (Forms & Policies page)

- 9/15: Revised IRB Advertisement Checklist (Forms & Policies page)

- 8/15: NEW Abstract Template (Forms & Policies page)

- 8/15: Revised PPQ (Forms & Policies page)

- 8/15: Revised Lab/Animal Scope of Work (PI Resources page)

- 8/15: Revised ACORP Amendment (Forms & Policies page)

- 8/15: NEW Decision Chart for Reporting Local Deaths, Local Serious Adverse Events and Unanticipated Problems (HRPP tab, HRPP page)

- 8/15: NEW Possible Examples of Serious Problems and Serious Noncompliance (HRPP tab, HRPP page)

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