Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

To facilitate, encourage, and support research and education at the Atlanta VA Medical Center and its community based outpatient clinics.


To assist VA in:

  • Developing the careers of VA researchers
  • Creating innovations that translate into healthcare advances for veterans and thus the nation

  • Educating health professionals in order to ensure delivery of the highest quality of care possible
  • Educating veterans on the latest advancements in medicine
  • Providing high quality research and education resource management to assist in achieving the goals of the programs