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VISN 19 MIRECC Participation in Research

Updated: 8 November 2013

What You Should Know about Volunteering for Research

Download the VA brochure on volunteering for research

Contact the Eastern Colorado Health Care System VA Research Office at 303-399-8020 ext. 2755 if you have any questions or concerns.

You can also contact Cynthia Grant, PhD, LCSW at the VISN 19 MIRECC to discuss current research opportunities at:
cynthia.grant3@va.gov
303-399-8020 ext. 2175.

Denver Based

Research Opportunity for those who served in Operation Enduring Freedom or Operation Iraqi Freedom

The purpose of this research is to learn more about the effects of deployment on health among those who served in OEF/OIF.

Those who participate will be compensated for their time.

You may be eligible to participate if you:

  • Served in the United States military
  • Deployed to Iraq and/or Afghanistan in support of OEF/OIF
  • Are between the ages of 18-45

If you choose to participate, you will:

  • Answer questions about your deployment history and health
  • Complete paper and pencil questionnaires about your health

Who should you contact if you are interested in participating?

  • If you are interested in participating in this study or if you have questions please call, Lindsey Monteith, Ph.D., 303.399.8020 x3199

VA Investigator: Nazanin Bahraini, Ph.D.
COMIRB # 11-1073
Version 1 (3/13/13)

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Research Study Opportunity for Veterans

VISN 19 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC) is seeking participants to learn about Relationships and Health in OEF/OIF Veterans.

You may be eligible to participate if you are:

  • age 18 or older;
  • have served in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)/Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF);
  • in a current, romantic relationship (such as a dating or married relationship)

Veterans who participate will be compensated for their time.

What will I have to do?

  • The study will take about 2 hours and involves answering a number of questions.
  • This study will take place at the Denver VA Medical Center

Who Do I Contact?
If you are interested in participating in this study or if you have questions please call:

Lisa Betthauser
(303) 399- 8020 extension 5643

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Research Opportunity for Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans

The purpose of this research study is to investigate the effects of traumatic brain injury (TBI) and/or post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) on thought processes.

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Research Study Opportunity for Veterans

VISN 19 Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center (MIRECC) is seeking participants to learn about thinking patterns in combat Veterans. Eligible Veterans will be:

  • between the ages of 18 to 40;
  • have served in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF)/Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF); and
  • are currently receiving or eligible to receive physical and/or mental health care through the VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System.

The study will take several hours over a couple of days and involves answering a number of questions. This study will take place at the Denver VA Medical Center and participants will be compensated for their time.

If interested in participating in this study or if you have questions, please call:
Gina Signoracci, Ph.D.
(303) 399-8020 Ext: 4653.

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Salt Lake City Based

Please contact Dr. Yurgelun-Todd (801-582-1565 x2821 Deborah.YurgelunTodd@va.gov) with questions regarding research participation in the Salt Lake City area.

 

Contact

VISN 19 MIRECC - Denver
1055 Clermont Street, Denver, CO 80220
VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System
303-399-8020 Ext. 5275

VISN 19 MIRECC - Salt Lake City
500 Foothill Drive, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148
VA Salt Lake City Health Care System
801-582-1565 Ext. 2821