Promoting research partnerships to improve veterans’ health

NAVREF is proud to recognize Cohen Veterans Bioscience as our Champion Sponsor

2020 Sponsors

Champion Sponsor

Diamond Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Silver Sponsors

Contact NAVREF to inquire about our 2020 conference sponsor/exhibition opportunities by emailing or calling 301-656-5005

Conference Questions?

Hawk Tran - Operations Officer

David Grajales - Event Coordinator

Thanks for Attending! But it's not over yet!

We took our annual conference virtual. We did the thing, and now you have access to do the thing again! Registered attendees can return to the virtual conference and re-watch recorded sessions as well as download presentations and handouts. Just click the button below to re-visit our first ever virtual conference!

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NAVREF Conference Swag Store 

Just because we all can't meet in person doesn't mean you can't get some cool NAVREF branded swag. From apparel to accessories (including masks), the store will have everything you need to collect memories from our first ever virtual conference.

Enter the NAVREF Merch Store

NAVREF Scholarship Program

NAVREF encourages every VA-affiliated nonprofit research and education corporation (NPC) to attend NAVREF’s Annual Conference. To make this goal more possible, NAVREF offers scholarships to assist member organizations with registration costs to attend our signature event.

NAVREF Awards Nominations

The National Association of Veterans’ Research and Education Foundations (NAVREF) is pleased to continue our “Awards for Distinguished Service & Innovation” for its fourth year. The awards will recognize professional contributions by individuals to NAVREF, its member nonprofit corporations (NPCs) or affiliated organizations within the fields of VA research and education.


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2020 Award Winners

Barbara West Award

Amy Kimball, CEO

Boston VA Research Institute

Board of Directors Award

Elaine Staats, Director of Sponsored Research

Palo Alto Veterans Institute for Research

Innovations and Best Practice Award

Margaret Tiktin, Director of Clinical Research

VA Northeast Ohio Healthcare System

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