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Celebrating 30 Years of NAVREF!
PEARLS of Wisdom: Persistence, Energy, Ambition, Resilience, Longevity, Sustainability
As we begin to shake off the shadow of the past, we begin to look towards the future through our PEARLS of Wisdom. The 30th NAVREF Annual Conference will begin Sunday, September 11 in the Washington, DC area. In addition to the forward-focused educational program, we are also planning social experiences and enhanced networking activities to make the most out of our 30th celebration.
THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING! We'll see you next year!!!
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Ritz-Carlton Pentagon City
The Ritz-Carlton, Pentagon City welcomes visitors to the Washington, DC area with luxury hotel suites and rooms, a chic club lounge and more than 17,000 square feet of newly redesigned, versatile event space. Find inspiration within the hotel’s classically inspired interiors or explore nearby attractions in DC and Crystal City.
Room Rate: $257 plus tax
Room Rate Cutoff Date: August 10, 2022
Hotel Phone: (703) 415-5000
NAVREF Conference Swag Store
Not coming to the conference doesn't mean you can't get some cool NAVREF branded swag. From apparel to accessories (including masks), our store has practical items to show off your NAVREF pride.
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 seventh 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.THANKS FOR ATTENDING THE 2022 NAVREF CONFERENCE AND AWARDS DINNER!
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2022 Award Winners
Barbara West Award
Dr. Jeff Moore, CEO
Cleveland VA Medical Research and Education Foundation
Board of Directors Award
Bob Forrester, Board Member
Boston VA Research Institute
Innovations and Best Practice Award
Jake Lindheimer, Deputy ACOS-R