Research Emphasis

EBIRE is exclusively reliant on the professional expertise of VA personnel to conduct the various research projects that ultimately benefit Northern California’s Veterans. VANCHCS employs hundreds of physicians, research scientists, pharmacists, nurses and other types of medical professionals. And across these broad disciplines are folks whose clinical and research expertise intersect in the following areas of inquiry:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms
  • Age-Related Disorders
  • Cancer Screening
  • Cancer Therapies
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cognitive Studies
  • Diabetes
  • GI Disorders
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Liver Disorders
  • Pain Management
  • Post-Traumatic Stress
  • Psoriasis & Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Skin & Soft Tissue Malignancies
  • Skin Ulcers
  • Speech Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Traumatic Brain Injuries
  • Vascular Disease
  • Women’s Health
  • Wound Healing