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Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System



About the Program

The Central Arkansas Veteran Health System (CAVHS) Research and Development Service has a large, well-funded research and development program including studies in —

  • biomedical research
  • health services
  • clinical and cooperative studies
  • rehabilitation

The CAVHS Research and Development program has full accreditation status from the Association for the Accreditation of Human Research Protection Programs, Inc. (AAHRPP) for its Human Subjects Protection Program and full accreditation status from the Association for Assessment and Accreditation of Laboratory Animal Care International (AAALAC) for its animal research program.

Services Offered

Our current research studies enhance the medical center's ability to provide state-of-the-art medical techniques and treatments to veterans.

Over 150 active research projects are currently being conducted in Research and Development in areas such as —

  • infectious disease
  • autoimmune disorders
  • cardiology
  • hypertension
  • schizophrenia
  • hematology
  • surgery
  • oncology

For more information contact:CAVHS Research and Development Administration

(501) 257-4816


Health Services
Geriatric Research, Education and Clinic Center (GRECC) 
OEF-OIF Program 
Primary Care
Prosthetic Treatment Center 
Visual Impairment Service Team (VIST) Program
Women's Health Center

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