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Office of the Vice President for Research and Innovation

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Congratulations David Cifu, M.D.

The VA honored David Cifu, M.D., chair of VCU's Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, with its top award, the Paul B. Magnuson Award, for his groundbreaking research in brain injuries.Learn more

The VCU Strategic Research Priorities Plan seeks to enrich the human experience and advance human health and well-being through exceptionally creative, collaborative and community-engaged research.


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RAMS Systems
Manage research activities through our online administration systems.
Training hub
Find training opportunities for proposal submissions, human research protocol and more.
Core laboratories
Discover facilities that drive VCU research in the biomedical, life, physical and social sciences.
Institutes and centers
Learn how our institutes and centers support collaborative research.
Research development
Learn how our team can support you throughout the research lifecycle.
Clinical and translational research
Learn how One VCU Clinical Research centralizes access to resources across the enterprise.

VCU HRPP/IRB consultation program

Designing a human research project and have questions? The VCU IRB can help you get it right the first time! Schedule a consultation to receive one-on-one IRB assistance while preparing your IRB submission.

Schedule consultations through the HRPP’s homepage.

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