Research and Development - VA Hudson Valley Health Care System
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VA Hudson Valley Health Care System


Research and Development

Points of Contact
Sheldon Brown, MD, Coordinator, R&D
Ali Keller, Administrative Officer, Research

Research Department Policies (coming soon)
• 11-20HV: Research Participant Outreach Program
• 11-21HV: Research Compliance Reporting Requirements
• 00.79HV: Research

Spotlights on VA Research
VA Research in Action Website

Training Certification Sites
In order to participate in VA research, you must complete the following training:
  1. CITI Human Subject Research Protection (HSRP)

    Accessible from the website; choose the VA PRIDE MODULE.
    VA Hudson Valley 620
    • Go to this site:
    • Select Register
    • Select VA Hudson Valley 620 for organization affiliation
    • Login or create an account
    • Complete the 8 modules
  2. TMS:
    a. VA Privacy and HIPAA
    b. VA Privacy Info Security and Rules of Behavior
    c. Bloodborne Pathogens Awareness Training

For Patients
Are you interested in participating in a VA clinical research study?
What is clinical research?
What is involved in participating in a clinical research study?
Access to novel treatments
Additional visits to see your healthcare team
Informed consent


Contact Info


  • Castle Point and Montrose Campuses

Contact Number(s)

  • 845-831-2000

Hours of Operation

  • 8:00am - 4:30pm