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Research Service
North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System

VA Research Resources
aerial view of Malcom Randall VAMC and UF health complex

  For NFFRE policies and forms 

 for non-VA funding such as NIH, click here

Below are links to guidance documents and other infor-mation on conducting VA research, including links to the VA Office of Research & Development (ORD).  

If you find outdated or erroneous information or if you have suggestions for new content, please contact

Use CTRL + F to search for a link or document by key word.

Malcom Randall Veterans Affairs Medical Center (white buildings in foreground) is closely affiliated with the University of Florida health-related colleges and hospitals (red brick buildings).

University-VA Collaboration

ORD Policies and Guidance

Technology Transfer and Translation 

VA Employee Travel

Telework and Remote Access


IRBNet (VAIRRS) Tutorials for Researchers

In addition to the information below, training on the use of IRBNet/VAIRRS

is also available at the following VA sharepoint site:

  • New User Registration:  PDF
  • User Profile and Training
    • Profile management:  PDF    Video
    • Training/credentials-Notes:  PDF
    • CITI link:  PDF
  • Accessing Projects
  • Creating a New Project Package
    • Step 1 - CREATE:  PDF   Video
    • Step 2 - DESIGN:   PDF   Video
    • Step 3 -  SHARE:   PDF   Video
    • Step 4 - SIGN:        PDF   Video​​
    • Step 5 - SUBMIT:    PDF   Video​​​
  • Locked and Unlocked Packages

    • Administrative Modifications-Notes:  PDF

    • Unlocked Packages:  PDF    Video

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