All AVRHI Collaborators are listed in the Online Appendix.
Alabama Veterans Rural Health Initiative: A Pilot Study of Enhanced Community Outreach in Rural Areas
Article first published online: 15 DEC 2013
© 2013 National Rural Health Association
The Journal of Rural Health
Volume 30, Issue 2, pages 153–163, Spring 2014
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Hilgeman, M. M., Mahaney-Price, A. F., Stanton, M. P., McNeal, S. F., Pettey, K. M., Tabb, K. D., Litaker, M. S., Parmelee, P., Hamner, K., Martin, M. Y., Hawn, M. T., Kertesz, S. G., Davis, L. L. and the Alabama Veterans Rural Health Initiative (AVRHI) Steering Committee (2014), Alabama Veterans Rural Health Initiative: A Pilot Study of Enhanced Community Outreach in Rural Areas. The Journal of Rural Health, 30: 153–163. doi: 10.1111/jrh.12054
Funding: The VA Office of Rural Health funded staff salaries and provided resources for the outreach activities described in this study; however, the sponsor did not have a role in study design, collection, analysis, interpretation of data, preparation of this report, or the decision to submit the paper for publication.
Disclosures: During the past 12 months Lori Davis, MD, received research funding from AstraZeneca and Merck, and consulting fees from Eli Lilly and Bracket Global.
Acknowledgments: We are grateful for the support of the VA Office of Rural Health (funding), Lawrence Biro, EdD (former VA VISN 7 Director), Alan Tyler, MS, MPA, FACHE (former Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center Director), Rica Lewis-Payton, MHA, FACHE, (former Birmingham VA Medical Center Director), and VA Research Services at the Tuscaloosa and Birmingham VA Medical Centers. A full list of participating Alabama Veteran Rural Health Initiative (AVRHI) investigators and institutions are listed in the Online Appendix.
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- Article first published online: 15 DEC 2013
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