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VA St. Louis Health Care System


Clinical Epidemiology Center

Welcome to the Clinical Epidemiology Center! Our mission is to improve the health and health care of US Veterans by conducting and supporting rigorous studies involving topics in patient-oriented investigation and corresponding research methods. The CEC has been established to provide investigators working with the St. Louis VA with systematic support in building their research capacity, and in turn, the research capacity of the VA, in order to improve the health of Veterans nationwide.

Services the CEC provides includes:
-Research Design
-Data Analysis
-Results Dissemination
-Training and Education
For a more detailed list of our services click here

Applying for CEC Services
Interested in utilizing the CEC? Click here for the application page.

Seminar Series
The CEC offers a weekly seminar series that includes topics on current clinical research and relevant research methodology.

When: Tuesdays at 3:00 pm-4:00 pm
Where: JC room 636
For a schedule of past and future presentations click here.

About the CEC

For information on the team and our Annual Report click here.

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Contact Info


  • VA St. Louis John Cochran Div.
    Big Brother / Big Sister Bldg.

Contact Number(s)

  • 314-652-4100 Ext. 55535

Hours of Operation

  • 9-3