SVREF’s mission is to support and improve healthcare for our nation’s veterans and the general public by facilitating the research and education programs of the VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System.
To become a leader in non-profit foundations devoted to innovative research and improved health outcomes for veterans and the general public.
Monies spent in focus areas may take the form of purchases of common use equipment, hiring of temporary research assistants, assistance with conference travel expenses, and publication costs for research reports. The Foundation may also sponsor visiting lecturers and scientific colloquial of broad and specialized interests. It may provide start-up or supplemental funds for investigators to discover or verify knowledge relating to the etiology, diagnosis, treatment, or control of diseases of special concern.