As a charitable non-profit affiliate of VHHA, the Virginia Hospital Research & Education Foundation (VHREF) strives to improve the health of Virginians through collaboration, research, and education for Virginia’s hospitals and health systems. VHREF provides continuing professional education programming to Virginia health care leaders and professionals through conferences, seminars and webinars. VHREF also supports research, and patient safety and quality programs in Virginia’s hospitals through the identification of grants and other funding opportunities.


2017 Fall Meeting

The Power of Engagement: Elevating the Patient Experience

At this year’s program, The Power of Engagement: Elevating the Patient Experience, national experts will deliver cutting edge education and identify key strategies for hospital & health systems to engage their patients as active participants in their health and well-being.