September 20 | 1 p.m. ET
This webinar will have a special focus on the relationship between the practitioner and scholar. VA experts will highlight their research priorities and areas where academics and practitioners can collaborate, and will outline actions for developing a field of study. It will also offer suggestions on ways to connect practitioner needs and priorities to researcher interests and priorities.
, Director of Policy, Department of Veterans Affairs' Office of Policy and Planning
Raun Lazier serves as the principal advisor to the deputy assistant secretary for policy on issues related to enterprise-wide policy, strategy, legislative reviews, organizational changes, external engagements and public-private partnerships. He also manages VA’s policy and research agendas.
, Senior Policy Analyst, Department of Veterans Affairs' Office of Policy and Planning
As OPP’s veteran policy research program manager, Nathan Williamson is responsible for leading research and engagement efforts in support of VA’s veterans’ policy research agenda.