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  • HINRI - VIC Connection

    1. 1. Partnering With Veterans Innovation Center Translational
    2. 2. ASFC: For the past 120 years, the Armed Forces Services Corporation (AFSC) has been a leading provider of health and human services for military personnel, veterans and their families. NGO Gateway : In January 2009, the Veterans Administration (VA) Secretary held a press conference to announce the launch of the Veterans Innovation Center (VIC) to create a Non-Government Organization (NGO) Gateway Program outside of government. History
    3. 3. Concept Overview <ul><li>VETERANS INNOVATION CENTER (VIC) MISSION: </li></ul><ul><li>“ To ensure that the aggregate resources and compassion of the NGO community are optimized in their work with Service Members, Veterans and their Families.” (VIC From Web) </li></ul><ul><li>HEALTHCARE INSTITUTE FOR NEURO-RECOVERY INNOVATION LABS (HINRI) MISSION: </li></ul><ul><li>“ To build a nationally recognized nexus for academia, science, medicine, business, philanthropy, and public policy to advance patient-centered research, rehabilitation and treatment for neurological impairments due to injury, disease, or congenital causes.” (HINRI.com) </li></ul>
    4. 4. Problem Statement <ul><li>“ 4,000 NGO’s will spend $200 MM to assist troops returning from Iraq and Afghanistan”* </li></ul><ul><li>VA Concerns with NGO’s: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Poor Management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Duplication of Existing Services </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>No Effort to Partner Strategically or Tactically </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Lack of Accountability </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enormous variance in effectiveness, efficiency and quality </li></ul></ul>* Geoff Deutsch - CEO/Chairman Armed Forces Service Corporation
    5. 5. Solution <ul><li>Accelerate/Benchmark NGO Improvements in Quality and Efficiency : Build performance metrics, identify top performers, gather “Mission Community” (strategic/financial partners) experts/ideas and create best-practice exchanges </li></ul><ul><li>Foster Partnerships : Integrate NGO, business and government efforts at strategic/tactical levels (interface with DoD/VA/DoL programs) </li></ul><ul><li>Identify/Fill Gaps : Assist NGOs/Government with rapid response </li></ul><ul><li>Educate Donors : Direct donors to highest-yield investments </li></ul><ul><li>Create Social Value Metrics : Evaluate organizational structure, leadership, and programs to quantify success </li></ul><ul><li>Expand NGO Veteran Services : Provide more effective research, rehabilitation and treatment (HINRI Partnership) </li></ul>
    6. 6. Translational Research Basic Research “ P of P” Research Clinical Research Clinical Practice University Partners HINRI Labs Shepherd Center Trauma Centers “ Proof of Principle” Research – Does the basic science & new ideas hold true for human patients? HINRI Translational Lab’s patient-centered clinical trial platform will foster collaboration between universities and clinical research centers.
    7. 7. Translational Rehabilitation Medication Therapy Physical Health Nutrition Socialization Readiness for Employment Education Spirituality Leisure Activities Family and Friends Patient Centered Care & Goals Normality Functionality Fulfillment Independence “ Mission Communities” - Strategic & Financial Partners To Address: Physical/Mental/Spritual Health; Home Ownership/Homelessness/Houshold Needs; Education/Employment; Case Management/Mentoring; Resource Directories/Benefits Counseling; Recreation/Civic Engagement; Legal/Financial; Family; Celebration/Recognition; Foundations; Transportation; Respite Care; Legislative Policy
    8. 8. Test & Develop Best Practices Rehabilitation HINRI Business Model Translational Treatment Promote/Conduct Clinical Trials Restoration Collaborate on Best Practices Rehabilitation Foundations & Charities Common Mission Collaborate on Best Practices Rehabilitation Venture Philanthropy Common Goals Coordinate & Support Research Strategic Partners Collaboration Translational “ Turning knowledge into practice to Transform Lives” US Military Wounded Veterans Patients Patient Centered Clinical & Lifestyle Recovery Government, VA, Private Insurance Capital
    9. 9. VIC Business Model VIC - Spinal Cord Injury & Brain Trauma --Atlanta, GA-- ARMED FORCES SERVICES CORP VETERANS COALITION* FINANCIAL PARTNERS STRATEGIC PARTNERS * Veterans Coalition - American Legion, AMVETS, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Paralyzed Veterans of America, and Disabled American Veterans Translational RESEARCH Academic, Scientific, Clinical, Military, Governmental CREATE NEW STANDARD OF VETERAN CARE TRANSFORM PATIENT CARE General Population CLINICAL TRIALS Trauma & Rehab Centers, Corporate
    10. 10. Next Steps <ul><ul><li>Fund/Open the Atlanta VIC </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Launch HINRI Translational Labs at the Shepherd Center to create a collaborative research, rehabilitation and treatment platform </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Create National/International Clinical Trail Network to fast track FDA approval and provide companies access to the US market </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Partner with Venture Firms to Open Central Nervous System (CNS) Satellite Investment Offices in Atlanta </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Attract/Build New CNS Companies to/in Georgia </li></ul></ul>