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Health Research Institute

We discover ways to prevent illness and improve treatment.
We're making health and health care better for everyone.


news

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Integrating personalized and population medicine

In JAMA, Kaiser Permanente and PCORI experts outline principles for applying genomic data to community health.

healthy findings blog

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New Lancet report offers hope for preventing dementia

Dr. Eric B. Larson, a report contributor, answers questions about reducing risks, disparities, and threats from COVID-19.

research profile

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Which prescription drug policies control patient costs?

Americans worry about medication and health care costs. Dr. Kai Yeung studies policies and laws to reduce them.


Our research

We study health and health care as it happens in everyday settings by everyday people, producing results that are built to work in the real world. We share our results in the public domain to benefit people everywhere.