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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.

Aging & Geriatrics

Dr. Eric Larson will discuss his book Enlightened Aging: Building Resilience for a Long, Active Life

Friday, June 2, 10:30 a.m.

Dr. Larson to speak at KP Senior Caucus meeting.

Read about it in KPWHRI Events.


Deep machine learning: Can it lead to cancer screening improvements?

A nonprofit, open-science organization offers $1.2 million for advances that increase accuracy.

Read about it in Healthy Findings

Health Tip

Control your risk of acquiring Alzheimer's by reducing cardiovascular problems like high blood pressure, high cholesterol, diabetes, and abnormal heart rhythm.

Our Research

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.