• 2023 Highlights

    Read about the research that made headlines over the last year.

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  • Our Mission

    KPWHRI improves health, well-being, and health equity for our members and all communities through collaborative research and evaluation.

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  • Our Research

    Discovering what works best for health and health care.

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    Read about our latest news and findings.

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Welcome to Kaiser Permanente Washington
Health Research Institute

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


Multiracial women enjoying working out together outside

Personalized coaching shows promise for delaying memory loss

Trial is the first to test an individualized approach to improve dementia risk factors.

Healthy findings blog


Making a difference at the Seattle/King County Clinic

KPWHRI volunteers help deliver free medical, dental, and optical care to attendees of the 4-day clinic.

Healthy findings blog


What works to meet complex needs in diabetes care?

An ACT Center partnership is helping a nonprofit engage patients and provide comprehensive care.

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.