Researchers & Collaborators


WORKING TOGETHER FOR THE PUBLIC GOOD

Our leaders have been instrumental in forming large, multi-institutional research networks that bring the statistical power and population diversity of big data to health research.

Building powerful partnerships

Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute scientists and staff have decades of experience collaborating with researchers from other health plans and academic institutions. Our research partners benefit from  expertise in study design, data sharing, survey research, grants and contract administration, and more.


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Improving health outcomes and preventing obesity in 60 US communities

A 12-article report features CCHE on decade of Kaiser Permanente Community Health Initiatives, write Drs. Allen Cheadle and Elena Kuo.

Kaiser Permanente researchers explore patients’ marijuana use

Routinely asking about cannabis use can better serve patients by helping clinicians start conversations about risks and benefits.

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What to expect after a screening breast MRI vs. mammography alone

Diana Buist and BCSC find screening MRI leads to more biopsies, finding fewer cancers, regardless of breast cancer history: JAMA Internal Medicine.

How can your neighborhood nudge you toward healthier behavior?

Dr. Arterburn and UW/KPWHRI team go hyperlocal with $2.67-million Moving to Health award from NIDDK on ‘built environment.’

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