News and Events

  • Vaccine hesitancy in the time of COVID-19

    Vaccine hesitancy in the time of COVID-19

    Can lessons from Immunity Community help build acceptance of COVID-19 vaccines? Clarissa Hsu, PhD, thinks so.

  • Flu shot Q & A: Does COVID-19 change our approach?

    Flu shot Q & A: Does COVID-19 change our approach?

    KPWHRI’s Michael L. Jackson, PhD, MPH, talks about influenza vaccine research in the age of the pandemic.

  • New research identifies flaws in hypertension diagnoses

    New research identifies flaws in hypertension diagnoses

    KPWHRI investigator’s recent AHA presentations highlight problems in blood pressure readings.


Live Healthy

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How effective is acupuncture for chronic back pain?

Complementary and integrative care offers many options for back pain. Much of what we know comes from KPWHRI research.

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A pathologist, Dr. Reva Ricketts-Loriaux, looks through her microscope.

Why you should join Kaiser Permanente Research Bank

Watch and learn how all Washington members can be part of research that could improve health for millions.

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Why COVID-19 forecasts are hard to make

In predicting disease, some mathematical models are more reliable than others. Dr. Greg Simon explains why.

Innovations in Care

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Future is now: Virtual care is transforming health systems

Katie Coleman describes how the pandemic boosted adoption of telehealth and how research is vital for it to thrive.

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COVID-19 vaccine trial registry opens for volunteers

For future studies of COVID-19 vaccines, KPWHRI seeks Seattle-area residents 18 and older.

KPWHRI In the Media

Improving outcomes, preventing obesity in 60 US communities

Better playground design could help kids get more exercise

Science News, Aug 9, 2020


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