News and Events

  • Researchers begin clinical trial to assess schistosomiasis vaccine

    Researchers begin clinical trial to assess schistosomiasis vaccine

    Participant in KPWHRI trial receives world’s first-ever injection of investigational SchistoShield vaccination.

  • New findings on treating hypertension in pregnancy

    New findings on treating hypertension in pregnancy

    A study led by Dr. Sascha Dublin finds similar outcomes for 3 hypertension medications, filling an evidence gap.

  • Healthy aging: New tool for research and collaboration

    Healthy aging: New tool for research and collaboration

    The Adult Changes in Thought (ACT) Study launches a new website to advance our understanding of brain aging and dementia.


Pediatric research

A Physician Examining Her Patient

Improving child health and care with quality measures

KPWHRI Executive Director Rita Mangione-Smith, MD, MPH, talks about her research to advance pediatric care

Healthy Findings Blog

Dr and patient sitting

Building trust in primary care

Michael Parchman, MD, MPH, explores how relationship-building, “sense-making conversations,” and patience can build trust and promote high-value care.

SONNET study

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Social risks: Do patients want health systems to help?

New research led by Leah Tuzzio, MPH, looks at patients’ unmet social risks and their desire for assistance.

Research

illustration nurse and patient mammogram

Roundup of 3 recent studies on breast cancer screening

New research spotlights overdiagnosis, MRI before surgery, and a new way of predicting breast cancer risk

COVID-19 treatments

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New report supports value of COVID-19 drugs

A team led by KPWHRI's Kai Yeung, PharmD, PhD, reviewed trial results for cost-effectiveness of 3 treatments.

KPWHRI in the Media

Study led by Dr. Beverly Green finds home blood pressure monitoring is an excellent alternative for diagnosing hypertension

Your blood pressure reading is likely more accurate at home

VeryWell Health, March 16, 2022


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