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Why does Diana Miglioretti study the biostatistics of cancer screening?

Family history sparks interest for KPWHRI senior investigator, UC Davis professor, and co-leader of the BCSC.

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Gastric bypass surgery is best for weight loss for severe obesity

Oct. 29, 2018—Largest long-term national study of bariatric surgery, comparing 3 most common operations, is among first PCORnet® results.

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KPWHRI in the media

What every healthcare team should know about suicide prevention

Managed Healthcare Executive, Aug 24, 2018

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Healthy Findings Blog

How should we screen for gestational diabetes?

In our learning health system, we discovered that a new screening approach had increased diagnoses without improving overall outcomes. So remarkably, we switched back.

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Upcoming Events

Sit, Stand or Move: Building the evidence base for sedentary behavior and older adult health.

November 27, 2018
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, 4–5 p.m., Room 1509A

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