For the Media


Are you a member of the news media?

Our goal is to make your job easier. We can quickly arrange for you to interview our scientists about their research or the work of others. We can also provide news releases, photographs, videos, and backgrounders—and access to patients who participate in our research and would like to be interviewed. 


Media contact

Amelia Apfel
(425) 507-5455

KPWHRI In the Media

Kaiser Permanente Washington research is covered often in news media including the AP, New York Times, NPR, Reuters, Seattle Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today.

KPWHRI In The Media

Finding clues to dementia and Alzheimer’s

Tracking King County seniors (and their brains) for clues to dementia and Alzheimer’s

Seattle Times, April 14, 2023

KPWHRI In the Media

Simpler models for predicting suicide risk work comparably to more complex ones

For effective AI, keep it simple

Politico Future Pulse, March 28, 2023

Recent news

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KPWHRI in the media

Reducing sitting improves blood pressure for older adults

Just 30 minutes less sitting time per day cuts seniors’ high blood pressure

U.S. News & World Report, March 28, 2024