Transforming Health Through Research
Learn more about our research
The Division of Research transforms health through research and by finding the best ways to deliver health care to Kaiser Permanente members and society.
We provide support and direction to external partners and clinician researchers with all aspects of collaborating, planning and conducting clinical research within Kaiser Permanente Northern California.
Visit the KP Study Search website to find out how participating in research studies benefits participants and society at large, and learn which studies are looking for participants.
Mother’s pregnancy weight linked to early puberty in daughters
Large study links genetic marker of aging to greater neighborhood deprivation
Here's How Emergency Contraception Actually Works
Fewer Periods May Mean Higher Dementia Risk
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Andrew Karter, PhD
Research interests include epidemiology and health services research in diabetes.