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.
Most stroke patients with severe symptoms could seemingly be treated at a primary stroke center
Healthy lifestyle linked to lower risk of preterm birth
Black young adults face higher stroke risk than their white peers
Long-term air pollution exposure may elevate risk for CV mortality in patients with COPD
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Assiamira Ferrara, MD, PhD
Research interests include the epidemiology of diabetes and gestational diabetes.