Transforming health and health care delivery through research
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The Division of Research is known for research that transforms health by discovering the key drivers of health and disease, and identifying effective and efficient ways to deliver health care.
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.
Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitals Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Failure
Greater Burden of Atrial Fibrillation Linked to Higher Stroke Risk
Study: Mothers’ weight linked to daughters’ early puberty
Girls born to obese moms far more likely to start puberty early, study finds
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Paola Gilsanz, ScD
Research interests include cardiovascular and psychosocial risk factors for dementia.