Transforming health and health care delivery through research
Learn more about our research
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.
Partners of Newly Diagnosed Diabetes Patients More Likely to Adopt Healthy Behaviors
Acute Kidney Injury in Hospitals Linked to Increased Risk of Heart Failure
Diabetes Diagnosis 'Silver Lining'? Other Family Members' Health May Improve
US News and World Report/HealthDay
Human Insulin as Good as Costly Synthetic Versions
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Susan Brown, PhD
Research interests include behavioral interventions for weight management, physical activity, and dietary change.