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.
Telephone coaching helped pregnant women with overweight or obesity manage gestational weight gain
Blood test to identify risk for diabetes after pregnancy in women with gestational diabetes now one step closer
Doctors Concerned COVID-19 Keeps Patients Away as Heart Attack Hospitalizations Plummet
Kaiser study finds coronavirus seriously affects people regardless of age
San Francisco Chronicle
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Julie Schmittdiel, PhD
Research interests are focused on organizational theory and behavior.