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.
New Kaiser Permanente Study Improves Follow-up of Chest Pain in Emergency Department Patients
Kidney Disease Patients with Implantable Heart Defibrillators at Greater Risk of Hospitalization
Risk Scores Combined With Lower Troponin Cut Points May Help Refine Rule-Out Tests for Chest Pain
Fast Stroke Response Reported by Kaiser
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Carlos Iribarren, MD, MPH, PhD
Research interests include the genetic determinants of coronary disease.