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.
Waning potency of pertussis vaccine a significant contributor to recent whooping cough outbreaks
Mother’s pregnancy weight linked to early puberty in daughters
Whooping cough vaccine becomes less effective over time, study says
Motivational Interviews Help HIV Patients Reduce Alcohol Use
Behavioral Health and Aging
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Conditions
Health Care Delivery and Policy
Women's and Children's Health
Andrew Avins, MD, MPH
Research interests include musculoskeletal and cardiovascular diseases.