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The Division of Research Celebrates 50 Years of Health Research

27. November 2012

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This Fall, the Kaiser Permanente Division of Research celebrated 50 years of excellence in health research. This display, highlighting the Division’s history and hallmark work, can be viewed at 1950 Franklin.

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SPG and SAS Take On Big Data

13. November 2012

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   “Big Data” is getting bigger all the time, particularly in medicine and life sciences, where genomic data, clinical trial data, electronic health records and research study data come by the terabyte and petabyte. The challenge, and the future, lies in organizing it, managing it, bringing it together and presenting it in ways that facilitate […]

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Pacific Islanders, South Asians and Filipinos Have Higher Rates of Diabetes Than All Other Ethnic Groups

13. November 2012

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Rates of diagnosed diabetes are much higher among some Asian subgroups than is apparent when aggregating all Asians as a whole, according to a new study by the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research and the University of California, San Francisco. In this first study to look at Asian subgroup differences in a population […]

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Division’s study search portal up and running

21. September 2011

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To help physicians locate clinical trials or research studies that may be appropriate for their patients, the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research has launched the Clinical Trials and Research Studies website at www.kpstudysearch.kaiser.org. To search for clinical trials or research studies conducted by Kaiser Permanente Northern California investigators, simply type descriptive words, phrases […]

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