Group Health Research Institute

We do practical research that helps you and your family stay healthy.
We discover ways to prevent illness and improve treatment.
We’re making health and health care better for everyone.

News and Events

GHRI names 21 ‘clinical associates’

Dr. Eric Chen, MD, PhD, is among the Group Health physicians and leaders to receive this new appointment.

Read about it in GHRI News and Events

Live Healthy

Back pain: Do's and don’ts to get you back in action

Back pain affects nearly everyone at some point—causing pain, anxiety, and disruption of your daily activities. Fortunately, research shows that low back pain is rarely caused by serious underlying disease, and there are things you can do to ease your pain.

Read about it in Live Healthy

Health Tip

Exercising three or more times a week may lower your risk of dementia by 30 to 40 percent.

Our research

We study health and health care as it happens in everyday settings by everyday people, producing results that are built to work in the real world. We share our results in the public domain to benefit people everywhere.