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

Few benefits seen for ultrasonograms for women with dense breasts

Dense breasts are a risk factor for breast cancer, and the more dense breasts are, the more difficult it can be to detect cancer on mammograms.

Read about it in GHRI News and Events.

Live Healthy

5 ways to prevent or delay dementia

If you ask doctors what disease their patients fear most, they’ll tell you: dementia. Our research shows there are things you can do to increase your ability to remain healthy and vital as you age. 

Read about it in Live Healthy.

Health Tip

Wearing shoes—not just socks, stockings, or slippery slippers—can help prevent falling, even at home.

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.