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.


Health Services & Economics

‘Follow the money’ to reduce cost and improve health care

Regardless of what’s ahead for the ACA, the U.S. must reduce health spending. Dr. Eric B. Larson points to a University of Washington study that reveals how.

Read it in our Healthy Findings blog, and Healthcare in America.

Healthy Communities

Watch our new video, ‘The Community Resource Specialist role’

Dr. Clarissa Hsu invites you to see three patients and two community resource specialists tell the story of creating this powerful new role in community health care.

See it and read about it in Healthy Findings

Health Tip


Controlling blood sugar reduces dementia risk, even if you don’t have diabetes.


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.