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.


Aging & Geriatrics

The aging population: Are we ready for 2050?

Dr. Andrea LaCroix writes that in 35 years, the American population aged 65+ will double. What can we do now for their health and independence?

Read about it in Healthy Findings.

Alt. Approaches to Healing

A ‘booster dose’ of more massage helps reduce neck pain

Group Health and University of Vermont researchers find a longer treatment period is better for reducing dysfunction.

Read it in Healthy Findings.

Health Tip


Plan time for check-ups. Kids who make their well-child visits are less likely to land in the hospital. 


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.