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

Continuous medical care is crucial for people with dementia

Dr. Larson discusses how continuity of care for dementia patients may lower costs, emergency visits, and hospital stays.

Read it in Healthy Findings.


Bariatric surgery may have ‘legacy effect’ on diabetes complications

Dr. Arterburn linked even short-term diabetes remission to less risk for microvascular kidney, eye, and limb diseases      

Read it in Healthy Findings.

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.