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.


obesity

Bariatric surgery keeps weight off in long term

Weight loss persisted for 10 years with Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in Dr. Arterburn’s large multisite study of veterans.

Read it in Healthy Findings.

biostatistics

Preventing dementia: A long-term ACT idea goes mainstream

Next week, biostatistician Dr. Jennifer Bobb attends her second symposium for the 30-year Adult Changes in Thought study. Here’s a meeting preview.

Read it in Healthy Findings.

Health Tip


Both boys and girls should receive the HPV vaccine to protect them from genital warts and several types of cancer when they grow up.


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.