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.


Healthy Communities

If you can’t bike to work … bus!

As we close out National Bike Month, Michelle Chapdelaine has a confession: She’s never biked to work. And she doesn't feel compelled to try.

Read about it in Healthy Findings.

Birnbaum Endowed Lecture 2015

Patient Engagement in the Digital Age

The 2015 Hilde and Bill Birnbaum Endowed Lecture, "Patient Engagement in the Digital Age," with keynote speaker Dr. Mike Evans, will take place on Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at the Washington State Convention Center.

See it in Events.

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Health Tip


Your kids receive the best protection from the HPV vaccine at age 11–12—well before they become sexually active.


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.