Press Releases

Overview Video about the Center for Effectiveness & Safety Research

Overview Video about the Center for Effectiveness & Safety Research

Elizabeth A. McGlynn, PhD, director of the Kaiser Permanente Center for Effectiveness & Safety Research, talks about how the center develops information that enhances to the ability of Kaiser Permanente's clinicians and patients to make care decisions together.

Mothers’ Excess Pregnancy Weight Gain and Elevated Blood Sugar ‘Imprint’ Obesity in Children

Mothers’ Excess Pregnancy Weight Gain and Elevated Blood Sugar ‘Imprint’ Obesity in Children

Children whose mothers gain excess weight or have elevated blood sugar during their pregnancies are more likely to become overweight or obese during their first decade of life.

New Study Shows Mental Health Diagnoses and Treatment Vary Significantly by Race and Ethnicity

New Study Shows Mental Health Diagnoses and Treatment Vary Significantly by Race and Ethnicity

A large study from Kaiser Permanente, involving more than 7 million adults, found significant differences in the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions based on the race and ethnicity of the patients.