IHR in Recent News

May 2024

    SONNET Spring 2024 Newsletter | May 2024
    Morgan Clennin, PhD, MPH, KPCO Institute for Health investigator, is featured twice in the SONNET Spring 2024 Newsletter for her work in social health research using data from Kaiser Permanente’s National Social Health Surveys.
    • Dr. Clennin and her team shared in a new SONNET report that KP members who experience any financial strain, food insecurity or housing instability were 21% more likely to visit the emergency department.
    • Her recently published paper “Association of Housing Instability with Obesity Status Among Insured Adults” in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, uses the same data to show that KP members who experienced high levels of housing instability were nearly twice as likely to have severe obesity.

April 2024

    HCSRN 2024 Meeting | April 10
    Jennifer Boggs, PhD, MSW, investigator at the Institute for Health Research, was awarded Healthcare Systems Research Network (HCSRN) Investigator of the Year during the 2024 meeting in Milwaukee, WI. Her abstract on "Results from a Hybrid Effectiveness-Implementation Trial to Improve Uptake of a Secure Firearm Storage Program in Pediatric Primary Care" was reviewed on specific criteria including abstract quality, relevance and originality, quality of science, and impact, generalizability, and scalability. Dr. Boggs was presented with the award on April 10, 2024 by HCSRN Governing Board Chair, Michael Horberg, MD. https://www.hcsrnmeeting.org/

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March 2021

    CNN | March 1
    The FDA granted emergency use authorization for the Johnson & Johnson vaccine on Saturday. Matthew F. Daley, MD, Kaiser Permanente pediatrician and senior investigator at the Institute for Health Research is quoted in several national publications on how this will help increase vaccine supply across the US. Dr. Daley is a panel member for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices. https://us.cnn.com/2021/02/28/health/johnson-and-johnson-acip-meeting/index.html

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October 2020

    5280 Magazine | October 14
    In a paid article, Kaiser Permanente's Institute for Health Research is profiled for its work on COVID-19 treatments and studies. Claudia Steiner, MD, executive medical director of Kaiser Permanente's Institute for Health Research (IHR) and Rebecca Boxer, MD, director of clinical trials for the IHR are quoted. https://paidposts.5280.com/kaiser-oct2020/

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