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Kaiser Permanente Statement on the Passing of State Representative Mitch Greenlick, PhD

Kaiser Permanente mourns the loss of State Representative Merwyn (Mitch) Greenlick, PhD. Rep. Greenlick was the founding director of Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research—a position he held for more than 30 years beginning in 1964.

May 17, 2020


Center for Health Research Rapidly Launches COVID-19 Studies

CHR Rapidly Launches COVID-19 Studies

Clinical Trial and Surveillance Studies Underway

April 17, 2020

Press Release

Kaiser Permanente Northwest Accelerates Focus on Genomic Research

Kaiser Permanente Northwest Accelerates Focus on Genomic Research

Center for Health Research builds on nationally recognized genetics experts to centralize translational and applied genomic research

Dec 5, 2019

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