Claudia Steiner, MD, MPH

Executive Director

Institute for Health Research

10065 E. Harvard Avenue

Denver, CO  80231


  • Location: Denver, Colorado
  • Year established: 1992
  • Active studies: 185 in 2015
  • Peer-reviewed publications: 87 in 2015
  • Website:


Kaiser Permanente Colorado

  • Headquarters: Denver, Colorado
  • Year established: 1968
  • CEO: Roland Lyon
  • CMO: Margaret Ferguson, MD
  • Patients/members served: 665,000
  • Areas served: Denver metro area, Boulder, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, Lafayette, Parker, Ft. Collins, Greeley, Longmont, Loveland, and the mountain communities in Summit and Eagle Counties (map)
  • Website, Colorado region:


The mission of the Institute for Health Research is to conduct research that can be translated into clinical practice, health promotion, and policies to influence the health of individuals and populations. For more information, visit:



Special Research Facilities

  • Centralized Clinical Trials Office

Top 3 Funding Agencies

  • National Institutes of Health 
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention