Tracy A. Lieu, MD, MPH
Division of Research
2000 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94612


  • Location: Oakland, California
  • Year established: 1961
  • Active studies: 410 in 2012
  • Peer-reviewed publications: 328 in 2012
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Kaiser Permanente Northern California


The Division of Research's mission is to conduct, publish, and disseminate high-quality epidemiologic and health services research that improves the health and health care of Kaiser Permanente members and society at large. To accomplish these goals, the DOR is committed to providing a supportive research environment that fosters independent thinking, creativity, continued learning, and adherence to the highest scientific standards. For more information, visit



Special Research Facilities

  • The Research Program on Genes,
    Environment and Health
  • Comprehensive Clinical Research Unit
  • Vaccine Study Center

Top 3 Funding Agencies

  • National Cancer Institute
  • National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases
  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute