Clinicians and investigators at Kaiser Permanente use research findings to prevent disease and promote the health of our patients. Kristi Reynolds, PhD, MPH, director of epidemiologic research at Kaiser Permanente Southern California, describes her efforts to better detect and treat high blood pressure, a leading cause of heart disease and stroke. Learn more about research at Kaiser Permanente at

Note: This video was filmed before the COVID-19 pandemic. Kaiser Permanente has since instituted safety protocols that include requiring all patients and staff in our facilities to wear masks to prevent the spread of the virus.