Ten individuals on the department’s leadership team—which includes scientists, clinicians, and administrators—share responsibility for guiding the development of the research program at Kaiser Permanente Southern California. The team brings together diverse experience and expertise with the intent of fulfilling a shared vision: building a research program dedicated to transformative health research.
Senior Director of Research Steven Jacobsen, MD, PhD
, heads the scientific team at the Department of Research & Evaluation and has overall responsibility for the direction of the research program at Kaiser Permanente Southern California. A chronic epidemiologist by training, Dr. Jacobsen’s primary research interests include men’s health and vaccine safety and effectiveness research. He has authored or co-authored more than 400 peer-reviewed manuscripts.
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