Published on in Vol 5 , No 2 (2016) :Apr-Jun

The Patient Outcomes Research To Advance Learning (PORTAL) Network Adult Overweight and Obesity Cohort: Development and Description

The Patient Outcomes Research To Advance Learning (PORTAL) Network Adult Overweight and Obesity Cohort: Development and Description

The Patient Outcomes Research To Advance Learning (PORTAL) Network Adult Overweight and Obesity Cohort: Development and Description

Deborah R Young 1 * , PhD ;   Beth A Waitzfelder 2 * , PhD ;   David Arterburn 3 * , MD ;   Gregory A Nichols 4 * , PhD ;   Assiamira Ferrara 5 * , MD, PhD ;   Corinna Koebnick 1 * , PhD ;   Ayae Yamamoto 1 * , ScM ;   Matthew F Daley 6 * , MD ;   Nancy E Sherwood 7 * , PhD ;   Michael A Horberg 8 * , MD ;   Lee Cromwell 9 * , MS ;   Kristina H Lewis 10 * , MD, MPH, SM

1 Kaiser Permanente Southern California , Department of Research & Evaluation , Pasadena , CA , US

2 Kaiser Permanente Hawaii , Center for Health Research , Honolulu , HI , US

3 Group Health Research Institute , Seattle , WA , US

4 Kaiser Permanente Northwest , Center for Health Research , Portland , OR , US

5 Kaiser Permanente Northern California , Division of Research , Oakland , CA , US

6 Kaiser Permanente Colorado , Institute for Health Research , Denver , CO , US

7 HealthPartners Institute , Bloomington , MN , US

8 Mid-Atlantic Permanente Research Institute , Rockville , MD , US

9 Kaiser Permanente Georgia , Atlanta , GA , US

10 Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center , Department of Epidemiology & Prevention , Winston-Salem , NC , US

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Deborah R Young, PhD
  • Kaiser Permanente Southern California
  • Department of Research & Evaluation
  • 2nd Fl.
  • 100 S. Los Robles
  • Pasadena, CA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 626-564-3887
  • Email: deborah.r.young@kp.org