Let’s turn our anguish into action

 A message from School of Medicine Dean Sharon Anderson Dr. Quinn Capers IV was just here from Ohio State last week talking about implicit bias and its role in health disparities. At his...

Dr. Quinn Capers IV lays down the challenge: break the inertia

By Erin Hoover Barnett and Tracey Lam Oct. 10, 2019 -- Second-year anesthesiology resident Dr. Jason Campbell teared up introducing Dr. Quinn Capers IV at his campus wide lecture Oct. 10, not...

Video: Discover Your Ph.D.!

Don't miss this OHSU School of Medicine video featuring faculty and Ph.D. students as they talk about the new Ph.D. Program in Biomedical Sciences and the educational and research excellence of...

What is health literacy?

"I sent a MyChart message to my provider to ask about a medication they recently prescribed me. During my visit, they informed me that since it was a new medication and it is expensive, insurance...

Pictured, from left to right, Jon Purnell, Amy Valent, Diane Stadler, Fred Gregory, Viola Artikova, Laurie Armsby, Lisa Rhuman, Sandrine Willaime-Morawek, Ph.D., FHEA, Associate Professor at University of Southhampton, UK, Kent Thornburg, Ph.D., Jeannie Thornburg, Nabil Alkayed’s daughter.

Moore Institute hosts nutrition science conference in Uzbekistan

OHSU researchers bring latest science linking early nutrition to later chronic disease risk The Bob and Charlee Moore Institute for Nutrition & Wellness at OHSU is partnering with Uzbekistan to...

Do you know a physician assistant? Take time to recognize them

Help celebrate PA Week Oct. 6-12; use the hashtag #PAWeek on social media Did you know there are 150 physician assistants practicing at OHSU? And each year, the OHSU PA Program graduates more than...

Growing Latinx community in the School of Medicine

Christopher Ponce Campuzano and Luis Francisco Diaz met at a Center for Diversity and Inclusion event while applying to OHSU in October 2018 and soon discovered what they had in common. Both...

Congratulations to the September 2019 ROSE Award recipients

OHSU’s ROSE (Recognizing Outstanding Service Excellence) Award program celebrates employees, students and volunteers who provide outstanding service beyond the normal scope of their jobs. Meet...

Dean’s Message: It takes all of us to advance health for all

Colleagues, We know that, despite gains, women remain under-represented in the top faculty ranks in academic medicine, hovering at less than a quarter of full professors across the basic and...

Dr. Laura Ibsen receives endowed professorship

PICU leader named to Alice K. Fax Professorship of Pediatric Intensive Care Laura Ibsen, M.D., professor of pediatrics, OHSU School of Medicine, was appointed Sept. 4 as the recipient of the Alice...