In memoriam: Mark Asquith, Ph.D. (1983-2019)

The OHSU School of Medicine announces with great sadness that Mark Asquith, Ph.D., research assistant professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Arthritis and Rheumatic Diseases, died June...

Congratulations to the May 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...

Training pays off: OHSU SoM grads ready for hard conversations

A few years into a Kaiser Northwest Permanente effort to improve their hospitalists’ skills in communicating with patients with life-limiting illness, they began noticing something: clinicians who...

New Ph.D. Program for Biomedical Sciences earns accreditation

PBMS set to launch in fall 2020 It’s official! The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCC) accredited the School of Medicine’s new Ph.D. Program for Biomedical Sciences...

Leadership transition in emergency medicine

After 12 years of service, Dr. John Ma will step down as chair July 8; Dr. Mary Tanski will serve as interim chair John Ma, M.D., chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine, OHSU School of...

Partnering to foster diversity and inclusion

OHSU School of Medicine and Northwest Permanente are partnering to expand the pool of physician mentors for diverse students in the M.D. program. Leaders from both organizations kicked off the...

Diversity in GME continues to increase

100% of OHSU’s residency slots filled In July, 263 new resident and fellow physicians will join OHSU. They are one of the most diverse trainee cohorts in recent history, based on published...

In memoriam: Donald D. Trunkey, M.D. (1937-2019)

Former surgery chair and trauma care advocate leaves behind a legacy The OHSU School of Medicine and Department of Surgery announce with great sadness that Donald D. Trunkey, M.D. R ’64, professor...

Congratulations to the March 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...

Congratulations to the January 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...