Chasing his dream

DACA student Christopher Ponce Campuzano starts medical school with hard work and determination. He hopes to become a pediatric oncologist or pediatric cardiologist caring for underserved children...

Giving the gift of compassionate communication

Ronald Naito, M.D. '78, will leave a legacy in mindfully conveying difficult news. By Carin Moonin The U.S. health care system prioritizes efficiency in provider-patient interactions. But when...

Mini Med School opens career pathways for more youth

Sometimes seeing and doing is believing. That’s the premise behind the Mini Med School. The OHSU School of Medicine’s Global Health and Urban Underserved College (GHUU) invites high school...

Congratulations to the November 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...

Mentor the change you want to see in the world

The Diversity Mentorship Partnership with Northwest Permanente celebrates the success of its first cohort  For second-year M.D. student Evan Mitchell, pursuing a career as a physician seemed...

Celebrating nurse practitioners at OHSU: Meet Shelby Lee Freed

The observance of National Nurse Practitioner Week (Nov. 12-18) provides us an opportunity to recognize our nurse practitioners (NP) and increase awareness of the exceptional care that these NPs...

Gratitude Tree Wellness Project returns to spread kindness through SOM

Dean Sharon Anderson is bringing back the Gratitude Tree Wellness project for a second year and she invites all employees and learners to participate in spreading messages of gratitude and kindness...

Integrating the OHSU Practice Plan into OHSU Health

By Drs. Sharon Anderson and John Hunter Nov. 1, 2019 -- With OHSU President Danny Jacobs’ finalization of the OHSU 2025 strategic plan and the upcoming launch of OHSU Health, the new brand for...

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Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Research Leadership Scholars

The Research Leadership Scholars program provides School of Medicine graduate students with opportunities to develop leadership skills by participating in OHSU research planning and...