Dr. Kurt A. Freeman receives endowed professorship

Kurt A. Freeman, Ph.D., ABPP, professor of pediatrics and psychiatry, OHSU School of Medicine, and director of the Institute on Development and Disability (IDD), was appointed Oct. 31 as the...

Drs. Jogender Singh (left), Alejandro Aballay

Learning to stay away

When roundworms get a gut infection from disease-causing bacteria, signals from their gut teach them to avoid the same bacteria in the future. Bacteria that cause disease may be microscopic, but...

Caring for one another: A message from Dean Sharon Anderson

Celebrating our second-annual Gratitude Tree project and remembering Deans John Kendall and Mark Richardson Dec. 19, 2019 - We do a lot of talking about wellness these days.  Creating a work...

Dr. John Kendall

In memoriam: John W. Kendall Jr., M.D. F ’62 (1929-2019)

Cancelled: April 17 Celebration of Life UPDATE March 16 : The School of Medicine and the Kendall Family have cancelled the 3 p.m., April 17, Celebration of Life for Dean Emeritus John Kendall at the...

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...

What dogs can teach us

Researchers in the lab of Elaine Ostrander, Ph.D. ’87, are conducting one of the largest collaborative experiments between NIH scientists and the general public. The focus? Dog...

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...