Joan M. Teno, M.D., M.S., professor of general internal medicine and geriatrics at the OHSU School of Medicine

Joan Teno talks innovation in care of the seriously ill

Joan Teno, M.D., above, has devoted her career to measuring and improving the quality of end-of-life care for vulnerable populations, especially those in nursing homes. (OHSU/Kristyna...

Fruit and vegetables

New understanding of maternal diet, growth/energy homeostasis

OHSU researchers define molecular basis to explain link between a pregnant mother’s nutrition and infant growth.  In a study published online in Nature Communications, a research team led by...

Claudio Mello, Ph.D., a professor of behavioral neuroscience

Hummingbird’s call provides new insight about vocal learning

A team led by Claudio Mello, M.D., Ph.D., has made a discovery that may provide insight about the mechanism that enables people to master hearing and speech: A hummingbird with a call well above the...