Sami Friedrich, a crab, and the Oregon Coast

Birds, song, and how we use language

Sami Friedrich starts her days checking for zebra finch eggs and hatchlings. She is a graduate student in the lab of Claudio Mello, M.D., Ph.D., working to understand the molecular genetic and...

Student video highlights Research Week collaboration and community

2018 Research Week, April 30 to May 2, is an OHSU-wide event that celebrates research performed by students, faculty, research-ranked employees, postdocs and staff across all schools, centers,...

Wandering minds and ADHD: Brittany Alperin unpacks the relationship

How the mind wanders in people with ADHD and how mind wandering is related to impairment — this is the focus of Brittany Alperin’s research. Brittany is a Ph.D. candidate mentored by Joel...

Christie Binder, M.D., Ph.D.

The search for liver cancer biomarkers: Christie Binder In the Lab

For now, liver transplant is the only cure for hepatocellular carcinoma, the most common liver cancer in the United States. Patients with cirrhosis are most likely to develop hepatocellular...

Cochrane Fertility Regulation group established at OHSU

A new Cochrane review group for fertility regulation is being established at OHSU. The Fertility Regulation Group is charged with assessing the best available evidence on fertility regulation,...

Three questions for Alejandro Aballay

Alejandro Aballay, Ph.D., joined OHSU as chair of the Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology in September 2017. He came to OHSU from Duke University Medical Center, where he was...

Joe Voje joined OHSU as chief information security officer in May 2017.

Who’s new at OHSU? Joe Voje

Joe Voje is the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at OHSU. Before joining OHSU in May, Joe worked as CISO for the City and County of San Francisco. He's an active contributor to the...

OHSU places in top 20 of Nature’s Index 2017 Innovation

OHSU is among the top institutions in the world for influencing innovation, according to a recently published supplement to the journal Nature. OHSU placed in the top 20 of Nature's Index 2017...

Avathamsa Athirasala In the Lab

Tissue engineering and regeneration: Avathamsa Athirasala In the Lab

More than 15 million root canals are performed each year in the United States. That’s 41,000 every day. Improving the long-term success of these procedures is part of what Avathamsa Athirasala aims...