Dr. Jacob Estes

Jacob Estes to Lead Vaccine & Gene Therapy Institute

Jacob Estes, Ph.D., will become the director of the Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute at Oregon Health & Science University beginning Dec. 1, 2022. Dr. Estes joined VGTI in 2017. He is...

Brandon Wilder, Ph.D., on the search for humans without malaria

Malaria is as old as humans; we have never lived without it. That is exactly what Brandon Wilder, Ph.D., is trying to change. Wilder, assistant professor at the Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute...

Three new core directors at OHSU

OHSU's University Shared Resources program, which serves researchers across the university, has three new leaders in core laboratories. Andrea DeBarber, Ph.D. is now the director of the...

$48 million award to build on a bedrock of innovation

 $48 million award to increase capacity to develop preventative, therapeutic, policy interventions OHSU’s Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute, or OCTRI, (pronounced oak tree),...

Journal Science recognizes Vollum postdoc Kevin Guttenplan, Ph.D.

Kevin Guttenplan, Ph.D., a postdoctoral scholar in the Vollum Institute, authored an essay recognized today as a finalist in the Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology from the journal...

Pie charts showing acute and chronic complications among patients with diabetes.

Three-fourths of patients with diabetes have chronic complications

About one in eight are diagnosed with acute complications. Community Health Centers help prevent and manage both. Community Health Centers (CHCs) provide crucial primary care to people with...