Discovery, Healing, Research at the School of Dentistry, March 8

Explore the range of research conducted at the OHSU School of Dentistry during the school's Annual Research Day. The event includes poster presentations and a keynote address by Utkan Demirci,...

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...

Creating the right health approaches and care for the right person is called precision medicine. Getting the right information to make that happen is the goal of the All of Us Research Program from the National Institutes of Health

Recruiting a million people to advance precision medicine, Feb. 14

On Feb. 14, OHSU will host the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Journey, a traveling, hands-on exhibit to raise awareness about the All of Us Research Program — part of the...

Training Opportunity for Responsible Conduct of Research

Are you participating in an NIH training grant award or fellowship? Do you need in-person RCR training? The Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute is offering an 8-hour seminar that...

More information about the changes coming to NIH applications

As you are likely aware, big changes are coming to NIH applications, and the critical deadline of January 25, 2018 is fast approaching. That's when the new Forms E go into effect. These changes...

Coming Changes to NIH Clinical Trials and How They Affect Your Research

Beginning in 2018, NIH is changing the definition of a clinical trial—expanding it beyond its current scope. If you work with human subjects, your research may be affected, including the indirect...

New federal policies issued on clinical trials

The NIH is the largest funder of clinical trials in the U.S., investing over $3 billion each year. Standards for scientific rigor and ethical oversight must be exceptionally high because the health...

New scientific review requirement for some clinical research studies

Concerns have been raised that some human subject scientific protocols that do not receive external peer review have limitations that slow their progress through the IRB.  As the IRB is charged with...