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...

Gerlinger Research Award applications due July 6, 2018

School of Medicine faculty members are eligible to apply for up to $40,000 in funding from the Gerlinger Research Award. The award can be used for salary, equipment or supplies. Preference will be...

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,...