Posts Tagged ‘125 years’

125th lecture series: Sir Bruce Ponder discusses genes and cancer, July 9

For the next event in the 125th Anniversary Lecture Series, the OHSU School of Medicine in conjunction with the Knight Cancer Institute invite you to a lecture from Sir Bruce Ponder, M.D., Ph.D., FRS, professor of oncology and director, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Research Institute, University of Cambridge. When: July 9, 2013 at 4 p.m. Where: OHSU Hospital, 8th floor auditorium Who: All OHSU faculty, staff and trainees About the lecture Dr. Ponder will update … Read More

125th lecture: Eric Topol, M.D., discusses human digitization, June 12

The next speaker in the 125th Anniversary Lecture series is Eric Topol, M.D., director, Scripps Translational Science Institute, who will explain how digitizing human beings reboots the future of medicine. When: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 12 p.m. Where: OHSU Auditorium Who: As with all 125th anniversary lectures, the entire OHSU community is invited and members of the public are also welcome. About the Lecture Pioneering geneticist and cardiologist Eric Topol, M.D., will share his perspective on the … Read More

Nobelist Steven Chu to give lecture at OHSU, April 23

Next up in the 125th Anniversary Lecture series is Steven Chu, Ph.D., Nobel Prize Winner, physicist and outgoing U.S. Secretary of Energy. When: Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 6 p.m. Where: OHSU Auditorium Who: All OHSU faculty, staff and trainees. *Lecture is free, but a reservation is suggested, as seating is limited and a large audience is expected. Please RSVP. About the lecture: “Dr. Chu goes to Washington” Human health and well-being depend on a … Read More

125th lecture series: Eric Dishman on accelerating personal health, April 1

Next up in the 125th Anniversary Lecture series is Eric Dishman, Intel Fellow and General Manager, Intel Health Strategy & Solutions. When: April 1, 2013 at 5 p.m. Where: OHSU Auditorium. Reception following in the Great Hall with posters and demos from the Department of Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology. Who: All OHSU faculty, staff and trainees About the lecture Can you imagine a time when disruptive technology has catalyzed change in such a way … Read More

125th lecture series: Amanda Bennett on cost and health care in the U.S., Feb. 4

Next up in the 125th Anniversary Lecture series is Amanda Bennett, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and executive editor of projects and investigations at Bloomberg News. When: February 4, 2013 at 5 p.m. Where: OHSU Auditorium/Old Library Building Thank you, students! The first 50 students will receive a copy of The Cost of Hope; just bring your student ID (from any institution) A reception and book signing will follow the lecture After the illness and death of … Read More

125th lecture series: George Mejicano, M.D., discusses the evolution of education, Jan. 15

The next speaker in the “Imagine the Future with Us” lecture series will be George Mejicano, M.D. on Adaptation and Evolution in Education: Surviving the Impact of the Comet that’s Headed our Way. When: January 15, 2013 at 5 p.m. Where: OHSU Auditorium/Old Library Building Are you prepared for the changes ahead in the world of education? What must we do now to prepare for them? Come meet and greet Dr. Mejicano, a new senior leader … Read More

Researchers take first and second place in OHSU-wide scavenger hunt

We’re excited to announce that two teams of OHSU researchers took home first and second place in the recent OHSU-wide 125th Anniversary Scavenger Hunt. In first place, members of team “Extracellular Matrix” took home $250 each. Team members included: Tiera Liby, a research associate with Biomedial Engineering Katie Johnson, a research assistant with Molecular and Medical Genetics Joe Garay, a postdoctoral researcher with Biomedical Engineering Shenda Gu, a research assistant with Biomedical Engineering Spencer Watson, … Read More

Juan Enriquez joins OHSU experts to discuss the “life code” revolution, Nov. 14

TED speaker and futurist Juan Enriquez, MBA, will join OHSU’s Brian Druker, Joe Gray, Mary Stenzel-Poore and Robert Hitzemann for a discussion on the “life code” revolution: reshaping the global economy. Speakers will speculate on the role of academic medicine and research in the 21st century as we adapt to the ever-changing political, economic, and cultural climates. When: November 14, 2012 – Noon Where: OHSU Auditorium For more information, visit the School of Medicine Research Voice. … Read More

125 years, 125 clues: OHSU-wide scavenger hunt runs Nov. 2-19

In honor of our 125th anniversary, or quasquicentennial, all OHSU employees and students are invited to participate in a massive, 125-question scavenger hunt. The prizes aren’t too shabby: $2,000 donated to the charity of your choice, $250 cash, or private party on the tram–just to name a few. Plus, there are opportunities to win even if you only have time to answer a few questions. Get the clues and view the rules on Staff News.

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