Oregon Health & Science University is a nationally prominent research university and Oregon’s only public health and research center. OHSU educates and trains the health professionals that Oregon communities need. Learn more about OHSU
Welcome to OHSU
Oregon Health & Science University is a nationally prominent research university and Oregon’s only public academic health center. Its hospitals and clinics serve more than a quarter of a million patients every year with innovative care and treatment models based on the latest knowledge available.
From humble beginnings in 1887, OHSU has grown into a world-class teaching hospital and research center that draws in students, scientists and patients from across the country and around the globe. At the same time, we retain our strong commitment to serving our local community and to treating each patient as a unique individual with personalized care.
By the Numbers
Nearly one million patient visits each year. Educating thousands of future health care providers. You get the picture.
Immerse yourself in more facts and stats than you probably need about Portland's largest employer, Oregon's provider of care to every corner of the state, and one of the nation's top 20 biomedical research institutions.