Medical Research Foundation

The Medical Research Foundation (MRF) supports promising biomedical exploration and the development of research careers in clinical investigation in Oregon through a program of competitively awarded research grants. The foundation also presents awards to outstanding Oregon scientists and mentors.  

For information on MRF GRANTS, click here

For information on MRF AWARDS, click here

MRF Awards please note: The new deadline for award nominations is June 22, 2018.


Congratulations to the 2017 recipients of the MRF Mentor, Discovery and Richard T. Jones New Investigator Awards!

David B. Jacoby, M.D.

David B. Jacoby, M.D.
Mentor Award
OHSU

Eric U. Selker, Ph.D.

Eric U. Selker, Ph.D.
Discovery Award
University of Oregon

Cristopher M. Niell, Ph.D.

Cristopher M. Niell, Ph.D.
Richard T. Jones New
Investigator Award
University of Oregon

The awards were presented at a reception on November 28, 2017 in Portland. 

 

 

MRF Research & Education Committee 2017-2018

Peter G. Barr-Gillespie, Ph.D.
Professor of Otolaryngology
OHSU
Portland, OR

Daniel Dorsa, Ph.D.
Former, Sr. VP for Research
OHSU
Portland, OR

Robert Duvoisin, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology & Pharmacology
OHSU
Portland, OR

Jeanne-Marie Guise, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology
Associate Director, Oregon Evidence-Based Practice Center
Director, Oregon Institute for Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness
OHSU
Portland, OR

Jon D. Hennebold, Ph.D.
Professor and Chief, Division of Reproductive & Developmental Sciences
OHSU
Portland, OR

Jeffrey T. Jensen, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor, OB/GYN
OHSU
Portland, OR

Kim D. Jones, R.N.C., Ph.D., F.N.P.
Associate Professor, School of Nursing
OHSU
Portland, OR

 

 

 

P. Andrew Karplus, Ph.D.
Professor and Dept. Head, Biochemistry and Biophysics
Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

David M. Koeller, M.D.
Professor, Metabolic Pediatric Clinic
OHSU
Portland, OR

Scott M. Landfear, Ph.D. 
Professor and Vice Chair, Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
OHSU
Portland, OR

Peter Mayinger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
OHSU
Portland, OR

Brad J. Nolen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Inst. of Molecular Biology
University of Oregon
Eugene, OR

Jason Podrabsky, Ph.D.
Chair, Professor of Biology
Portland State University
Portland, OR

Thomas Scanlan, Ph.D.
Professor, Physiology and Pharmacology
Director, Program in Chemical Biology
OHSU
Portland, OR