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

Grant applicants please note:  Application requirements have changed. The MRF now accepts electronic submissions.  Please refer to application guidelines for submission instructions.

MRF Awards please note: The new deadline for award nominations is May 27, 2016


Congratulations to the 2015 recipients of the MRF Mentor, Discovery and
Richard T. Jones New Investigator Awards!

Peter Harmer 

Peter Harmer, Ph.D., M.P.H., A.T.C.
Mentor Award

 Judith Eisen, Ph.D.

Judith S. Eisen, Ph.D.
Discovery Award

Michael S. Cohen, Ph.D.

MIchael S. Cohen, Ph.D.
Richard T. Jones New Investigator Award

 Brad J. Nolen, Ph.D.

Brad J. Nolen, Ph.D.
Richard T. Jones New Investigator Award

The awards were presented at a reception on November 12, 2015 in Portland. Read about the scientists.

 

 

MRF Research & Education Committee 2016-2017

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

Caroline A. Enns, Ph.D.
Professor, Cell & Developmental Biology
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

 

Peter Mayinger, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Medicine
OHSU
Portland, OR

Cynthia D. Morris, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Assistant Dean, Admissions
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

Mary H. Samuels, M.D.
Professor, Endocrinology
OHSU
Portland, OR

Thomas Scanlan, Ph.D.
Professor, Chemical Biology
OHSU
Portland, OR