Celebrating the Power of Philanthropy
At Oregon's only academic health center, outstanding faculty are hard at work in the ambitious quest to save and improve human lives – and savvy donors are lining up to support them.
Columbia Sportswear Company's Boyle family gives $2.5 million to create an endowed chair in cancer research honoring renowned biologist Hildegard Lamfrom, Ph.D.
Quick, how would you answer this question: What value does Oregon Health & Science University bring to the state and its citizens?
OHSU's state-of-the-art BRB laboratory cost $140 million to build in 2005 – with nearly $40 million coming from private investments. So just how much has this jewel in OHSU's research crown contributed to science and human health? An immeasurable amount.