The OHSU Effect

The OHSU Effect is what happens when healing, teaching and discovery come together. This powerful combination leads to breakthroughs, cures and life-changing advancements. It improves healthcare, here and around the world. It leads to new jobs and new businesses, and makes life better, for people all across Oregon.

Expanding frontiers and spreading knowledge

Grant Burch, M.D., David Bailly, M.D., Laurie Armsby, M.D.

Creating Jobs

As the only academic health center in Oregon, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) provides a wide variety of unique benefits to local and state residents.

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Saving lives, finding cures

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Doernbecher Cancer and Blood Disorders Program

Changing Cancer


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OHSU Sunday Spotlight: Meet Dr. Damien Fair, leading cutting-edge research & getting kids excited about science! http://t.co/sCZSqJduub

Hit the track! But first, check out these 4 tips for beginning runners: http://t.co/dqUgjS67lb #resolutions #getfit http://t.co/iWFO5m9ouk

Worth reading: "7 Big Benefits of Exercising Outside this Winter" via @HuffPost http://t.co/1kD8ww8vj1 #hearthealth #hydrate

ICYMI: "A $1M microscope - designed in Oregon - helps OHSU see living cancer cells" via @PDXBizLiz: http://t.co/eCUrx911RI

We just love this "Kid doing good stuff" for our @OHSUDoernbecher patients. Thank you, Avery! http://t.co/PZLeZJkBk2 cc @KATUNews

RT @OHSUKnight: “We started funding Brian Druker’s research because...we could see a clear path to a cure." - Dr. DeGennaro, @LLSusa http:/…

RT @ohsufamilymed: Feeling under the weather but don't have an appointment? No problem! Richmond Walk-in Clinic will see you! http://t.co

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Nancy & Kelly brought a truckload of toys for Doernbecher kids! Here's how they did it: http://t.co/tpFrRvPzw9 @KMTR h…

RT @OHSUOccHealth: Aging and Longer Working Careers | Oregon and the Workplace http://t.co/gW2zJlVCsv #TotalWorkerHealth

RT @OHSUKnight: Cool! New microscope in Knight labs will allow scientists to better understand complex diseases like #HIV & cancer: http://…

TY @WholeFoods! The "My Street Grocery" trolley helps our patients get access to healthy food: http://t.co/HCGYxrgQjo http://t.co/6vnN3M5DG5

Want to start a running regimen this #newyear but don't know where to start? 4 tips from our Sports Medicine team: http://t.co/boceyFhatu

RT @OnPointCU: A few more days to help @OHSUDoernbecher win up to $20,000! Vote once per day thru 12/22 http://t.co/dzjr5Rjmp9 #CUDirect20

RT @OHSUBrain: Research shows sweet potatoes may help improve cognitive function, so have another helping! #healthyrecipe http://t.co/boexd

Wow! @OHSUSOM alumna included in @TIME "Person of the Year" award for her medical missionary work: http://t.co/TKYCKwvbez

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Beautifully captured! MT @BruceEly: Photos from today's @trailblazers visit to Doernbecher: http://t.co/M0i0UeNyP6 htt…

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: More behind-the-scenes shots from today's @trailblazers visit: http://t.co/XuOPG2An8W @MeyersLeonard11 #ripcity http:/…

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Quick dance break today in Doernbecher, courtesy of the @trailblazers' @trobinson0! Must watch (trust us): http://t.co

"Oregon scientist helps helps craft worldwide 'family tree' for birds." Amazing new OHSU #research: http://t.co/dcKSHDJA77 cc @OregonLive

RT @OregonianSports: #Blazers visit OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital http://t.co/1F2lu0bRvo