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

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OHSU researcher & team identify new genetic risk factors for #autism. This is big: http://t.co/37848EEhve cc @UWMedicine @YaleMed @CSHLNews

RT @GovKitz: @portland_state @OHSUNews Kudos on this huge grant & on showing how workforce, higher-ed & #equity go hand in hand: http://t.c

RT @OHSUBrain: New #stroke guidelines may help women reduce their risk. http://t.co/oV1BBqH50c #WorldStrokeDay #strokechat

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: This just in: Study identifies new genetic risk factors for #autism: http://t.co/jTAOzgeum5 http://t.co/qRuWpsEM7X

RT @OHSUKnight: This Saturday, join us for the PurpleStride Portland walk for pancreatic cancer awareness: http://t.co/tzSboZa5by #teamohsu

Feel this chilly weather "in your bones"? Your body may be sensitive to changes in barometric pressure: http://t.co/nYJ0OFa3sP via @Wired

@southpolesteve anywhere in Southwest should make your commute to the hill relatively easy. Good luck to you!

RT @OHSU_CDI: Chief Diversity Officer Dr. Norwood Knight Richardson #ohsudiversity fall welcome http://t.co/MtZV4dyBlZ

16 outstanding OHSU'ians were recently recognized at our @OHSUSOM 2014 Faculty Teaching Honors & Student Awards: http://t.co/HVIcXkw2Gl

RT @OHSUKnight: Great story on the power of support groups during your #cancer journey: http://t.co/zUFgVpximM cc @TheBulletin

RT @SondraBloxam: Healthy Team, Healthy U meeting w/the @ohsufamilymed tribe. Workin together to stay active 👍#biofeedback #hthu #ohsu http…

RT @OHSU_CDI: Join us for a party! Food, music, great company at Fall Welcome, 5:30p at OHSU CLSB. Free & open to all! http://t.co/aqbhlC8Y

Seen today's @Google Doodle? A visionary, whose focus inspired teams and broke through barriers: http://t.co/3lAkDnqEjd #Salk #vaccines

Holidays mean sweet treats are everywhere, especially around the office. Tips for healthy eating this holiday season: http://t.co/BguA68bncS

RT @OHSUBrain: Done carving your pumpkin? Roast the seeds for a healthy snack that aids memory & supports healthy brain development. http:/…

RT @OregonBusiness: .@DutchBros' mug fundraiser raised more than $220K for OHSU's Knight Cancer Challenge: http://t.co/bh7r0ScgW5

@UVGKassi Hi Kassiane. Very sorry to hear about this. Would like to know more, if you're willing to share via email: socialmedia@ohsu.edu.

RT @OHSUKnight: "I wouldn't be here to meet my great-grandson without Dr. Druker & Gleevec." http://t.co/h8f1UoBbDN http://t.co/0bZ1E5j4zS

RT @OHSUKnight: Wondering what to expect at the Nov. 14 @NotesofHope Concert? Here’s a sneak peek from our @OHSUAYA friends: http://t.co/nV

RT @PDXBIZLiz: New OHSU grant program helps communities fight cancer http://t.co/YLUZwD7VRN via @PDXBizJournal