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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RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Mindfulness training in school helps teens cope with stress, and OHSU experts are studying its impact: http://t.co/E8Q

RT @KGWNews: OHSU doctors to climb #Kilimanjaro for pancreatic cancer research http://t.co/jzho3NmEEJ http://t.co/nq4WmAHhWM

@seanrea_ Ha! Touche. We're really just here to help. And to share great stories happening across OHSU. No creepiness intended.

RT @OHSUKnight: Are you a #survivor? Join us tomorrow morning for gentle yoga for women healing from cancer: http://t.co/urPkQ2acqY

RT @OHSU_TTBD: GE's Alex DeWinter, who attended our 2014 Startup Symposium, promotes Portland Biotech scene http://t.co/KEvp4G97MP

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: The gala's sold out, but exclusive @NBCGrimm memorabilia is up for bid now: http://t.co/A3ByQCOWkN #GrimmGives http://…

@ortizzm_ Sorry to hear that, Miriam! It is a big place. Can we help?

ICYMI: How OHSU employees pulled together to host a wedding in the hospital! http://t.co/Jy63DjICDO

RT @ceitidh: I'm an organ donor, because I am grateful to the donor who gave my brother a kidney today. #organdonation #ohsu #transplant

RT @thbpdx: Flexible working schedules allow employees to get more sleep, @OHSUNews study shows | http://t.co/yZKnBGch3T via @oregonian

RT @NinaMehlhaf: Dr. Brett Sheppard, professor of surgery @OHSUNews is climbing Mt Kilimanjaro to raise $ for cancer trials. Story 6pm http…

"You never get comfortable. It's hard. Then, something magical happens..." Hear from one @OHSUSOM PA student: http://t.co/S3xmtjSCRf #meded

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Hey, @NBCGrimm fans! Don't miss a chance to bid on memorabilia AND help kids: http://t.co/A3ByQCOWkN #GrimmGives http:…

RT @OHSUSOM: RT @AAMCtoday: Apply now for this summer research program at @OHSUSOM in Portland. Stipend provided! http://t.co/4T891nCKry

RT @OHSUKnight: “The path to faster cures is clearer than ever." Learn more about the 21st Century Cures Initiative: http://t.co/ekRoMq9xLE

RT @OHSUBrain: “I was existing, not living.” Bruce's inspiring #Parkinson's story: http://t.co/OB29sG8Buw cc: @ohsuneuro http://t.co/CjpJmF

Are you caring for someone with #Parkinsons disease? Join us Feb. 12 for a night just for family #caregivers: http://t.co/skfrZdVLG2

Reading: "Total Worker Health Coming to Oregon Department of Corrections" via @OHSUOccHealth: http://t.co/RpSWsrllL3

"Help! I've been diagnosed with high blood pressure." An opportunity to speak with our OHSU physicians: http://t.co/EcYMsJzrrJ #hypertension

Can "watching your weight" reduce your risk for #dementia? Our @OHSUBrain Institute has more: http://t.co/gixKGphibW