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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Wow. Participants in the #PDXMetroHeartMap Challenge have identified 2,240 AEDs! Join them: http://t.co/uoKnOzHJJM http://t.co/CR1eKnTTyr

Before you hit the slopes, check out 6 winter safety tips from OHSU Sports Medicine experts: http://t.co/tGQRYk0Uud http://t.co/1gFS00Guw9

TY to OHSU employees, who contributed to our 2014 Community Giving Campaign! #FF @earthshareOR @equitycommunity @unitedwayPDX @workforart

#TBT to last weekend's awesome @OHSUDoernbecher #DBFreestyle launch! http://t.co/sGBlHXaTZy

Transportation alert: The Portland Aerial Tram will be closed for maintenance Thurs. Nov. 27 thru Sun. Nov. 30. Pls plan accordingly.

Still planning your #Thanksgiving menu? Check out this delicious, brain-healthy #recipe from @OHSUBrain: http://t.co/3YXfLzZsrH

Heads up: The Portland Aerial Tram will be closed for regularly-scheduled maintenance this Thurs. Nov. 27 thru Sun. Nov. 30.

RT @MirabaiVogt: TY @Oregonian & @LenReedJr for supporting the important work of Dr. Susan Tolle and POLST! http://t.co/OsL3p94gYy @Nationa

Tip #3: Use a small plate instead of a dinner plate to help with portion control. More healthy holiday tips: http://t.co/k5JT29NQC2

Need a morning pick-me-up? Try a cup of @pdxroast or @stumptowncoffee, both offered in cafes on our Marquam Hill campus.

RT @OHSUNursing: Winter term registration opens today! Last day to register without a late fee is 12/5! http://t.co/gOCW4ttEYb

RT @OHSUSOM: OHSU and Cascades East residency program a model for #rural workforce challenges: http://t.co/1szhvYi7ke. Story via @RCACorg

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: So, we love this! More photos from yesterday's #DBFreestyle event: http://t.co/MbT0fNZrUc

@Itsyehoo Awesome!

RT @OHSUBrain: For those with loved ones with #Alzheimers, this time of year can be a difficult. Tips to ease the #holiday stress: http://t…

@beeteeooo @WiedenKennedy Well, this looks awesome. Thank you for your sacrifice, WK-pie-eaters!

@jessicaa_nguyen OK, that's funny. #touche

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: If you ask us, more products should be inspired by dinosaurs: http://t.co/TdOnyT63O1 (by @AllanBrettman) #DBFreestyle

@JoelUmana32 Hey, thanks Joel! Great shot.