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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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.

The 2014 @Nike @OHSUDoernbecher Freestyle XI collection has officially been unveiled. Take a look! http://t.co/bNIzg6hQCY #DBFreestyle

What do you think? "Can Oregon crack the top 10 for states for best well-being?" via @PDXBizLiz http://t.co/uEUqjA5C5o #ORHealthiestState

"It's not every day you unveil your custom @Nike design AND turn 8!" Great #DBFreestyle moment: http://t.co/lA8tB0xFZx cc @OHSUDoermbecher

#FF A leader in health #Informatics, OHSU's own @Williamhersh. Check out his Ignite talk: http://t.co/B9IA8aILX0

TY to OHSU'ians who donated to the Partnership Project, filling 140 bags of Thanksgiving food for local families: http://t.co/pMwLdMuDIE

Great @ThePortlandTrib story on Deep Brain Stimulation (#DBS) pioneer and @OHSUBrain neurosurgeon Kim Burchiel: http://t.co/UD4QnWXTnZ

RT @OHSUSOM: A year ago, David was an electrical engineer. Now, he's an MPH #gradstudent with advice for mid-career students, http://t.co/S

@ashleyvian Good luck to you, Ashley! We love our volunteers.