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.

Stevens Printing

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Saving lives, finding cures

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Doernbecher Cancer and Blood Disorders Program

Changing Cancer


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Congrats to our team! OHSU’s Heart Failure program achieved The Joint Commission Advanced Certification in Heart Failure. cc @American_Heart

ICYMI: "OHSU could get a slice of a monster $11B Defense contract" via @PDXBizJournal http://t.co/9TAOXlugZX

A wedding in the hospital? How OHSU staff went above & beyond to celebrate one special couple: http://t.co/mf0d3mhDXH

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RT @OHSUSOM: Dr. Louis Picker is making headlines for #HIV vaccine research. Don't miss his Feb. 19 OHSU Marquam Hill Lecture, http://t.co/

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@AAMCtoday @OHSUSOM Thx for spreading the word!

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@edgehaedjr Great shot, Hector!

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