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

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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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September 9th, @OHSUKnight doctors talk treatment options for those newly diagnosed with #prostate #cancer. Register: http://t.co/fyzQsa7S0x

Transplant Trotters rocked @HTCRelay to raise awareness about organ/tissue donation and active lives post-transplant: http://t.co/JezY4b0NgY

RT @OHSU_CDI: Did you attend last year's OHSU Night for Networking? Mark your calendars! http://t.co/JBb7MVHEAs | for more info: http://t.c

Grab your costume and lace up your sneakers: Oct. 19 is the Harvest Hustle race and festival: http://t.co/11x7LAFfF5 http://t.co/vPB6XPVWAV

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Paying attention to baby babbling may speed up language development (by @MNT_Honor): http://t.co/3MnDWv9TPM

RT @OHSUKnight: Our colonoscopy apptmts are avail. 2nd Sunday of each month. Screening can prevent #cancer by detecting polyps early: http:…

RT @OHSUBrain: Study shows students who eat lunches w/o artificial flavors, preservatives & dyes did 14% better on IQ tests: http://t.co/fC

RT @OHSUKnight: Let's put those rumors to rest...https://t.co/T4rEtLNL7i #OneDown

Several of OHSU's own have stepped up to the ALS #IceBucketChallenge. Here's our round-up: http://t.co/U3GiboZs9U http://t.co/bTVT8Mnw8s

How one @OHSUSOM PA student came to realize "we are all meant to be here." New on the StudentSpeak blog: http://t.co/CqgUPBsZ2y #medschool

@jaymckenney ha! Very clever. How'd your team do?

What we're reading: "Peruvian Lions visit OHSU" http://t.co/M3uCZEGboJ

RT @OHSUBrain: What we're listening to: "People with Down Syndrome Are Pioneers in #Alzheimer's Research" via @NPR. http://t.co/zrtRs5Ajkl

RT @OHSUSOM: Professor Dr. Mark Helfand to lead @cochranecollab West Coast branch at OHSU, http://t.co/BImsVtL9kn, to "advocate for better …

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Pediatricians, concerned about teens' health and academic performance, push for later school start times: http://t.co/

OHSU Pres. Dr. Joe Robertson isn't one to back down from a challenge. Thanks, @GovKitz! His ALS #IceBucketChallenge: http://t.co/sEt9pslYaA

Group prenatal care surges, shows positive health benefits for mom and baby. @KATUNews has the story: http://t.co/iKZphyCCLH

RT @OHSUWomens: Here's the great story Deb Knapp did about the OHSU Center for Women's Health group prenatal care: http://t.co/wXWKp0Dt5N

RT @OHSUSOM: RT @CaseyEye: Congrats to Casey glaucoma researcher Dr. Kate Keller, winner of RPB outstanding young scientist award http://t.…

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