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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@KenOnHIT Hi Ken. Feel free to reach out via email: socialmedia@ohsu.edu.

RT @thbpdx: The Childless Pediatrician: A Parent’s Worst Nightmare? Absolutely not | http://t.co/b2Nx8e3TZK @OHSUDoernbecher @OHSUPedsRes

RT @OHSUDoernbecher: Tonight: Dr. Terry McGraw takes the stage at @JimmyMaksPDX to raise funds for Doernbecher: http://t.co/Tel4W3tEWP. htt…

RT @OHSUBrain: Join OHSU's Dr. Jim Chestnutt at this week's @PDXCityClub, talking sports, combat & brain health. Learn more: http://t.co/lA

@Neurotickay Welcome to OHSU!

A big thank you to the 85 schools, who've raised more than $700,000 for our @OHSUDoernbecher Children's Hospital! http://t.co/uviE5iLjfG

Congrats to @OHSUNursing faculty Dr. Karen Lyons, one of newest fellows at the Gerontological Society of America: http://t.co/CFBsbZoDPV

RT @OHSUBrain: How becoming a father could change your brain (preliminary research): http://t.co/j52AMCMd1p

RT @jessicalh27: From the tram going up to ohsu!! Gorgeous😍😍 http://t.co/aVO3ZwjDRt

@jessicalh27 Beautiful shots, Jessica! Thanks for sharing.

Welcome to Sam's Cafe! Take a peek at the sleek new coffee & lunch spot located on our Marquam Hill campus: http://t.co/TCVNymittv

The colorful story of Charles Dotter, who performed the world’s first #angioplasty at OHSU 50 years ago: http://t.co/Wn9ggik0ud

RT @OHSUBrain: Maz McWilliams lost his brother to TBI complications – now he's using Instagram (and fruit!) to raise awareness: http://t.co

RT @OHSUKnight: Fundraising left a mark (literally!) on Dr. Gabby Meyers. How she raised more than $54,000: http://t.co/UoeG5EFsXz http://t…

RT @OHSUSOM: Angioplasty, invented at OHSU, “started a whole revolution" in imaging: http://t.co/Wws0HSZGXX. IGI-50 conference July 23-24.

A day in the life at our @OHSUDoernbecher Children's Hospital. Meet Liam: http://t.co/fQUw2QRTzn

RT @OHSUSOM: Did you know that your tax dollars pay for most of the scientific research in the U.S.? HT @OHSUBrain scientist: http://t.co/d

Did you know? Angioplasty, used 69 million times since its invention here at OHSU, turned 50 years old this year. #hearthealth @AHAScience

RT @OHSUBrain: Did you miss our Paws for Parkinson's event? Thanks to @BWGrant for spending the day with us! Fun photos here: http://t.co/Y

@jonniarmani Great shot, Jonni!