OHS Foundation Names New Development Director

07/29/99    Portland, Ore.

Chris Brentlinger has been named Director of Development, Medicine and Surgery for the Oregon Health Sciences Foundation. He will focus his efforts on fundraising for OHSU's cardiovascular, metabolic and musculoskeletal programs and services.

Mr. Brentlinger brings an extensive development background with hospitals and health care organizations to his new position. Prior to joining OHS Foundation he was development director, foundations and corporations officer for Legacy Health System in Portland. His background includes serving as development director for the Tualatin Valley Mental Health Center and as a development consultant for Medical Aid for Afghan Children. In addition, he was a Peace Corps volunteer in Kenya, East Africa.

OHS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit, public benefit corporation that provides support for Oregon Health Science University's education, research and patient care programs as well as medical research programs throughout Oregon.