OHSU/PSU Strategic Partnership Task Force Invites Public Comment

10/21/10  Portland, Ore.

WHAT:     The public is invited to comment on a draft report calling for Portland State University (PSU) and Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) to expand their collaboration by developing a formal strategic alliance.

WHEN:     2 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010

WHERE:     PSU’s Smith Memorial Student Union, room 327 (1825 S.W. Broadway, Portland, OR).  

DETAILS: The report is the outcome of the OHSU/PSU Strategic Partnership Task Force, formed by PSU President Wim Wiewel and OHSU President Joe Robertson to make recommendations on how the two universities could best collaborate to leverage state resources and meet educational needs in the Portland region and Oregon as a whole.

After studying the issue for nearly a year, the Task Force recommends that OHSU and PSU formally link the two universities and encourage future collaboration with a new strategic alliance. Read the full report here.

Comments may also be sent to Suzy Funkhouser, OHSU's director of state and local relations.

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