DICAS Opens!

When: Thursday, December 1, 2016
Details: The online  application portal system is now open for students to apply to our Dietetic Internship and Combined Master of Science/Dietetic Internship programs. For more information please visit our admission requirements and application instructions pages. Please visit to apply.

Gremlins Movie Screening

When: Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Time: 6pm
Where: OHSU Student Center Media Room
Details: Current OHSU students and their guests are welcome to watch the movie Gremlins with other fellow students. Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided.

GPHN Book Club

When: Monday, December 12, 2016
Time: 4:30-6pm
Where: OHSU Student Center
Details: The GPHN is hosting a book club! Join us in discussing "Switch: How to Change Things When Change Is Hard" by Chip and Dan Heath. Food, drinks, and CPEUs will be provided.

OHSU Student Lunch

When: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time: 11:30am-1:30pm
Where: CLSB 4th Floor Student Lounge
Details: The OHSU Student Life will be hosting a free lunch for current OHSU students only. Food will be provided by Cha Cha Cha!

Joint PAND Movie Screening/GPHN Research Poster Session

When: Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Time: 6-9pm
Where: Vey Auditorium, 11th floor of Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Details: Starting at 6:30pm the Portland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (PAND) will be screening a nutrition-related film in the Vey Auditorium. Come early to take part in the nutrition research poster session hosted by the Graduate Programs in Human Nutrition in the adjoining rooms. The movie screening is free for PAND members and $5 for non-members. The poster session is free. Any questions about the movie screening or PAND can be directed toward .

Ask the Health Experts: Degenerative Conditions of the Spine

When: Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Time: 7pm
Where: Center for Health & Healing, 3rd Floor Conference Center
Details: Khoi Than, MD will discuss degenerative spinal conditions, such as adult scoliosis, disc herniation, spinal stenosis, and spondylolisthesis, and treatment options available. Please visit the Ask the Health Experts webpage to register.

OHSU Division of Management Lunch & Learn

When: Thursday, December 15, 2016
Time: 12:15-12:45pm
Where: Webinar. For the complete schedule and registration, click here.
Details: The OHSU Division of Management is hosting a series of online Lunch & Learns for OHSU students and interested faculty & staff . Today's lunch & learn topic is: "Making the Most of Graduate School." For more information, please contact the .

ASPEN Student Member Sponsorship Application

Due: Friday, January 20, 2017
Details: The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN) will be sponsoring 1 year of membership for a student who is passionate about clinical nutrition and nutrition support. This sponsorship applies to undergraduate or graduate students taking a minimum of 12 credit hours. If interested, you will need to submit a 500-word or less essay addressing these questions. Why are you interested in clinical nutrition and/or nutrition support?; Who has stimulated your interest in clinical nutrition and/or nutrition support? You will also need to provide a letter from your dean or department chair confirming you're an eligible student. Up to 10 students will be selected and notified on March 31, 2017. To submit the essay and apply, please use this Survey Monkey link.
Questions should be directed towards Carolyn Woods at or 301-920-9146.

DICAS Closes!

When: Wednesday, February 15, 2017
Details: The online  application portal system for students to apply to our Dietetic Internship and Combined Master of Science/Dietetic Internship programs  closes at 11:59pm Central Time. For more information please visit our admission requirements and application instructions pages. Please visit to apply.


Oregon and SW Washington Health Literacy Conference

When: Thursday, March 9, 2017 - Half Day Workshop; Friday, March 10, 2017 - Full Day Conference
Where: Oregon Convention Center, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Portland OR 97232
Details: The Health Literacy Conference, hosted by Legacy Health, was created to raise awareness of the scope and health consequences of low health literacy, including health disparities, particularly among the elderly and communities of color. Attendees at this health literacy conference will learn how to use health-literate communication tools as strategies to improve patient education and instruction. For more information on the workshop and conference and to register, please visit the Legacy Health Conference website.

1st Annual OHSU Symposium on Educational Excellence

When: Friday, April 14th, 2017
Details: This new OHSU symposium, which is co-hosted by the School of Medicine's Educators' Collaborative, Division of Continuing Professional Development, Graduate Studies Program, UME and GME Programs, the Faculty Advancement and Development Committee as well as the OHSU Teaching and Learning Center, aims to bring together OHSU SOM educators for professional development in education, networking, and to celebrate education scholarship. This all-day symposium will conclude with a wine and cheese poster session that will include both the education research and educational innovations.