OHSU

Faculty and Staff

The program director is Cynthia Morris, PhD, MPH, Professor and Vice Chair, Medical Informatics & Clinical Epidemiology.  Courses are taught by clinical and translational scientists from the OHSU faculty to give students exposure to a diverse group of instructors with many perspectives and talents.  The course director for each course was selected for his or her expertise in clinical and translational research and excellence as a teacher.

Administration

Cynthia Morris, PhD, MPH
Program Director
Karen McCracken, RN
Program Coordinator
Annette Vu, BS
Program Assistant
Colleen Berretta, BA, MA
Program Assistant

Course Directors

Michelle Berlin, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Evidence-based Medicine Seminar
Judith Bowen, MD
Adjunct Professor, Medicine, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology; Staff Physician, Portland VA Medical Center Education Consultant
Effective Clinical Teaching Methods.
Patty Carney, PhD Professor, Family Medicine Scientific Writing and Data Presentation
Rachel Dresbeck, PhD Director, Research Communications and Development Services Scientific Writing and Data Presentation
Paul Gorman, MD
Associate Professor, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Evidence-based Medicine Seminar
William Hersh, MD
Professor and Chair, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Medical Informatics
Jodi Lapidus, PhD
Associate Professor, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Division of Biostatistics
Clinical Reseaerch Design and Biostatistics
Mike Lasarev, MS
Sr. Research Associate, CROET, Public Health & Preventive Medicine
Clinical Research Design and Biostatistics
Cheryl Maslen, PhD
Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine and Molecular & Medical Genetics
Molecular Biology for Clinical Research
Marian McDonaugh, PharmD
Assistant Professor, Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Systematic Reviews
Cynthia Morris, PhD, MPH
Professor; Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Medicine, Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Clinical Research Design, Proposal Development, Fundamentals of RCTs
Jeff Oltmann, MEng, PMP
Adjunct Faculty, Division of Management
Best Practices in Project Management
Somnath Saha, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Medicine, Public Health and Preventive Medicine, and Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology
Health Disparities and Community Based Research
Robert Schuff, MS
Director, Clinical Research Informatics, OCTRI
Computerized Data Management
Nicole Steckler, PhD
Associate Professor, Division of Management
Understanding and Managing Academic Organizations, Leadership Skills for Team Science.
John Stull, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Public Health and Preventive Medicine,
Clinical Research Design
Robert Cloutier, MD, MCR
Associate Professor, Emergency Medicine; Program Director, Emergency Medicine Simulation
Evidence-based Medicine, Clinical Research Design
Miguel Marino, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Department of Public Health & Preventive Medicine, Division of Biostatistics
Applied Biostatistics I, Applied Biostatistics II