Research in Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine

The Research Division supports APOM's mission of first-rate clinical care, innovative teaching, and state-of-the-art translational biomedical research.


Welcome to the Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine (APOM) Research Division! APOM is one of the top academic Anesthesiology departments in the country, home to both basic and clinician scientists. The goals of the APOM research division are to grow expertise and build resources for clinical and comparative effectiveness research, develop high throughput approaches to analyze clinical samples, and enhance interdepartmental, multi-disciplinary collaborations.

Message from Vice Chair Nabil J. Alkayed, MD, PhD

Upcoming Events

Our Research Conference is held at OHSU in MNP 3417 every Monday at 1pm.

Upcoming Presenters


Owen McCarty, PhD. - "Platelets and Coagulation Pathways in Vascular Disease"


Robert Allen, PhD. - "Collaborating with OTRADI Labs for Drug Discovery Activities at OHSU"


Julie Anne Saugstad, PhD. - "Clinical Utility of MicroRNAs as Diagnostic Biomarkers for Alzheimer's Disease"


George Gallos, M.D. - "Calcium-Activated Chloride Channels - A Novel Approach to Tocolysis"