Health Care Equity Week

HCEW 2016 

Save the date

Health Care Equity Week will be held October 23-27, 2017. HCEW is a student-organized annual event which brings expert speakers on health equity to OHSU, and culminates in a free health care fair for those in need within the Portland community. The Health Care Equity Fair will be on Sunday, Oct. 29, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Save the dates on your calendar, and we hope to see you attend the lecture series and/or volunteer at the Health Fair!

12th Annual Hills for Humanity Run and Hike

Meanwhile, students, employees, faculty members and friends are invited to participate in the 2017 Hills for Humanity Run and Hike on Sunday, Sept. 10, at 9 a.m. in support of Health Care Equity Week. Enjoy a scenic 3.7 mile loop through the Marquam Hill trails while supporting HCEW. The $25 fee includes race registration, a t-shirt and light snacks and beverages.

Please register for the run/hike online. If you can't participate but wish to support the effort, use the link to make a tax-deductible donation. 

Questions? Please contact M.D. student .

Health Fair

What: Anyone with unmet medical needs can obtain free assistance at an upcoming event organized by health care students across the state. Hosted by Oregon Health & Science University, the annual Health Fair offers free medical screenings and much more.

When: Sunday, Oct. 29, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Where: Pioneer Courthouse Square, downtown Portland

Interprofessional Lunchtime Lecture Series

Details about free, public lectures coming soon!

Event sponsors

  • OHSU All-Hill Student Council
  • OHSU Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG)
  • OHSU School of Medicine
  • OHSU School of Nursing
  • OSU College of Pharmacy
  • Sisters of the Road