Health Care Equity Week


Save the date

Mark your calendars for the 2015 Health Care Equity Week, April 20 - 26 2015!  And be sure to read second year medical student, Anushka Shenoy's StudentSpeak blog post about the 2014 health fair.

Health Fair

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.

Sunday, April 26, 2015

9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

O'Bryant Park Square (SW Park Ave. & Washington St., downtown Portland)

O'Bryant Square

Questions? Email Kate Kleaveland

Interprofessional Lunchtime Lecture Series

Lectures are free and open the public, local students, faculty and staff. All lectures are noon to 1 p.m. and lunch will be served.

April 20 Health Equity Circle: How You Can Stay Involved

Dr. Luis Manriquez
12:00pm – 1:00pm | CLSB 2S036/40 | Lunch from HCEW

April 21 International Experiences in Underserved Areas and How It Relates to Our Day-to-Day

Dr. Laura Chan, The Portland Clinic
12:00pm – 1:00pm | CLSB 5S085 | Lunch from All Hill Council OHSU

April 22 Serving the Underserved: From Clinical Practice to Health Innovation

Dr. Sonia Sosa and Dr. Christina Milano, OHSU Richmond Clinic
12:00pm – 1:00pm | CLSB 2S014/18 | Lunch From Family Medicine Interest Group

April 23 Dental Health Equity

Dr. Gary Nelson
12:00pm – 1:00pm | CLSB 3A003A | Lunch from School of Dentistry

April 24 Mental Health Care for the Underserved

Lydia Bartholow, PMHNP; Old Town Clinic, Central City Concern
12:00pm – 1:00pm | CLSB 2S014/18 | Lunch from School of Nursing

Event sponsors

  • OHSU All-Hill Student Council
  • OHSU Center for Diversity & Inclusion
  • OHSU Family Medicine Interest Group (FMIG)
  • OHSU School of Medicine
  • OHSU School of Nursing
  • Oregon Medical Association (OMA)
  • Oregon Academy of Family Physicians (OAFP)