School of Public Health Initiative

OHSU PSU School of Public Health


Elena Andresen, Ph.D., F.A.C.E., Appointed Interim Dean to lead the establishment of the OHSU-PSU School of Public Health

Elena Andresen will be the interim dean for the new joint OHSU-Portland State University School of Public Health.  She is currently a professor in the Department of Public Health and Preventive Medicine and director of the CDC-funded Oregon Office on Disability & Health (www.oodh.org) at the Institute on Development and Disability (www.ohsuidd.org) at OHSU.  In her role, Dr. Andresen will serve as the academic and administrative leader during this time of critical development for the new school.  The planning OHSU-PSU School of Public Health is based on the strong collaboration between the two universities and builds on the thriving Oregon Masters of Public Health (OMPH program, which holds Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accreditation.

OHSU-PSU School of Public Health Timeline

Future OHSU-PSU School of Public Health Update - Spring 2014

OHSU and PSU Provosts launch search to fill new position: Interim Dean, future OHSU-PSU School of Public Health.  Applications and letters of nomination welcome

OHSU-PSU School of Public Health Advertisement in The Nation's Health

OHSU-PSU announcing 3 new Ph.D. programs

Ph.D. in Epidemiology PhD Website

Ph.D. in Helalth Systems and Policy Website

Ph.D. in Community Health Website