Whom We Serve

We serve Oregon Health & Sciences University students and postdoctoral fellows at the Portland campus on Marquam Hill.  All eligible Portland campus students have access to health and counseling services at the JBT Health & Wellness Center.  Postdoctoral fellows are eligible for services at a .5 FTE or higher. 

Eligibility to JBT for new students begins on the first day of insurance coverage period whether a student has the Student Health Insurance or has waived out.

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Mission Statement

  • To preserve and enhance the physical, emotional and behavioral health of the wide range of students and post doctoral fellows at OHSU
  • To provide high quality health care in a professional, confidential and compassionate environment
  • To support students and postdoctoral fellows in their professional development by providing a wide range of health care services in an easily accessible and affordable manner


Hours of Operation


Monday 7am- 5pm

Tuesday 7am-7pm

Wednesday 8:00 am- 5pm

Thursday 8am-7pm

Friday 7am-5pm

Counseling appointments may be available outside of these hours. 

Please call 503 494-8665 to make an appointment.

All walk-in patients are triaged by nursing staff. While we always do our best to meet all health care needs of our patients, an appointment with a provider may or may not be available. Students and postdoctoral fellows are urged to call in advance for an appointment, even the same day, if they have an urgent or acute medical problem.


For emergencies, call 911 or go to the nearest emergency facility.

For urgent problems after hours, call 503 494-8311 and ask for the JBT Health & Wellness nurse on call.


Location & Parking

We are located in the basement of Baird Hall.  Primary care services are in room 18 and our counseling, wellness and administrative offices are in room 6. 

3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road
Mail Code L-587, Baird Hall Room 18
Portland, Oregon 97239-3098


If you drive to the campus for your visit to the JBT Health & Wellness Center you may park in the Physicians' Pavilion parking lot for patients. Please call the 'Do Not Cite' line at 503.494.8283 and press Option 1.  Record your name, color, make, model and license plate of car. Make sure to call the line prior to your appointment.