Ask the Health Experts
Join us for informative talks about some of today’s top health concerns. Learn the latest developments in treatment, prevention and detection from the leading professionals in the field. Light refreshments will be served at all seminars.
Aging & Alzheimer's Care
A Lasting Memory
November 4, 7 p.m.
Lisa C. Silbert, M.D., M.C.R. & Deniz Erten-Lyons, M.D.
Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias may have a surprising link to your cardiovascular health.
Learn more about how you may be able to prevent Alzheimer’s with some simple lifestyle changes.
Bone & Joint Care
Hand, elbow and shoulder – diagnosis and treatment
September 10, 7 p.m.
Adam Mirarchi, M.D.
Learn about the common conditions of the upper extremities along with the latest advancements in diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation.
Running for a lifetime
October 1, 7 p.m.
Ryan Petering, M.D.
How to run smarter, prevent injuries and improve performance.
What is ankle arthritis?
December 3, 7 p.m.
James Meeker, M.D.
Has ankle arthritis got you rankled? You don’t have to live in constant pain: Learn about it's causes, symptoms, diagnosis and treatments.
Prostate cancer: Surgical and radiation therapy options for the newly diagnosed
September 9, 7 p.m.
Christopher Amling, M.D. and Arthur Hung, M.D.
Learn about OHSU Knight Cancer Institute treatment options for those newly diagnosed with prostate cancer including robotic prostatectomy and Calypso radiation therapy.
Fertility Preservation for Male Cancer Patients
November 12, 7 p.m.
Jason Hedges, M.D.
What is male oncofertility? Being treated for cancer doesn't have to mean losing your fertility options. Learn about the latest advances in preserving your fertility throughout cancer treatment.
Living with heart failure
October 15, 7 p.m.
Jill Gelow, M.D., M.P.H.
Advances in treatment are helping people with heart failure live longer, fuller lives. Learn more from a team of experts in cardiology, cardiac rehab, pharmacy and nutrition.
Floor it: Understanding your pelvic floor
November 19, 7 p.m.
Mary Anna Denman, M.D.
As you age, the muscles that make up your pelvic floor get weaker. Women who have had children may also experience pelvic floor dysfunction. Learn about common pelvic floor conditions, treatment options and ways to strengthen these important muscles to prevent injury or dysfunction.
Fertility Open House
Baby talk, with OHSU Fertility Consultants
10th Floor, Fertility Clinic Lobby, 6:00pm - 7:30pm information session available.
Interested in having a baby? Want to find out more about your options? OHSU offers a full range of services not found in other fertility programs in the Portland area. Learn from our fertility experts and meet staff at this free information session. Space is limited so register today.