About the OHSU Brain Institute

The OHSU Brain Institute is dedicated to understanding, healing, and protecting the brain through cutting-edge research, outstanding patient care, innovative public education, and training of future neuroscience leaders for Oregon and the world.

Awards and recognition

With the first Joint Commission-designated Comprehensive Stroke Center in the Pacific Northwest, Oregon's only Fourth Level Epilepsy Center and a Center of Excellence in Parkinson's care, research and education, the OHSU Brain Institute is a national leader in patient care and research. Read more.

Painting by OHSU DBS patient Cheryl PooleHope, love and joy

Learn how DBS quieted a painter's essential tremor. Read more

Patient stories

Read how the OHSU Brain Institute has changed the lives of patients.