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12/17/2014 Leah Backhus, MD, MPH, FACS Visiting Scholar
12/17/2014 Max Diehn, MD, PhD, Delivers Keynote Address
12/16/2014 Bay Area Hospital Annual Head Neck Screening
12/16/2014 Dr. Kristina Young Hosted by SKCCC
12/15/2014 FEI and Oregon Health & Science University Install a Complete Correlative Microscopy Workflow in Newly Built Collaborative Science Facility
12/15/2014 FEI and Oregon Health & Science University Install a Complete Correlative Microscopy Workflow in Newly Built Collaborative Science Facility
11/26/2014 Students craft hats, headbands for kids with cancer
11/17/2014 Medical Research Foundation honors top Oregon scientists, mentors
11/06/2014 OHSU Doernbecher, Nike to unveil 2014 Doernbecher Freestyle Collection
11/05/2014 The Ford Family Foundation awards $5 million grant to advance the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute’s outreach to rural Oregonians
11/04/2014 Jacob Scott, MD, PhD Gives Joint Research Seminar
10/27/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute Launches Program to Support Communities in Reducing Cancer’s Impact
10/24/2014 Melanoma experts to share latest in prevention, treatment, research
10/23/2014 Dr. Thomas Visiting Faculty in Canada
10/21/2014 The Oregon Community Foundation’s John and Robin Jaqua Fund creates $5 million endowment to benefit OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge
10/20/2014 OHSU, partners Kineta, U of Washington, VGTI Florida awarded $10M NIH contract to develop new vaccine adjuvants
10/20/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute launches program to support communities in reducing cancer’s impact
10/08/2014 Update on computational activities
09/24/2014 Dr. Josh Walker is Co-PI on Knight Pilot Grant
09/18/2014 Dr. Timur Mitin Presented on Esophageal Cancer
09/18/2014 Dr. John Holland Recognized at OHSU Technology Awards
09/10/2014 Sequencing and analysis of gibbon genome sheds light on its complex evolution
09/10/2014 Drs. Henderson, Young and Mitin Speaking at ASTRO' 56th Annual Meeting: Targeting Cancer
09/07/2014 Dr. Young is Lead Author on Research Article
08/20/2014 Dr. Timur Mitin Invited to Speak
08/14/2014 New energy-efficient data center will propel OHSU into ‘big data’ research
08/14/2014 Dr. Timur Mitin Appointed to Committee
07/28/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Challenge attracts $100 million gift
07/25/2014 Big Data, Big Dreams: Greg Scott, MS4
07/21/2014 Radiation Oncology & Patient-Centered Outcomes among Lung Cancer Patients, newsletter of the Radiation Oncology Institute-funded trial
07/17/2014 July 2014 News and Accomplishments
07/15/2014 U.S. News ranks OHSU Hospital No. 1 in Oregon; five specialties are nationally ranked
07/02/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute researcher wins prestigious early-career award
06/12/2014 Columbia Sportswear’s Tim and Mary Boyle make $10 million gift to OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
06/11/2014 Dr. McCarty elected as Fellow of the American Heart Association
06/10/2014 OHSU Doernbecher ranks among the nation’s best children’s hospitals in 10 specialties
06/09/2014 POLST orders successfully guide end of life medical treatment
06/09/2014 Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Foundation hires new leader
06/02/2014 OHSU commencement ceremonies to honor more than 1,000 new health care professionals, educators and researchers
06/02/2014 Prostate cancer drug delivers benefits before chemotherapy
05/15/2014 Donation spearheads annual Portland cancer research summit
05/13/2014 OHSU Knight Cancer Institute to create Community Melanoma Registry to aid outreach, research
04/21/2014 Sean McGuire, MD, PhD Presents Seminar to OHSU Radiation Medicine Faculty and Learners
04/09/2014 Top researcher at Oregon Health & Science University named to pancreatic cancer Dream Team
04/02/2014 Multiple Oral Presentations from the OHSU Radiation Medicine Team Selected for the 2014 Research Week (May 5-9, 2014)
04/01/2014 State of the Knight Cancer Institute 2014
03/31/2014 Sophia Bornstein, MD Selected for Travel Scholarship
03/26/2014 OHSU scientist breaks new ground in embryonic stem cells
03/12/2014 Donors step up with $86 million in early giving to end cancer as we know it
03/05/2014 OHSU announces creation of new embryonic stem cell and gene therapy center
02/24/2014 Joe Gray, Ph.D., receives NCI Alfred G. Knudson Award in Cancer Genetics
02/24/2014 OHSU-Intel video: The power of innovative collaboration
02/14/2014 OHSU brain lecture set for Feb. 18: "Working to better treat traumatic brain injuries"
02/10/2014 Dr. Thomas invited to serve on the Lower GI Expert Panel for the AJCC Cancer Staging System
02/10/2014 Owen McCarty, Ph.D., appointed vice chair of the Department of Biomedical Engineering
02/10/2014 Drs. Gibbs, Nan honored with Damon Runyon-Rachleff Innovation Awards
02/10/2014 BME and OCSSB Welcome New Faculty
02/07/2014 First OHSU Brain Awareness Season lecture set for Feb. 10: “Mad cow disease and related human diseases”
02/05/2014 Monkeys that eat omega-3 rich diet show more developed brain networks
02/04/2014 BME and OCSSB Welcome New Faculty
02/04/2014 Tim Mitin gives an oral presentation at the 2014 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium
01/29/2014 Adam Margolin, Ph.D., recruited as director of new program in computational biology at OHSU
01/07/2014 International group of pediatric brain cancer researchers receives $300K toward a cure
12/26/2013 Antioxidant drug knocks down multiple sclerosis-like disease in mice
12/17/2013 Study: Moderate alcohol consumption boosts body’s immune system
12/11/2013 Dietary amino acids improve sleep problems in mice with traumatic brain injury
12/10/2013 Treatments in development for narcolepsy may reduce chemotherapy-induced fatigue
12/09/2013 RADIOGRAPHICS Radiation Oncology Panel, shown evaluating radiation oncology exhibits at the 99TH Scientific Assembly
12/09/2013 OHSU researchers develop new drug approach that could lead to cures for wide range of diseases
11/27/2013 Tuality/OHSU Cancer Center re-opens with brand new Elekta Infinity linear accelerator
11/20/2013 The Oregon Community Foundation makes biggest discretionary grant in its history to OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge
11/19/2013 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle X collection available to public for first time Saturday
11/15/2013 Medical Research Foundation honors top Oregon scientists, mentors
11/07/2013 OHSU Vollum Institute research gives new insight into how antidepressants work in the brain
10/24/2013 Multiple original research papers selected for presentation at the 2014 Multidisciplinary Head & Neck Cancer Symposium
10/23/2013 Dr. Keith Wailoo was the guest presenter for the 21st Harvey Baker Memorial Lectureship
10/22/2013 Arjun Ratnam is a national semi-finalist for the 2013 Siemens Competition in Math, Science, & Technology
10/21/2013 Department faculty co-author a novel web-based outcome prediction tool for esophageal cancer
10/13/2013 Study finds gunshot injuries in children are disproportionately more severe, deadly and costly than any other source of childhood injury
10/08/2013 OHSU announces Marquam Hill Lecture Series for 2013-14
10/07/2013 Department chair serves on faculty for the Methods in Clinical Research Workshop for Minority Physicians
09/27/2013 Nike and OHSU Doernbecher to unveil 10th anniversary Doernbecher Freestyle Collection
09/24/2013 Taking on the Knights’ $1 billion cancer challenge
09/23/2013 Briefing on $1 billion Knight cancer challenge
09/21/2013 Nike co-founder Phil Knight and wife Penny issue surprise $1 billion cancer challenge
09/17/2013 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and the Knight Cancer Institute launch groundbreaking collaboration to improve outcomes for acute myeloid leukemia
09/12/2013 OHSU launches $25 million clinical and translational science initiative against lethal, hard-to-treat pancreatic disease
09/11/2013 OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital awarded $250,000 research grant from Hyundai Hope on Wheels
09/11/2013 OHSU AIDS vaccine candidate appears to completely clear virus from the body
09/09/2013 Study: Minimally injured people sent to trauma centers costs hundreds of millions per year
08/23/2013 Kristina Young receives 1st Place Resident Award
08/16/2013 Andrew Trister was a visiting scientist at OHSU's Knight Cancer Institute Department of Radiation Medicine
08/12/2013 Building a home for computational biology at OHSU
08/06/2013 $100,000 childhood cancer research grant awarded to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
07/26/2013 Reshma Jagsi, MD, DPhil was a Visiting Faculty Scholar at OHSU in July 2013
07/16/2013 U.S. News & World Report ranks OHSU Hospital No. 1 in Portland, statewide
07/11/2013 Drs. Wang, Holland, Gross, and Ms. Lockhart co-author nomogram on postoperative radiotherapy for oral cavity tumors
07/08/2013 OHSU Doernbecher patients walk hospital halls to thank blood, marrow donors, support future patients
06/18/2013 New Alzheimer’s research suggests possible cause: the interaction of proteins in the brain
06/17/2013 OHSU review: previous studies overstated evidence on spinal fusion product

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