Community Events

The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute supports a variety of community groups that are committed to ending the suffering caused by cancer. OHSU employees, patients, family, and friends are invited to join us at the community events listed below.


Get Your Rear In Gear 5k Run/Walk Event - Colon Cancer Coalition
Saturday, August 4, 2018 7:45 a.m.
Mt. Tabor Park OR

Join Team OHSU and help increase colon cancer awareness and screening at this family friendly 5k run/walk event.  Click here to register and for more information.


2018 SHOC Run Walk & Run for Ovarian Cancer
Saturday, August 4, 2018  7:30 a.m.
Latus Motors Harley-Davidson, Gladstone, OR

SHOC Walk & Run is an opportunity for families, survivors, supporters and businesses from surrounding communities to come together for a common cause. Click here to register and for more information.


2018 Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Portland
Sunday, September 16, 2018  7:00 a.m.
Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Portland, OR

Registration is now open! Join Team OHSU to race for the cure and help raising funds to support Komen's vision for a world without breast cancer. Register under Team OHSU Knight Cancer Institute and use discount coupon code "rftc5" for $5 off registration fee. Click here to join and for more information.


2018 LLS Light the Night Walk
Saturday, October 27, 2018
OMSI-Tilikum Crossing, Portland OR

The Knight Cancer Institute is a proud sponsor of the 2018 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Light the Night Walk. Join Team OHSU or create your own team under OHSU to support the research of blood cancer treatments that saves lives. Registration is free but donations are always welcomed and appreciated. Click here to join Team OHSU and for more information.

Knight Cancer Institute Events, Classes and Groups