OHSU Healthcare Diversity and Inclusion

OHSU is committed to cultural competence and values diverse representation in all professional capacities. Our goal is to embrace personal and cultural differences in every encounter, with every individual, every time.



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6OHSU Healthcare has partnered extensively with national and local minority media to strengthen the diversity recruitment and outreach efforts. During FY12 Healthcare sponsored 20 customized diversity recruitment ads in various publications. The ads portrayed OHSU’s exceptional employees.

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Peter Rapp and Norwood Knight-Richardson

Welcome to OHSU, and to this online resource that includes information on our diversity and inclusion programs. As executive leaders at OHSU, we value the power of difference. We are dedicated to the missions of healing, research and teaching to improve the health outcomes of all members of our immediate and extended communities. We hope you will use this website to learn more about our diversity and inclusion programs and to give us feedback on how we may better serve you.Thank you for putting your trust in OHSU.


Peter F. Rapp
CEO, OHSU Healthcare
Executive Vice President, OHSU

Norwood Knight-Richardson, M.D., M.A., M.B.A.
Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer
Chief Diversity Officer, OHSU