Spotlight Opportunity

Neurology - Acupuncture Research

Gain experience in cutting edge acupuncture mechanistic research, focused on acupuncture's effects on the peripheral nervous system! Two volunteer positions are available to assist with various phases of research including participant recruitment, testing and data collection, and other scholarly activities. Volunteers work under the supervision of Principal Investigator, Dr. Alexandra Dimitrova.  

To find out more about this opportunity and others, please visit the Open Opportunities section.


The Office of Visitors & Volunteers connects potential volunteers to various opportunities, orients them to the complex OHSU environment, and guides them through the volunteer registration process. This program also links Research, Academic, and Central Services departments to interested volunteers.

Volunteer Voices

Colleen Gilroy - 2018 Outstanding Volunteer Award Winner

Colleen Gilroy

"I just love this patient population. They have so much to offer. I learn as much from them as they do from me!” Read more about Colleen's story here.