RW-aboutOHSU Research Week is a university-wide event that celebrates the excellence of research performed by students, faculty, research-ranked employees, postdocs, and staff across all schools, centers, institutes and education programs at Oregon Health & Science University. Research Week includes career development workshops, over 300 poster and oral presentations, keynote speakers, receptions and award ceremonies, and more.

2017 Research Week Planning Committee

  • Maria Violeta Blando, administrative coordinator, Research Funding & Development Services
  • Robin Champieux, MLIS, scholarly communication librarian, assistant professor, OHSU Library
  • Rachel Dresbeck, Ph.D., director, Research Funding & Development Services, Office of the Senior Vice President for Research¬†
  • Elise Erickson, Ph.D. candidate, School of Nursing
  • Jeanne-Marie Guise, M.D., M.P.H., professor, OB/GYN, Division of Perinatology

  • Mike Matrone, Ph.D., postdoctoral affairs officer, Office of the Postdoctoral Affairs

  • Karen McCracken, education program coordinator, Oregon Clinical and Translational Research Institute
  • Lyndsey Miller, Ph.D. candidate, School of Nursing
  • Bekki Mossman, senior communications specialist, Research and Academic Communications
  • Christie Pizzimenti, Ph.D. candidate, Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Ian Pray, Ph.D. candidate, School of Public Health
  • Julie Rogers, research development associate, Research Funding & Development Services
  • Virginia Tilden, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN, professor, senior associate dean for research, School of Nursing
  • Eileen Samson Torres, Ph.D. candidate, Department of Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Amy Williams, Ph.D. candidate, Behavioral Neuroscience
  • Jackie Wirz, Ph.D., assistant dean, Graduate Student Affairs
  • Letisha Wyatt, Ph.D., research data management librarian, assistant professor, OHSU Library