Multiple Sclerosis Center Scientists

Dr. Dennis Bourdette, Chair and Roy & Eulalia Swank Family Research Professor, Department of Neurology at OHSU, is currently the Director of the OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center.

The clinical and research staff includes neurologists, laboratory scientists, postdoctoral fellows, research nurses and research assistants. In addition, collaborations with many other departments and research centers at OHSU allow for a comprehensive group of scientists, physicians and healthcare providers to work together to find a cure for MS.

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      • Professor of Pediatrics, School of Medicine
      • Clyde and Elda Munson Professor of Pediatric Research, Pediatrics, School of Medicine
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      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
      • Dr.Roy and Eulalia Swank family research professor, Neurology, School of Medicine
      • Director, OHSU Multiple Sclerosis Center, School of Medicine
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      • Neuroscience Graduate Program, School of Medicine
      • Jungers Center for Neurosciences Research
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      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Assistant Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Jungers Center for Neurosciences Research
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      • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Balance Disorders Laboratory
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      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
    • Additional associations

      • Neuroscience Graduate Program, School of Medicine
      • Jungers Center for Neurosciences Research
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      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Associate Professor of Behavioral Neuroscience, School of Medicine
      • Director, Professor, Advanced Imaging Research Center
    • Additional associations

      • Behavioral Neuroscience Graduate Program, School of Medicine
      • M.D./Ph.D. Program Committee, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Magnetic Resonance Imaging
      • Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy
      • MRI
      • Pharmacokinetics
      • Brain
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      • Professor, Oregon National Primate Research Center
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      • Program in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences, School of Medicine
      • Cell and Developmental Biology Graduate Program, School of Medicine
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      • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • Activation of encephalitogenic T cells
      • T cell receptor peptide therapy
      • Recombinant T cell receptor ligands for regulating neuroantigen specific T cells
      • Translational studies in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
      • Multiple sclerosis
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      • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine
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      • Associate Professor of Pathology, School of Medicine
      • Director, Neuropathology Core of the Layton Aging & Alzheimer’s Disease Center
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      • Professor, VGTI-Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute
    • Additional associations

      • Molecular Microbiology and Immunology Graduate Program, School of Medicine
      • Program in Molecular and Cellular Biosciences, School of Medicine
    • Areas of interest

      • HIV pathogenesis and vaccine development
    • Appointments and titles

      • Associate Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine