Created in 2013, On Track OHSU! works with Oregon middle and high schools to increase the number of students from underrepresented minority background in the health sciences and in Oregon's biomedical workforce.
Student volunteers from OHSU and other Oregon universities serve as role models and work to increase students' engagement in the sciences.
OHSU faculty and staff also volunteer to provide On Track OHSU! students an authentic view of health science degrees and careers.
On Track OHSU! has a long term commitment to its students - we begin working with students in middle school and continue mentoring and empowering students through high school and college.
Currently On Track OHSU! partners with schools in the following Oregon counties: