Knight Cancer Institute Community Events

The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute supports a variety of community groups that are committed to ending the suffering caused by cancer.

His, Hers, and Theirs: Re-thinking sex-specific cancers

Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019

Knight School is a series of community-facing science talks designed to educate, entertain, and inspire with stories told by Knight Cancer researchers, clinicians and patients.

More than Pink Walk

Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019

Join Team OHSU at the 2019 Komen Oregon and SW Washington More than Pink Walk to support breast cancer treatment, patient advocacy and research. This event was formerly known as the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.

PurpleStride Portland

Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019

Join Team OHSU to support Pancreatic Cancer Action Network at the PurpleStride Walk to spread our mission to reduce the burden of pancreatic cancer.

Light the Night Walk

Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019

Join Team OHSU to support the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Light the Night event to help raise funds for treatments, research and awareness.

Sarcoma Patient Education Conference

Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019

OHSU is partnering with the Sarcoma Foundation of America and the Northwest Sarcoma Foundation to host, “Ask the Experts,” a Sarcoma Patient Education Conference specifically designed for patients and families interested in learning more about sarcoma.

Contact us

If you are interested in volunteering at a community event or seeking event sponsorship, contact Marilynn Hubin, Program Specialist.

To learn more about how your event can benefit the Knight Cancer Institute, contact Lisa Nolen, Associate Director of Development - Special Gifts, OHSU Foundation.