Ruth H. WhithamM.D.

  • Professor of Neurology, School of Medicine


  • Neurology

Special focus on

  • Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology


Dr. Whitham has special interests in neuroimmunology and multiple sclerosis. She is a Professor of Neurology at OHSU, and she received her medical degree in 1978 from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in Chicago. Dr. Whitham currently sees patients in the Multiple Sclerosis and Neuroimmunology Clinic at OHSU and supervises training of residents and fellows in the care of people with multiple sclerosis and related disorders.


  • Residency:

    • Internal medicine-Oregon Health & Science University, Portland
  • Fellowship:

    • Neuroimmunology-Oregon Health & Science University, Portland


  • English

Memberships and associations

  • Neurology, 1986