As the state's only academic health center, OHSU's breakthrough research leads to new cures, new standards of care, and a better understanding of the basic science that drives biomedical discovery. OHSU researchers are exploring new basic, clinical, and applied research frontiers. Read about research at OHSU
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The talents and resources of hundreds of individuals, institutions, and industries must be combined to achieve successful diagnosis and treatment of cancer and other diseases.
To help ensure success in the diagnosis and treatment of cancers and diseases, we have developed ongoing relationships with the following institutions:
- Department of Nuclear Engineering & Radiation Health Physics
- Transpire, Inc.
- Wacom Technology Corporation
This collaboration between institutions allows our team to be amongst the first to access any newly researched technologies.
This gives our team a unique opportunity to devise applications for improving the diagnosing of cancers and developing innovative therapeutic treatments. So when you enter our facilities, you can rest assured that the very best minds and machines are devoted to your care.
As part of a teaching institution, the Department of Radiation Medicine's faculty and staff will give presentations both within the department and around the world sharing their knowledge with others studying the field of medicine. Review the department's academic meetings presentations here
In the news: Radiation Medicine
March 2, 2020
The ASTRO Annual Meeting is the world's most important meeting for the radiation oncology community, with more than 11,000 people attending each year. The faculty, residents, staff and collaborators of the Department of Radiation Medicine have over 25 submissions to the 62nd Annual Meeting.
February 13, 2020
The University of Washington School of Medicine Department of Radiation Oncology and the Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine Department of Radiation Medicine are proud to host the Pacific Northwest Workshop on Methods in Radiation Oncology Clinical Trials on June 4-6, 2020 in Seattle, WA. Registration available here.
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