OHSU’s contributions — like other academic health centers nationwide — are the result, in large part, of the synergism among its innovative patient care and nationally recognized education and research activities. Learn more about OHSU.
Welcome to OHSU
Oregon Health & Science University is the state’s only academic health center. It provides an uncommon array of services from providing the state’s most comprehensive health care, to educating the next generation of clinicians and biomedical researchers, to achieving breakthroughs and innovations. Its hospitals and clinics serve more than a quarter of a million patients every year with innovative care and treatment models based on the latest knowledge available.
From humble beginnings in 1887, OHSU has grown into a world-class teaching hospital and research center that draws in students, scientists and patients from across the country and around the globe.
By the Numbers
Nearly one million patient visits each year. Educating thousands of future health care providers. You get the picture.
Immerse yourself in more facts and stats than you probably need about Portland's largest employer, Oregon's provider of care to every corner of the state, and one of the nation's top 20 biomedical research institutions.