The OHSU Effect

The OHSU Effect is what happens when healing, teaching and discovery come together. This powerful combination leads to breakthroughs, cures and life-changing advancements. It improves healthcare, here and around the world. It leads to new jobs and new businesses, and makes life better, for people all across Oregon.

Expanding frontiers and spreading knowledge

Grant Burch, M.D., David Bailly, M.D., Laurie Armsby, M.D.

Creating Jobs

As the only academic health center in Oregon, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) provides a wide variety of unique benefits to local and state residents.

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Saving lives, finding cures

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Doernbecher Cancer and Blood Disorders Program

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"Whole-food snacks that kids can prepare themselves, or with a little help." A great list via @Oregonlive: http://t.co/FVQL9hlSsz #parenting

RT @OHSUSOM: Segment now online: OHSU alumna Allison Anacker on @scifri, http://t.co/hxpHqnpLSa.

@ThePlushGourmet glad you think so! Appreciate your kind words.

RT @ThePlushGourmet: Totally bowled over by the Oregon Health Science University Comprehensive Pain Center. Utterly amazing facility & won…

A blood test to detect #cancer? More from @NYTimes via @OHSUKnight: http://t.co/57rB0GpVx3

“The best six doctors anywhere, and no one can deny it, are sunshine, water, rest, and air exercise and diet." - Wayne Fields #quote

"I wouldn't be here today if it weren't for @LLSusa & Dr. Brian Druker." Judy's story is worth watching: http://t.co/8Fb6BkFprw @OHSUKnight

Will you be joining us for next month's PDX Heart Walk? Here's how to register: http://t.co/or5AXEcvsp cc @American_Heart #OHSUHeartWalk

RT @OHSUKnight: Hitting the Target: How Druker’s Persistence Helped Launch a New Mode of Attack http://t.co/QmUrVsyO9a via @OncLive

We are thankful. What we're reading: "Columbia River teens raise $115,000 for @OHSUDoernbecher" via @thecolumbian: http://t.co/nGEbWuAMJZ

This weekend! Join the OHSU "Hills for Humanity" 5K fun run & hike through the hills of Marquam Nature Park: http://t.co/EDw3wFTAVA

Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Coussens of @OHSUKnight, who will lead "pancreatic cancer Dream Team" with @SU2C: http://t.co/i7r5UFWpw9

RT @ZacharyJeans: #PDX @OHSU in a beautiful Spring day. http://t.co/3IYMPmtZW0

RT @OHSUBrain: Booze and the brain: Not a great combination if you're a prairie vole in love. http://t.co/HdlNsToZ2C http://t.co/9APpy7beYX

RT @OHSUKnight: A blood test to detect cancer? Read about the possibilities: http://t.co/IzUAOzXdSK http://t.co/3FkQgm8G0j

How to protect your kids from #measles exposure, via our @OHSUDoernbecher pediatricians: http://t.co/xjTlCJ3agi via @KATUNews

Join us this Saturday as Dr. Joe Gray shares new research that could unlock the cures for cancers of the brain: http://t.co/u1C8p7eUTQ

RT @Mark_Kemball: #OHSU School of Dentistry students are rocking their poster presentations at the Oregon Dental Conference! http://t.co/aS