SoM News April 2013

Dean's Message

Dean RichardsonAs part of ongoing conversations on the future of health care, I recently contributed a guest commentary to rural Oregon newspapers. In it, I addressed OHSU’s initiative to transform its M.D. curriculum to meet the challenges and opportunities of a changing health care system, and confirmed our commitment to rural and underserved communities as part of this evolution. I want to share this perspective now with you: faculty, staff, students and friends of the School of Medicine. Read Message »



Dr. Hitzeman 
Dr. Hitzemann is recipient of Dean's Award
In recognition of his exceptional service, and more . . .
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Dr. Bumsted
Dr. Bumsted is new associate dean for UME
Has been an effective leader, teacher, advisor and mentor at OHSU.
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Dr. Dorr's study on health care reform
Solving the multi billion-dollar puzzle of health care reform.
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OHSU Research Week headliners, highlights
Mark your calendar: May 20-24; Dr. Rothenberg speaks May 21.
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Paper of the Month

plos1This month's featured paper is from the labs of Drs. Loftis and Huckans, and is titled, "Partial MHC/Neuroantigen Peptide Constructs: A Potential Neuroimmune-Based Treatment for Methamphetamine Addiction." It was published in PLoS One.  
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Looking for more Faculty Papers?

from the archives

Harold T. Osterud, M.D., a friend of history
Dr. Osterud initiated the Preventive Medicine Residency Program at OHSU in 1974, and was OHSU's unofficial historian.
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New Faculty

A warm welcome to our new faculty members!