Ask the Health Experts
Join us for informative talks about some of today’s top health concerns. Learn the latest developments in treatment, prevention and detection from the leading professionals in the field. Light refreshments will be served at all seminars.
March 11, 7 p.m.
Improve Cancer Survivorship with a Healthy Lifestyle
Kerri Winters-Stone, Ph.D.
Following cancer treatment, moderate levels of appropriate physical activity can reduce fatigue, boost self-esteem and improve muscle strength and physical endurance. Learn about OHSU Knight Cancer Institute’s well-being initiatives that address the specific wants, needs and interests of cancer survivors.
Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery
March 18 7:30 p.m.
Get a fresh start this spring - with OHSU Cosmetic & Plastic Services
OHSU Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery Team
Get your questions answered at a presentation and Q&A session led by our skilled providers and learn why OHSU should be your No.1 choice for cosmetic services.
Casey Eye Institute Auditorium
3375 S.W. Terwilliger Blvd. Portland, Oregon 97239
March 12, 7 p.m.
Learn more about the cause, diagnosis and treatment options for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
Gene Bakis, M.D. and Kian Keyashian, M.D.
IBS is the most common gastrointestinal diagnosis seen in the world. The symptoms can affect a patient’s quality of life. Sometimes, patients may worry that the symptoms represent another diagnosis, such as colon cancer or inflammation, and may request a colonoscopy. However, diagnosis relies on specific criteria such as the patient’s symptoms, physical examination, and possibly blood tests.
Orthopaedics & Spine
March 19, 7 p.m.
Back Pain and Injection Treatment
Grace Chen, M.D.
Spine, neck and back pain can affect every aspect of your life. The OHSU Spine Center can help patients treat pain in the neck or lower back caused by leaking or bulging discs. Learn how injection treatment can help you.
April 23, 7 p.m.
Floor it: Understanding your pelvic floor
Mary Anna Denman, M.D.
As you age, the muscles that make up your pelvic floor get weaker. Women who have had children may also experience pelvic floor dysfunction. Learn about common pelvic floor conditions, treatment options and ways to strengthen these important muscles to prevent injury or dysfunction.
Fertility Open House
Baby talk, with OHSU Fertility Consultants
10th Floor, Fertility Clinic Lobby, 6:00pm - 7:30pm information session available.
Interested in having a baby? Want to find out more about your options? OHSU offers a full range of services not found in other fertility programs in the Portland area. Learn from our fertility experts and meet staff at this free information session. Space is limited so register today.