Our Team

The OHSU Brain Institute Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit has specially trained experts available all day, every day to care for patients that are critically ill from a neurological disease.

  • Medical director: Ines Koerner, M.D., Ph.D.
  • Nurse manager: Michael Whitaker, B.S.N., R.N., C.N.R.N.
  • Assistant nurse manager: Kirk Cowan, B.S.N., R.N., C.C.R.N.
  • Specialties practice leader: Lorin Daniels, B.S.N., R.N., C.N.R.N.