Community Events

The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute supports a variety of community groups that are committed to ending the suffering caused by cancer. OHSU employees, patients, family, and friends are invited to join us at the community events listed below.


PurpleStride Portland 2018
Saturday, September 29, 2018  9:00 a.m.
World Trade Center, Portland, OR

The Knight Cancer institute and Brenden-Colson Center for Pancreatic Cancer are proud co-sponsors for the PurpleStride Portland walk to end pancreatic cancer. Join Team OHSU and a community of survivors, impacted families, loved ones, researchers and advocates committed to rewriting the future of this deadly disease . Registration is now open! Click here to join and for more information.


2018 LLS Light the Night Walk
Saturday, October 27, 2018
OMSI-Tilikum Crossing, Portland OR

The Knight Cancer Institute is an annual sponsor for the 2018 Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Light the Night Walk. Join Team OHSU or create your own team under OHSU to support the research of blood cancer treatments that saves lives. Registration is free but donations are always welcomed and appreciated. Click here to join Team OHSU and for more information.

Knight Cancer Institute Events, Classes and Groups