As a national leader in translational research, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute is well-known for its ability to turn discoveries into cancer treatments.
Lisa Coussens, Ph.D., associate director of basic research for OHSU Knight Cancer Institute, was selected to serve as a principal investigator on an international pancreatic cancer Dream Team that joins together world-class institutions to study immune system treatments.
Cancer training programs
The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute is strongly committed to education and offers a diverse and outstanding set of oncology training programs.
Cancer research programs and shared resources
The best new strategies for cancer diagnosis, cancer treatment and control of cancer will come from identifying and understanding the molecular defects present in cancer cells. The OHSU Knight Cancer Institute explores this frontier with a series of innovative research programs that each interface with clinical care.