Doernbecher Press Releases

News Releases from Doernbecher Children's Hospital

04/15/2014 Youngest world champion visits King School in Portland to lead students in GoNoodle physical activity breaks
03/31/2014 Clinical trial results inconsistently reported among journals, government website
03/26/2014 OHSU scientist breaks new ground in embryonic stem cells
03/12/2014 Donors step up with $86 million in early giving to end cancer as we know it
03/05/2014 OHSU announces creation of new embryonic stem cell and gene therapy center
02/14/2014 OHSU brain lecture set for Feb. 18: "Working to better treat traumatic brain injuries"
02/07/2014 OHSU statement about incidents at Oregon National Primate Research Center
02/07/2014 Winter safety tips from OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital and the Oregon Poison Center
02/07/2014 First OHSU Brain Awareness Season lecture set for Feb. 10: “Mad cow disease and related human diseases”
02/05/2014 Monkeys that eat omega-3 rich diet show more developed brain networks
01/07/2014 International group of pediatric brain cancer researchers receives $300K toward a cure
12/26/2013 Antioxidant drug knocks down multiple sclerosis-like disease in mice
12/17/2013 Study: Moderate alcohol consumption boosts body’s immune system
12/11/2013 Dietary amino acids improve sleep problems in mice with traumatic brain injury
12/10/2013 Treatments in development for narcolepsy may reduce chemotherapy-induced fatigue
12/09/2013 OHSU researchers develop new drug approach that could lead to cures for wide range of diseases
11/19/2013 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle X collection available to public for first time Saturday
11/07/2013 OHSU Vollum Institute research gives new insight into how antidepressants work in the brain
11/04/2013 OHSU Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center hosts free event for those affected by diabetes
10/24/2013 Head of pediatric neurosurgery at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital to lead largest professional neurosurgical organization in the world
10/23/2013 Fall, Halloween safety tips from OHSU Doernbecher and the Oregon Poison Center at OHSU
10/13/2013 Study finds gunshot injuries in children are disproportionately more severe, deadly and costly than any other source of childhood injury
09/27/2013 Nike and OHSU Doernbecher to unveil 10th anniversary Doernbecher Freestyle Collection
09/24/2013 Taking on the Knights’ $1 billion cancer challenge
09/23/2013 Briefing on $1 billion Knight cancer challenge
09/21/2013 Nike co-founder Phil Knight and wife Penny issue surprise $1 billion cancer challenge
09/20/2013 OHSU responds to tort claim trial jury decision
09/12/2013 OHSU launches $25 million clinical and translational science initiative against lethal, hard-to-treat pancreatic disease
09/11/2013 OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital awarded $250,000 research grant from Hyundai Hope on Wheels
09/11/2013 OHSU AIDS vaccine candidate appears to completely clear virus from the body
09/09/2013 Study: Minimally injured people sent to trauma centers costs hundreds of millions per year
08/27/2013 OHSU’s Casey Eye Institute and the Oregon State Elks celebrate $25 million raised to provide vision care for kids throughout the Northwest
08/21/2013 Oregon Searches for Solutions to Credentialing of Physicians Providing Telemedicine Services
08/18/2013 Study reveals multiple barriers to autism screening, diagnosis in Latino children
08/06/2013 $100,000 childhood cancer research grant awarded to OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
07/16/2013 U.S. News & World Report ranks OHSU Hospital No. 1 in Portland, statewide
07/08/2013 OHSU Doernbecher patients walk hospital halls to thank blood, marrow donors, support future patients
06/26/2013 Summer safety tips from OHSU Doernbecher and the Oregon Poison Center at OHSU
06/18/2013 New Alzheimer’s research suggests possible cause: the interaction of proteins in the brain
06/17/2013 OHSU review: previous studies overstated evidence on spinal fusion product
06/11/2013 OHSU Doernbecher ranks among the nation’s best children’s hospitals four years running
06/05/2013 New technique for deep brain stimulation surgery proves accurate and safe
05/14/2013 OHSU event helps prepare young adults with diabetes for life after high school
05/08/2013 Hundreds of students will participate in candlelight procession to ‘rekindle’ hope for patients, families at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
05/06/2013 Vitamin C may prevent lung problems in babies born to pregnant smokers
04/30/2013 RMHC, OHSU Doernbecher announce interim housing solution for families of seriously ill children traveling to Portland for medical care
04/22/2013 OHSU teams with Intel to decode the root causes of cancer and other complex diseases
03/20/2013 Scientists describe development of drug that could treat, prevent malaria and block mosquito transmission
03/18/2013 Toyota’s management practices may improve the quality of hospital care
03/14/2013 Tenth annual Western Regional International Health Conference set for April 5-7 in Portland
03/13/2013 Legacy Health, OHSU combine outpatient cancer clinics to improve access to advanced care in the region
02/25/2013 OHSU Doernbecher scientists first to grow liver stem cells in culture, transplant them with demonstrated therapeutic benefit
02/01/2013 OHSU Ask the Health Experts Lecture series features specialists on top health concerns
01/29/2013 New OHSU research helps explain early-onset puberty in females
01/24/2013 Two New Breakthroughs Demonstrate How Tomorrow’s Life-Saving Medications May Currently Be Living At the Bottom of the Sea
01/16/2013 Study findings have potential to prevent, reverse serious disabilities affecting children born prematurely
01/09/2013 Winter safety tips from OHSU Doernbecher and the Oregon Poison Center
01/07/2013 OHSU School of Dentistry team finds persistent oral bacterial strains, even one year after treatment for severe early childhood caries
12/17/2012 OHSU Expert Advises Parents on Talking to their Kids About the Recent School and Mall Shootings
12/14/2012 OHSU Expert Advises Parents on Talking to their Kids About the Recent School and Mall Shootings
12/11/2012 New cardiovascular institute at OHSU will be named the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute
12/06/2012 Autistic adults report significant shortcomings in their health care
11/27/2012 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle collection available to public for first time Friday
11/19/2012 Astoria High School senior to deliver hundreds of toys for children at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
11/19/2012 Holiday safety tips from OHSU Doernbecher and the Oregon Poison Center
11/12/2012 Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center hosts free events to benefit those affected by diabetes
10/29/2012 OHSU Doernbecher, Massachusetts General team up to help troubled youth in the Pacific Northwest
10/24/2012 OHSU researchers test new gene therapy method in human cells...and it works
10/10/2012 Human neural stem cells study offers new hope for children with fatal brain diseases
09/26/2012 OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital wins $250,000 research grant from Hyundai Hope on Wheels in honor of National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month
09/18/2012 OHSU announces Marquam Hill Lecture Series for 2012-13
09/17/2012 Historic gift from Phil and Penny Knight establishes institute for cardiovascular research and care at OHSU
09/13/2012 OHSU Doernbecher nurse honored for work caring for children at the end of life
09/10/2012 ‘Humanized’ mice developed at Oregon Health & Science University enable malaria research breakthrough at Seattle Biomedical Research Institute
08/27/2012 Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Foundation Board Elects New Members
08/23/2012 OHSU Nurses Celebrate Major Achievement
08/17/2012 Dr. Marquez is a co-author on article linking CSF shunting and hearing loss in children undergoing treatment for medulloblastoma
07/26/2012 New study associates excess maternal iodine supplementation with congenital hypothyroidism in newborns
07/17/2012 U.S. News & World Report Ranks OHSU Hospital No. 1 in Portland, statewide
07/06/2012 Road construction on OHSU’s Campus Drive begins Monday, July 9
06/06/2012 OHSU Doernbecher holds graduation ceremony for patients in its Hospital School Program
06/05/2012 OHSU Doernbecher ranks among the nation’s best children’s hospitals
05/22/2012 Vitamin C improves lung function in newborns of pregnant smoking women
04/30/2012 To Use or Not to Use a Pacifier: What should parents do?
04/19/2012 Telehealth via secure iPad will bring care to seriously ill children in Oregon and Southwest Washington
04/10/2012 OHSU Doernbecher cancer survivor meets lifesaving bone marrow donor
03/27/2012 OHSU Doernbecher Launches Free Car Seat Fitting Station, Safety Check Program
02/27/2012 OHSU scientists, at leading edge of rare disease research, host Feb. 29 conference
02/10/2012 Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Foundation Board Elects New Members
02/02/2012 OHSU Foundation Board Announces New Trustees
01/26/2012 OHSU Doernbecher and PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center Partner to Bring Nationally Ranked Neonatal Care to Southwest Washington’s Sickest Infants
12/15/2011 Holiday safety tips from OHSU Doernbecher and the Oregon Poison Center
12/06/2011 Community Groups Bring Holiday Cheer to OHSU Doernbecher Families
12/05/2011 99.5 The Wolf Hosts Radiothon to Benefit OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
12/05/2011 Health Care, Home, School Differ for Children With Special Health Care Needs
11/14/2011 Loss of Weight Associated With Chronic Illness May Soon Have First Treatment
11/07/2011 First Use of High-Field MRI in Developing Brain Reveals Previously Undetectable Injuries
11/04/2011 Nike Doernbecher Freestyle Collection Available to Public For First Time Saturday
10/31/2011 OHSU Doernbecher Ensures Patients, Families Don’t Miss Halloween Fun
09/23/2011 Four students receive first Swindells Family Scholar Award

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