Our Mission

Our MissionORPRN's mission is to improve the health of rural Oregonians by promoting knowledge transfer between communities and clinicians.


Goals & Objectives

ORPRN aims to conduct community-based research that:

  • Is woven into the fabric of the community and the rural practices,
  • Reflects community health values, priorities, and needs,
  • Is durable and withstands the test of time and changes in health care funding, and
  • Fosters understanding of the health care values, dynamics, structure, and contributions of the practices in rural communities.