Spotlight Opportunity

Neurology - Acupuncture Research

Gain experience in cutting edge acupuncture mechanistic research, focused on acupuncture's effects on the peripheral nervous system! Two volunteer positions are available to assist with various phases of research including participant recruitment, testing and data collection, and other scholarly activities. Volunteers work under the supervision of Principal Investigator, Dr. Alexandra Dimitrova.  

To find out more about this opportunity and others, please visit the Open Opportunities section.


The Office of Visitors & Volunteers connects potential volunteers to various opportunities, orients them to the complex OHSU environment, and guides them through the volunteer registration process. This program also links Research, Academic, and Central Services departments to interested volunteers.

Volunteer Voices

Sydney Nagy: Behavioral Neuroscience

Sydney Nagy"Instead of simply explaining and having me watch tasks, my mentors have allowed me to participate and learn by doing tasks alongside them." Read more about Sydney's story here.