OHSU's research infrastructure is designed to promote multidisciplinary and collaborative approaches to solving the most intractable problems in human health. Use the resources below to design and execute the studies for your next breakthrough.
Research Cores & Shared Resources
Research Integrity Office
The OHSU Research Integrity Office (ORIO) is charged with protecting and assuring compliance under the laws that govern the rights and welfare of human and animal subjects, and the oversight of basic and applied scientific research at OHSU. If your research involves human or animal subjects, you will coordinate with ORIO's Institutional Review Board (IRB) or Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC), respectively. ORIO also oversees the Institutional Biosafety Committee, the Conflict of Interest in Research Committee, and the Scientific Integrity Committee. Visit their website for forms and research policies.
Department of Comparative Medicine
OHSU's Department of Comparative Medicine is dedicated to ensuring the judicious and humane use of animals in the pursuit of scientific excellence for the benefit of human and animal health. They provide professional and technical services for laboratory animal care, veterinary medical care, animal research project support, and genetically engineered model development and preservation for the OHSU research community