“With more than 1.7 million people dying globally from TB each year and the rise of strains that are resistant to drug treatment, we need a better way to prevent this disease”.
“When we notice that our boys are gifted in math and science and they say, ‘I want to be a doctor when I grow up,’ we could say, ‘That’s great, you could even be a nurse if you wanted to!’” - OHSU School of Nursing student Adam White.
As 2017 comes to close, we want to take this opportunity to acknowledge the many accomplishments of our world-class faculty and staff.
“Overall, the goal is to train a diverse health professions workforce that understands -- and can successfully respond to -- the health equity and research needs of their own community".
“Our ranking reflects the high caliber of our faculty — not only are they publishing in excellent journals, but their discoveries are having real-world impact in patents for products that advance knowledge and improve human health".
“That was the scariest feeling I ever had in my life,” he said. “If it weren’t for my wife, I would have just been hard-headed and probably died.”
“Gordon Mills is a world leader in cancer research,” said Brian Druker, M.D., director of the OHSU Knight Cancer Institute.
The newly awarded grant provides OHSU with $25 million over five years to establish and lead the new National Center for Data to Health, or CD2H, which aims to foster collaboration across more than 50 premier medical research institutions within the prestigious Clinical and Translational Science Awards, or CTSA, network.
Structural Competency is a relatively new method of teaching medical students and residents about the ways that social, economic, legal and cultural structures impact health.
Autism spectrum disorder affects approximately one out of every 68 children in the United States. Despite expansive study, the origin and risk factors of the complex condition are not fully understood.