Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is a public university in Oregon with a main campus, including two hospitals, in Portland.
It was formed in 1974 as the University of Oregon Health Sciences Center, combining state dentistry, medicine, and nursing programs into a single center.
It was renamed Oregon Health Sciences University in 1981 and took its current name in 2001, as part of a merger with the Oregon Graduate Institute of Science and Technology (OGI), in Hillsboro. In addition, the university has several partnership programs including a joint PharmD Pharmacy program with Oregon State University in Corvallis.
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- Magnetic pulses to the brain deliver long-lasting relief for tinnitus patients – July 22, 2015
- Antioxidant drug knocks down multiple sclerosis-like disease in mice
- California’s new mental health system helps people live independently
- Cooled coal emissions would clean air and lower health and climate-change costs
- OHSU researchers develop new drug approach that could lead to cures for wide range of diseases
- Large study shows pollution impact on coral reefs – and offers solution
- “Flipping the switch” reveals new compounds with antibiotic potential
- OHSU AIDS vaccine candidate appears to completely clear virus from the body
- Now hear this: Scientists discover compound to prevent noise-related hearing loss
- Cognitive decline with age is normal, routine – but not inevitable
- Flu vaccines aimed at younger populations could reduce transmission
- Human cloning developments raise hopes for new treatments
- OHSU research team successfully converts human skin cells into embryonic stem cells
- Scientists develop drug that might be next best hope against malaria
- Two New Breakthroughs Demonstrate How Tomorrow’s Life-Saving Medications May Currently Be Living At the Bottom of the Sea
- Medical Vital-Sign Monitoring Reduced to the Size of a Postage Stamp