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Living life fully: Geriatrics patient Lucille Pierce 

Lucille turned 101 in 2022 and lives independently. Watch a video of Lucille and daughter Julie Huisman on the power of geriatric care.


The innovation drive: meet the researchers

OHSU researchers lead innovation and passion through new discoveries, comradery of the OHSU research community and the drive to improve people’s health and well-being. Get to know some of the resear...

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The promise of early detection: how one blood draw found cancer

Joyce participated in a research study, never dreaming that a single blood draw would find cancer.


Understanding the mystery of COVID-19

As the novel coronavirus spreads across the nation and around the world, it mutates. Understanding those different strains of the virus — and our immune response — is crucial. Knowing which strain...


Shaping research

Martin Schreiber has built an illustrious career in medicine and the military, shaping how the two can influence each other.

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A man with a plan

For David Zonies, MD, MPH, there’s never a dull moment — and he prefers it that way. Zonies is a trauma surgeon in OHSU’s Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, as well as the...


Building a COVID-19 testing lab

Two weeks. That’s all it took for Donna Hansel, MD, PhD, and her team, together with colleagues at the OHSU Vaccine and Gene Therapy Institute, to build, stock and staff a new clinical testing labor...

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