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Julia Folkl gets a second chance at life after brain tumor

A brain tumor threatened to derail Julia Folkl's life when she was 13 years old. After a successful surgery at Doernbecher Children's Hospital and lengthy rehabilitation process, Julia is thriving, an...

Students & Alumni

OHSU nursing alum values Native traditions and culture 

School of Nursing alumna Annette Chimtee Xqai'x (New Dawn) Sampson calls on her Native traditions and culture to influence her health care practice. A member of the Confederated Tribes of Umatilla, Wa...

Students & Alumni

Feed it forward: how OHSU is tackling student food insecurity

What started as a grassroots grocery box program has grown into the OHSU Food Resource Center (FRC)—a welcoming, on-campus resource dedicated to nourishing the next generation of healers, caregivers...

Students & Alumni

The impact of scholarships

Philanthropy and scholarships help open the doors to students who would not otherwise be able to attend OHSU. We invite you to read about how scholarships have impacted current and past students.

Students & Alumni

How nurse-led care helped prepare for a pandemic

At risk of burnout and frequently unable to work at the top of her license, Nicole Bennett, DNP, PMHNP-BC ’09 envisioned a clinical practice model that cared for both the patient and provider.


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