OHSU News

Happy Friday! Here are this week’s top stories in OHSU News.

Oregon Health & Science University and Legacy Health combining to better serve our patients, communities

Oregon Health & Science University and Legacy Health combining to better serve our patients, communities

Accelerates shared mission to expand access to high-quality, essential health care services.
OHSU program provides books, joy for newborn patients, families

OHSU program provides books, joy for newborn patients, families

Reading promotes healthy childhood development, supports parent-child bonding; Reach Out and Read NICU provides books, benefits of reading to premature, ill infants.
‘Liver in a box’ helps save more lives, can improve transplant outcomes

‘Liver in a box’ helps save more lives, can improve transplant outcomes

OHSU only Oregon hospital using perfusion machine in liver transplantation.
Study shows promise of gene therapy for alcohol use disorder

Study shows promise of gene therapy for alcohol use disorder

Already used in clinical trials to treat Parkinson’s disease, OHSU researchers found surgical treatment dramatically reduced chronic heavy drinking.
OHSU coronavirus (COVID-19) response

OHSU coronavirus (COVID-19) response

Last updated Thursday, June 6, 2024.