OHSU News

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

OHSU Doernbecher offers water safety tips to help prevent drowning

OHSU Doernbecher offers water safety tips to help prevent drowning

Oregon children suffer more drownings than other West Coast states, the national average; ahead of the July 4 holiday, pediatricians say close supervision, other measures can help keep them safe.
Viewpoint: Poor communication deepens health inequities, systemic racism

Viewpoint: Poor communication deepens health inequities, systemic racism

OHSU authors say medical education, hospital accreditation should include health literacy standards.
Hitting the road to bring cancer education to Oregonians

Hitting the road to bring cancer education to Oregonians

New OHSU Knight Cancer Institute mobile outreach van delivers cancer education, prevention resources to people across the state.
Doernbecher Freestyle XIX: Meet this year’s patient-designers

Doernbecher Freestyle XIX: Meet this year’s patient-designers

Longstanding partnership with Nike has raised more than $33 million for OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.