OHSU News

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

Scientists key in on brain’s mechanism for singing, learning

Scientists key in on brain’s mechanism for singing, learning

OHSU collaboration discerns mechanism for the brain’s ability to learn fine motor skills.
New insights into dietary salt: The loved, loathed, debated

New insights into dietary salt: The loved, loathed, debated

OHSU article in NEJM discusses the controversies around salt intake and high blood pressure.
Standing in solidarity: Transgender Day of Remembrance 2021

Standing in solidarity: Transgender Day of Remembrance 2021

‘Join us on Nov. 20 in witnessing and in celebration of our lost family.’
Deaf and hard-of-hearing scientists call for equity, inclusion

Deaf and hard-of-hearing scientists call for equity, inclusion

Perspective includes more than 40 co-authors worldwide, including the Oregon Hearing Research Center at OHSU.
Nov. 18: Local safety experts, advocates ‘turn Portland green’ in recognition of National Injury Prevention Day

Nov. 18: Local safety experts, advocates ‘turn Portland green’ in recognition of National Injury Prevention Day

OHSU Doernbecher to join children’s hospitals nationwide in raising awareness, providing tools to create safe environments for families.
From foster care to heart transplant, Medford woman overcomes the odds

From foster care to heart transplant, Medford woman overcomes the odds

31-year-old patient gains new perspective after beating unexpected health crisis.
Bringing eye care closer to home: OHSU trains community health workers for statewide network

Bringing eye care closer to home: OHSU trains community health workers for statewide network

Portland-based OHSU Casey Eye Institute team collaborates with community health clinics across Oregon to prevent blindness.
Nov. 18 forecast: Oregon remains in a precarious position

Nov. 18 forecast: Oregon remains in a precarious position

Forecast reveals that COVID-19 hospitalizations will remain high well into the new year.
OHSU coronavirus (COVID-19) response

OHSU coronavirus (COVID-19) response

Last updated Friday, Sept. 30, 2022.