Oregon Health Science University

3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road
Portland OR 97239

Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) educates physicians dentists nurses and other healthcare professionals and it Oregon’s only academic health center. OHSU’s emphasis is on patient-centered care which allows students to learn in classrooms as well as at patients’ bedsides physicians’ offices and community settings throughout Oregon. OHSU’s four missions are healing teaching discovery and community outreach and public service. OSHU prepares students for biomedical and science education through its Office of Science Education Opportunities which collaborates with OHSU departments and community partners. More than 17000 practicing health professionals across Oregon engage in lifelong learning in OHSU’s continuing education programs each year in dentistry medicine nursing and child development.