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Nursing Students Without Borders

Nursing Students without Borders will be hosting a screening of the OPB documentary "White Plague" about the historical impact of TB in Oregon. Jay Kravitz  is featured in the documentary and will lead a short discussion following the screening of the 29 minute film. Event Type: Lecture/Seminar. Meeting. Presenter: Jay Kravitz, MD, MPH. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Contact Person Name: Daniel Mick. Contact Person E-Mail: mick@ohsu.edu. Monday, March 2, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. SON 358. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

La Sor Lecture - Ashland

The OHSU School of Nursing and the Southern Oregon University Foundation invite you to the Betsy LaSor Endowed Lecture. The LaSor lecture will feature guest speaker Deborah Koniak-Griffin, Ed.D. R.N.C. F.A.A.N. Associate Dean, Diversity and Equity at UCLA School of Nursing, who will present on addressing health disparities and promoting health equality through community-academic partnerships in research. Free event. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Contact Person E-Mail: alumni@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 541-552-8480. Monday, March 2, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Music Recital Hall, 1250 Siskiyou Blvd. Ashland, OR 97250.

GHC Seminar: Global Impact of Suicide and Depression

Bring a box lunch! Event Type: Lecture/Seminar. Webinar. Series Title: Conversations in Global Health. Subject: Teaching. Presenter: Jack Crossen, PhD; Chief of Counseling and Behavioral Health Services, Joseph B. Trainer Health Center, Oregon Health & Science University. Campus Location: South Waterfront. Event Sponsor: OHSU Global Health Center. Contact Person Name: Jay Kravitz. Contact Person E-Mail: kravitzj@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 503 494 0387. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, 12:05 PM – 12:55 PM. OHSU Collaborative Life Sciences Building Room 2S011-15 2730 S.W. Moody Ave. Portland, Oregon 97201-5042. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

Dolores Huerta Community Lecture

Renowned labor rights and civil rights leader Dolores Huerta, one of the founders of United Farmworkers, will deliver a special lecture in Portland, in conjunction with the annual Cesar E. Chavez Leadership Conference. OHSU's Center for Diversity and Inclusion is a proud sponsor of the event. Ms. Huerta is a two-time United States Presidential Award Recipient. She received the Medal of Freedom Award from President Obama in 2012, the highest civilian award in the United States, and the Eleanor D. Roosevelt Human Rights Award from President Clinton in 1998. She has played a major role in the American civil rights movement. Most notably she co-founded the United Farm Workers (UFW) with Cesar Chavez, advocating for farmworkers in this country. As one of the most famous and celebrated Latinas in the United States, Dolores is a  community organizer, advocate for social justice, women’s rights, and reproductive freedom and LGBT civil rights. The event is free and open to the public. Seating is… Thursday, March 5, 2015, 6:15 PM – 8:15 PM. Roosevelt High School 6941 N. Central St. Portland, OR 97203. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Student Center Gymnasium.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds - Empathic Attunement, Finding the Other

Psychiatry Grand Rounds provides continuing medical education for the target audience. To enable discussion that both is about and involves the patient so the physician can better understand the depth of one's mental illness. Explore the history of certain policies and procedures in place for handling mentally ill patients and what can happen to improve care and treatment that they receive. To better explain and expand on various forms of mental illness and how treatment should be approached and practiced by the clinician. Accreditation Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per session. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Target audience: psychiatrists… Series Title: Psychiatry Grand Rounds. Presenter: Henry Grass, M.D. OHSU. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Event Sponsor: The Department of Psychiatry. Contact Person Name: Rocio Pozo. Contact Person E-Mail: pozo@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 503 494-8205. Tuesday, March 24, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. UPDATE: Doernbecher Children's Hospital 11th Floor Joseph Vey Conference Center - Marion Miller Auditorium 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road Portland, OR 97239. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

Regalia ordering deadline

Today is the last day for student and faculty to order regalia for Convocation. Cost: $0. Credits: FREE. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. South Waterfront. Walker Road. West Campus. Non-OHSU Location. Other OHSU Location. Event Sponsor: Student Life. Contact Person Name: Karen Seresun. Contact Person E-Mail: seresunk@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 503-494-8295. Registration Web Link: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/student-services/student-center/events-programs/commencement.cfm. Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. online.

GHC Seminar: Haiti: from Quake to Present

Bring a box lunch! Event Type: Lecture/Seminar. Webinar. Series Title: Conversations in Global Health. Subject: Teaching. Presenter: Karen Kwong, MD; Chief of General Surgery Portland Veterans Administration Medical Center; Director of International Surgery for Surgery Residency, Oregon Health & Sciences University; U.S. Director, Belle Anse Timoun Family School (Haitian school for kids who can't afford public school); Treasurer/Board Member, Lane Haitian Relief (Oregon non-profit Medical Mission to Haiti). Campus Location: South Waterfront. Event Sponsor: OHSU Global Health Center. Contact Person Name: Jay Kravitz. Contact Person E-Mail: kravitzj@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 503 494 0387. Wednesday, April 15, 2015, 12:05 PM – 12:55 PM. OHSU Collaborative Life Sciences Building Room 2S011-15 2730 S.W. Moody Ave. Portland, Oregon 97201-5042. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

The Magic of Microbubbles - Marquam Hill Lecture

One in every four deaths in the United States is caused by heart disease. Coronary heart disease – the most common type – accounts for 380,000 deaths annually, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sanjiv Kaul, M.D. Ernest C. Swigert distinguished professor of cardiology and professor of medicine in the OHSU School of Medicine, pioneered a powerfully effective screening test for the early detection of coronary heart disease. Used more than five million times in patients around the world, myocardial contrast echocardiography combines microbubbles and ultrasound technology to create images of the heart. Dr. Kaul, who is also co-director of the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute, believes these tiny bubbles will someday help detect and treat other ailments, including cancer. Find out what’s next in this breakthrough field of research, and see how the magic of microbubbles helps detect disease before it becomes deadly. Event Type: Lecture/Seminar. Series Title: Marquam Hill Lecture Series. Subject: Discovery. Healing. Research. Presenter: Sanjiv Kaul, M.D. Ernest C. Swigert distinguished professor of cardiology and professor of medicine. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Event Sponsor: Marquam Hill Steering Committee, OHSU Foundation and OHSU School of Medicine. Contact Person Name: Jennifer Smith. Contact Person E-Mail: somdeansoffice@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 503 494-0768. Thursday, April 16, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. OHSU Auditorium 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Rd Portland, OR 97239. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.

Psychiatry Grand Rounds - Patient-Targeted Googling: A Modern Ethical Dilemma

Psychiatry Grand Rounds provides continuing medical education for the target audience. To enable discussion that both is about and involves the patient so the physician can better understand the depth of one's mental illness. Explore the history of certain policies and procedures in place for handling mentally ill patients and what can happen to improve care and treatment that they receive. To better explain and expand on various forms of mental illness and how treatment should be approached and practiced by the clinician. Accreditation Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Credit OHSU School of Medicine, Division of CME, designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ per session. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Target audience: psychiatrists… Series Title: Psychiatry Grand Rounds. Presenter: Whitney Black, M.D. OHSU; Megan Brown, M.D. OHSU; Neisha D’Souza, M.D. Assistant Professor, OHSU. Campus Location: Marquam Hill. Event Sponsor: The Department of Psychiatry. Contact Person Name: Rocio Pozo. Contact Person E-Mail: pozo@ohsu.edu. Contact Person Phone: 503 494-8205. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM. 3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road Portland, OR 97239 University Hospital South 8B60, 8th Floor. For more info visit www.ohsu.edu.