Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU) and Portland State University (PSU) School of Public Health

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2021 Annual Public Health Virtual Conference on April 8
2021 Annual Public Health Virtual Conference on April 8
The call for abstracts is now open for this annual showcase, presented by the SPH Student Leadership Council, of work by students in the field of public health   Read more
Covid-19 and Environmental Health
Covid-19 and Environmental Health
MPH graduate students build a website to explore environmental impacts as a result of the virus Read more
Anti-Racism And Health Equity Futures: (Re)Imagining The Next Generation
Anti-Racism And Health Equity Futures: (Re)Imagining The Next Generation
SPH faculty and students discuss how anti-racism and health equity are helping to train tomorrow’s public health activists Read more
A Study In Health Equity
A Study In Health Equity
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2021 Graduation is right around the corner! What you need to know and actions you need to take now in order to graduate this coming June.

Information and Resources During COVID-19 

For up-to-date information on the universities’ response, academic resources, and non-academic and community support, please visit these special resources below.

Public Health Education in the Time of Covid-19

Dean David Bangsberg shares his thoughts on how innovation, science, and education are making an impact on public health in this time of Covid-19.

Core Institution Components

Our Faculty

Our faculty are experts in a wide range of public health disciplines. They are researchers and educators, advisers and leaders who help our communities better understand and improve public health.

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Our Programs

Our degree programs share one mission: to produce graduates who deeply understand public health, and have the skills to improve the health of our communities.

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Our Research

Our faculty and students find new ways to explore public health questions, always striving for better answers for the well being of our communities.

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Upcoming Events

Events Calendar

Wed 24

Portland State University Career Fair Week is here!

February 22 @ 11:00 am - February 26 @ 5:00 pm
Mar 23
Jun 13

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Improve lives in your community. Become a part of the next generation of public health leaders.

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Live, Learn, & Thrive in Portland

Welcome to Oregon’s only urban school of public health, a partnership of two of the state’s leading universities. Oregon Health & Science University is perched on a hill above the city with panoramic views of Portland and the mountains beyond. Portland State University is in the urban heart of downtown. The two campuses are only a short ride apart by Portland Streetcar or by bike. 

But our real campus is outside of the classroom – it’s in the city, the state, and the world. With our focus on community-engaged learning and scholarship, the student and researcher is in the center of an established network of local and regional partners, including clinics and governmental and nonprofit agencies. All with opportunities for internships, hands-on learning, and contacts for future employment. 

We’re a center for innovation, collaboration, and sustainability, located in a state that is known as a national pioneer in public health – ideal conditions if you’re looking to make a world of difference.

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