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

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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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What To Expect As We Start Winter Term
What To Expect As We Start Winter Term

Remote learning continues as we round the corner of a year with COVID-19

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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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News & Events


Upcoming Events

Events Calendar

Thu 21

PHSO/HFMA Virtual Healthcare Mixer

January 21 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Feb 01
Feb 17
Mar 23

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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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