OPB | Jan. 12, 2015
MONDAY: Many of the predictions of personalized medicine have fallen flat since the human genome was sequenced in 2003. Are we really on the dawn of a new era in health care?
OPB | Nov. 06, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Oregon Health & Science University will lead a new study aiming to improve outcomes for victims of traumatic brain injury. Anybody is a potential subject, unless they opt out.
OPB | June 11, 2014
WEDNESDAY: The Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment program helps patients design a plan for their end-of-life care.
OPB | May 22, 2014
THURSDAY: Shoukhrat Mitalipov is one of the world's leading researchers on embryonic stem cells.
OPB | April 07, 2014
MONDAY: A recent OHSU study found that raw data from trials differs from what's reported to medical professionals.
OPB | Feb. 12, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Oregon Health and Science University is taking heat from a national animal rights group for four incidents that resulted in the deaths of research primates.
OPB | Dec. 18, 2013
WEDNESDAY: A recent study suggests a brain protein that regulates sleep and wakefulness could help reverse fatigue brought on by chemotherapy.
OPB | Sept. 25, 2013
We'll talk with cancer researcher Brian Druker about the surprise half billion dollar challenge from philanthropists Phil Knight and his wife Penny.
OPB | Aug. 14, 2013
We'll discuss the new guidelines adopted by the Health Evidence Review Commission that affect cancer patients on the Oregon Health Plan.
OPB | April 29, 2013
OHSU oncologist Brian Druker says cancer drugs are too expensive and are hurting the health care system.
OPB | Jan. 06, 2012
A new study looks at Oregon's registry for people who have made decisions ahead of time about what kind of medical treatment they want at the end of their lives.
OPB | Aug. 31, 2011
Oregon is in line with the national trend threatening the nursing profession — a lack of instructors qualified to train new nurses. Will it affect patients?
OPB | July 27, 2010
Should a woman be able to use a midwife for the delivery of a baby if she has previously had a caesarian or if she is delivering a twin or breech baby?
OPB | Sept. 01, 2009
Should people be able to make genetic alternations for generations to come?
OPB | Oct. 30, 2008
How does the current economic situation affect venture capital investment in Oregon?
OPB | Sept. 29, 2008
How medical liability affecting both the price and the availability of health care around the state?