Mission Statement

The OHSU School of Medicine Alumni Association builds and fosters a community of support for lifelong learning, service and connection to benefit the OHSU School of Medicine, its students and alumni. 

Guiding Principles

We enrich our community through the following six areas.

Education Connecting alumni with lifelong learning through career and continuing education opportunities
Engagement Understanding how our alumni relate to the school and continually seeking to transform that knowledge into action
Information Expanding awareness of the school through print, electronic and social media
Philanthropy Advocating for alumni support of the needs of the OHSU School of Medicine
Service Utilizing the career experiences of alumni to enrich the curriculum and training programs
Fellowship Promoting opportunities for alumni to reconnect with the school and with each other

Membership and Eligibility

The OHSU School of Medicine Alumni Association comprises more than 17,000 members. Membership is free and automatic to all OHSU School of Medicine graduates who have received a degree from the School of Medicine (formerly the University of Oregon Medical School), Oregon Health & Science University. This includes graduates of the M.D., Ph.D., master’s, Allied Health, certificate and residency, fellowship and postdoctoral training programs. Current students and residents/fellows are also members.


Guided by a strategic plan, the Alumni Council leads association activities and represents the alumni perspective to the OHSU School of Medicine administration. Read more