Thursday, October 17, 2013

Tomorrow! OHSU History of Medicine Society lecture by Kimberly Jensen

Please join us tomorrow, October 18th, for our first OHSU History of Medicine Society lecture of the season!

“Venereal Girls”, The Cedars Detention Home, and the Portland Free Dispensary: Gender, Public Health, and Civil Liberties in the First World War and its Aftermath

Kimberly Jensen, Ph.D.
Friday, October 18, 2013
Public lecture: 12:15pm
Refreshments served at noon
Location: OHSU Old Library Auditorium

Kimberly Jensen received her Ph.D. from the University of Iowa in women's and U.S. history and is professor of history and gender studies at Western Oregon University. She is the author of Mobilizing Minerva: American Women in the First World War (University of Illinois Press, 2008) and Oregon’s Doctor to the World: Esther Pohl Lovejoy and a Life in Activism (University of Washington Press, 2012). She served as guest editor for the special issue of the Oregon Historical Quarterly on women and citizenship in Fall 2012, serves on the editorial boards of the Oregon Historical Quarterly and the Oregon Encyclopedia Project, and is a board member of the Oregon Women’s History Consortium.

The lecture is free and open to the public. If you have a disability and need an accommodation to attend or participate in this event please contact Maija Anderson (503-418-2287) at least five business days prior to the event.

Monday, October 14, 2013

Announcement of RFP - OHSU Oral History Program

OHSU is seeking proposals from qualified and experienced firms to serve as Project Manager for the OHSU Oral History Program. With over 125 years of historic contributions to health care, research, and education, OHSU celebrates and documents its heritage through its oral history program. OHSU Historical Collections & Archives, a department of OHSU Library, directs the program with collaborative input from the university community. The program is funded by university administration, academic departments, and individual donors. We seek to further develop our successful, long-running program while making the best use of OHSU resources.

Potential bidders should express interest in the RFP via the ORPIN site.  (Browse --> Browse Opportunities --> By Organization --> Issued By --> Oregon Health Sciences University). Registration is required.

To ensure fairness to all bidders, all questions regarding this process should be submitted to the OHSU Contracts Office, whose contact information is available from the ORPIN announcement.