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Oregon Health & Science University

Table of Contents

Doctors and Neighbors; Getting Into Science; Joining UOMS; Deans Holman and Baird; Dr. Roy Swank; Dr. Tony Pearson; Ruth Barnett; Body and Organ Donation; Dr. Hance Haney; Wartime Oregon; Curricular Changes; Faculty Senate; Becoming a Public Corporation; Becoming a University; Allied Health Programs; Perfusionist Programs; Trends in Allied Health Education; Women and Minorities in Healthcare; Looking Back on a Career; Index


Reid S. Connell talks about his education and academic career at the University of Oregon Medical School. He then discusses his appointment as Assistant Vice Provost for Allied Health and his appointments to the OHSU Faculty Senate and Interinstitutional Faculty Senate. Dr. Connell was born in Hillsboro, Oregon in 1937. He graduated from the University of Oregon in 1959 and 1962 and the University of Oregon Medical School in 1967. Connell joined the University of Oregon Medical School in 1966 and retired in 1994. He was appointed to the OHSU Faculty Senate from 1991-1992 and the Interinstitutional Faculty Senate from 1994-1995. He is also the winner of numerous teaching awards.


Transcript of oral history interview with Reid S. Connell, Ph.D., conducted on July 8, 1999 by Joan Ash


OHSU Oral History Project




School of Medicine


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