OHSU offers free lecture

By Marissa Harshman, Columbian health reporter

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Oregon Health & Science University will host its annual Mark O. Hatfield Lecture this month.

Dr. Albert Starr, an internationally accomplished cardiovascular surgeon, will deliver the 2012 lecture. The title of the lecture is “The Value of Health — The Argument for Strong Investment in Medical and Scientific Research.”

The free lecture begins at 7:30 p.m. March 15 in the OHSU Auditorium, Marquam Hill Campus, 3181 S.W. Sam Jackson Park Road, in Portland.

The Mark O. Hartfield Lecture series features a variety of OHSU health experts providing free lectures. The annual event is named for one of Oregon’s greatest medical research advocates.