Hospital: OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Hospital URL: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/health/services/doernbecher/
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Nestled in the hillside of Portland's West Hills, OHSU Doernbecher was specially designed to incorporate nature throughout the building. This helps to relax our pediatric patients and inspire a spirit of calm and healing. Inside the children's hospital, the pediatric specialists of OHSU Doernbecher are dedicated to the healing and well-being of children and work with families to meet their child's individual pediatric healthcare needs.
OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital has over 1,000 pediatric doctors, child specialists, nurses and staff who are specially trained to work with kids and are focused on all aspects of medical care for children, not just serious injury or illness.
The OHSU Doernbecher Injury Prevention Program is dedicated to reducing preventable injuries in children throughout the Pacific Northwest through the outreach provided by the OHSU Doernbecher Tom Sargent Safety Resource Center and the Braner Safety Resource Center providing:
A key part of our mission is partnering with other local, state and federal agencies to promote injury prevention education. As a part of this mission, it operates the Tom Sargent Safety Resource Center (TSSC) at OHSU Doernbecher and the Braner Family Safety Resource Center at Hillsboro Medical Center to provide access to affordable home safety supplies, sport helmets, medication and firearm lock boxes, and sleep sacks to all families.
Mapping address: 700 SW Campus Dr, Portland, OR 97239
Dr. Ben Hoffman is a nationally recognized expert in child passenger safety, and leader in the field of community health and advocacy training for pediatric residents. He is a Professor of Pediatrics at OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital and Oregon Health and Science University. There, he is the Vice-Chair for Community Health and Advocacy, Director of the Oregon Center for Children and Youth with Special Heath Care Needs, and Medical Director of the Tom Sargent Safety Center. He is also currently the Chair of the American Academy of Pediatrics Council on Injury Violence and Poison Prevention, and Director of the Community Pediatrics Training Initiative. He was certified as a CPS technician in 1998, and has been an instructor since 2001.
Adrienne Gallardo is the Program Manager for the OHSU Doernbecher Injury Prevention Program at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon. Adrienne completed undergraduate studies in Social Work and obtained a Masters in Organizational Management. She has dedicated her professional focus on Injury Prevention and advocating for children. She has been a Child Passenger Safety Technician since 2002, and an Instructor since 2012. Adrienne has lead the development of the Injury Prevention Program at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital which includes an Injury Control Program benefiting patients and their families along with an Injury Prevention outreach program serving Oregon, SW Washington and Portland Metro communities. Adrienne enjoys collaborating with other Injury Free Program Coordinators to chair the Injury Free Safe Sleep and Child Passenger Subcommittees. Adrienne presents locally and nationally in areas of injury prevention, child passenger safety, special needs transportation, and organizational program development.
700 SW Campus Drive
Portland, Oregon 97239
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