Photos Credit: John R. Keys, Jr.

Central Oregon Research Coalition

Leadership and Advocacy


    Leading and advocating for programs that improve health for all Oregonians and extend OHSU’s and OSU’s education, research and health-related missions through community service, partnerships and other outreach. CORC is at the nexus of this all-important mission. CORC provides a much-needed vehicle for outreach in the Central Oregon region.

    Dr. Shannon collaborates regularly with community members and institutional colleagues on their infrastructure funding proposals; providing letters of support and adding compensation for effort within specific research project proposals where possible.