The Gabon-Oregon Center promotes research, education and partnerships to address urgent public health concerns. We work with faculty and scientists from both Gabon and Oregon's top medical schools and centers, such as Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland and the Institute of Agronomy and Biotechnologies (INSAB) in Franceville.

Health Projects

Neuroscience conference in the DRC

In September 2015, the Gabon-Oregon Center proudly co-sponsored a conference in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in partnership with the International Brain Research Organization (... Continue Reading

Mobile Phone Health Network for Young Women in Gabon

The Mobile Phone Health Network for Young Women in Rural Gabon (mHealth Gabon for short) will equip and enable young women to collect and disseminate health-related information using mobile... Continue Reading

Diabetes Drug Development and Childhood Brain Disease Prevention

The Gabon-Oregon Center recently launched a new study to explore novel diabetes drug development and childhood brain disease. OHSU Professor and Senior Scientist, Dr. Peter Spencer, who traveled... Continue Reading