From the effect of TV food commercials on teens' weight gain to genetic analysis of adult addictive behavior, newly funded grants reflect the breadth of ORI's research programs.
ORI RESEARCH REPORT -How Personality Traits Predict Health Outcomes - In this 8 minute video Dr. Sarah Hampson discusses how personality traits identified early in life can help predict health outcomes in adults, and how we can use that knowledge to improve human wellbeing.
Oregon Research Institute researchers study human behavior to learn why people behave the way they do and to develop programs to help people lead healthier lives. Learn more about our evidence based programs.
ORI is proud to feature our new Fiscal Manager, Ashley Hinman, CPA. Ashley joined ORI at the beginning of March as the incoming Fiscal Manager. She works as part of the administrative management group to ensure accurate financial reporting and compliance for the organization. Her background is in public accounting where she worked as a financial statement auditor, primarily with non-profit organizations, including research entities. In her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family, being outdoors and exploring new state and local parks.