Faculty Profile:

Lisa Newman RN BSNNurse Manager of the Endoscopy DepartmentOregon Health and Science University
Lisa Newman is nurse manager of the Endoscopy Department at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland, OR. She has been with OHSU for nearly 20 years, working as an Endoscopy staff nurse for eight years before taking on the managerial role. During her tenure, Lisa has developed a passion for healthcare planning and design, and she has led three different Endoscopy unit remodels as well as the planning, design, and operations of OHSU’s newest addition, the Center for Health & Healing Building 2. She is a member of the Society of Gastroenterology Nurses & Associates. Lisa has been an active member of the integrated design team for OHSU’s new Ambulatory Facility. She became interested in Medical facility design after leading three remodel projects in the endoscopy units at OHSU and surviving a second story addition of her own home. In her spare time Lisa enjoys time with her two children, cooking, gardening and traveling, particularly with her husband in the NW wine countries.