The Portland Physician Scribe is the official, full-color newspaper for the Medical Society of Metropolitan Portland (MSMP).

The Scribe is distributed to all physicians and healthcare professionals in Multnomah, Clackamas and Washington Counties.  The newspaper features articles written by and about physicians and medical students, advancements in medicine, wellness, etc., and also promotes upcoming MSMP events and educational opportunities.

Watch for The Scribe, circulated the second Tuesday of every.

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The Scribe Editorial Calendar

In the April 2017 Issue:

  • Honoree Nargess Shadbeh exemplifies compassion for the underserved

  • MSMP News & Events

  • Physician Profile - Preventing, curing melanoma a quest for OHSU's Leachman

  • Campaign focuses on appropriate antibiotic prescribing

  • Physician Wellness - Oregon physician wellness leaders help foster programs nationwide

  • Focus on Pediatrics:
    • ACEs research, surveys aim to help improve family health
    • Specialist in parent-child interaction therapy sees successes grow for families
    • Pilot program shows improved outcomes for babies in NICU, parents

  • Off Hours - Mentoring through music

  • Classifieds Marketplace

March 2017

February 2017

January 2017

December 2016

November 2016

October 2016

September 2016

August 2016

July 2016

June 2016

May 2016

April 2016

Do you or someone you know enjoy a hobby or activity you’d like to share? The Portland Physician Scribe regularly features Off Hours, a focus on how medical professionals spend time away from the office. If you have an Off Hours story idea, we’d love to hear it! Please contact Scribe editors Barry and Melody Finnemore at or 360-597-4909.  Thanks for your interest in The Scribe!

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