See upcoming opportunities for Youth SAVE, our virtual youth suicide prevention training.

Topic: Tobacco & Vaping

Opinion: SB 587 Keeps Smoking Out of Kids’ Hands

OPS Member James Bishara, MD, FAAP


  Tobacco-related public health measures should be focused on preventing youth from starting smoking, vaping¬†or chewing nicotine products. While the majority of people struggling with nicotine addiction are adults, 95%…

Opinion: Retail licenses limit youth tobacco use

OPS Member James Bishara, MD.


  City, county and statewide tobacco retail license ordinances have been proposed as a method to restrict youth access to products containing nicotine. In 2018, more than 20% of high…

OPS Supports Clatsop County’s Tobacco Retail License Ordinance

OPS Board of Directors and OPS Advocacy Committee


  1-3-20 Dear Clatsop County Board of Commissioners and Mr. Don Bohn, County Administrator, The Oregon Pediatric Society (OPS) is the state chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. OPS…

Oregon Pediatric Society

9155 SW Barnes Rd, Suite 933
Portland, OR 97225

Mailing List