Occupation: Oregon State Representative; Professor Emeritus, OHSU
Occupational Background: Professor and Chair, OHSU, 1990-2000; Director, Kaiser Center for Health Research, 1964-1995; VP (Research) Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, 1981-1995
Educational Background:Wayne State, BS, MS; Michigan, Ph.D.
Prior Governmental Experience: State Representative (2003, 2005, 2007); Chair House Committee on Health Care; House Committee on Education; and Sub-Committee on Higher Education.
Community Service: Northwest Health Foundation Board; Past: Jewish Family and Child Service Board; Intel's Health Initiative Advisory Board; Washington County Community Action Organization Board.
MITCH GREENLICK… EXPERIENCE THAT PAYS DIVIDENDS FOR DISTRICT 33
Mitch has passed bills to improve health care and curb Beaverton's annexation powers, fought for school funding and for health insurance reform. Mitch remains committed to making health care a fundamental right for all Oregon citizens.
"Whether it's creating jobs, improving health care, reducing prescription costs, fighting unwanted annexation, protecting the environment, saving passenger rail, or defending a woman's right to choose – I delivered for you in Salem." Mitch Greenlick
HONORED BY BUSINESS AND LABOR GROUPS:
Best Freshman Legislator of 2003 Session – Northwest Propane Gas Assoc;
Public Health Genius Award (2005) – Community Health Partnership;
"Top 20% Legislator" – Oregon Nurses PAC:
Justice for All Award – Northwest Examiner.
BILLS SPONSORED OR CO-SPONSORED BY MITCH THAT PASSED INTO LAW:
HB2722, 2484, SB 887, HB2760: Curbs annexation powers of Beaverton
HB2706: Improves obstetrics care; HB2524: Reduces hospitalacquired infections
SB875, SB362: Reduces cost of prescription drugs
HB3613: Oregon Venture Capital Bill - Stimulates Oregon emerging industries
HB2340: Oregon Patient Safety Bill - Establishes Oregon Patient Safety Commission
HB3270: Requires hand-count verification of voting machine counts.
Endorsed by: Governor Ted Kulongoski; Senator Ron Wyden; Oregon League of Conservation Voters; Oregon State Fire Fighters Council; Oregon Nurses Association; Oregon Education Association; Oregon AFL-CIO; Planned Parenthood PAC; Basic Rights Oregon PAC; NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon PAC; Oregon School Employees Association (OSEA); Sierra Club; SEIU Local 503, OPEU; American Federation of Teachers-Oregon; Oregon Council of Police Associations; National Assoc. of Letter Carriers.
(This information furnished by Rep. Mitch Greenlick.)