Dr. Catherine L. “Terri” Hough grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley and UCSF. She trained in internal medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, returning west to train in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at the University of Washington, where she also served as Chief Medical Resident at Harborview Medical Center. She remained at UW for 21 years, building a research program focused on understanding and improving outcomes during and after critical illness and injury. She moved to OHSU to become division chief in July 2020.