Woman killed in Idaho avalanche identified as Oregon neurosurgeon

OHSU neurosurgeon who died

PORTLAND – A woman who died in an avalanche in northern Idaho this week was a neurosurgeon at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) in Portland.

KATU News reports that Dr. Molly Hubbard was a fellow in pediatric neurosurgery at OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.

She was the third person whose body was recovered on Silver Mountain in Kellogg, Idaho following an avalanche on Tuesday, Jan. 7.

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Posted by University of Minnesota Department of Neurosurgery on Friday, January 10, 2020