OU Public Health Faculty Awarded NIH Grant

Friday, November 10, 2023
Amanda Janitz, Ph.D., MPH, an associate professor of epidemiology at the Hudson College of Public Health at the University of Oklahoma, was awarded an approximate $400,000 grant from the National Institutes of...

Two University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Faculty Recognized as “55 Over 55 Inspiring Oklahomans”

Monday, November 6, 2023
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences is proud to announce that two of its esteemed faculty members, Valerie Williams, Ph.D., MPA, vice provost for academic affairs and faculty development at OU Health Sciences,...

University of Oklahoma Faculty Receive $1.8 Million Grant from Environmental Protection Agency to Study Children’s Health Related to Chemical Exposures

Monday, October 30, 2023
OU researchers have received a $1.8 million grant from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to establish a research center to address children’s cumulative health impacts from agricultural and non-chemical...

University of Oklahoma Receives $16 Million Federal Grant to Train Medical Students from Underserved Areas in Oklahoma

Thursday, October 26, 2023
The University of Oklahoma will receive $16 million over four years from the Health Resources and Services Administration of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to recruit, retain, and graduate medical...

OU Health Harold Hamm Diabetes Center Connect + Cure Biennial Gala Returns

Wednesday, October 25, 2023
For the first time since 2019, OU Health Harold Hamm Diabetes Center at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences, will present its Connect + Cure Gala on Wednesday, Nov. 29, at the National Cowboy and Western...

Pneumonia Vaccine Developed by OU College of Medicine Researcher Being Tested in Clinical Trial

Thursday, October 12, 2023
A new vaccine candidate to provide broad protection against pneumonia, developed by a researcher at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, is being given to humans for the first time in a Phase I clinical...

OU Dentistry Professor Receives Nobel Biocare 2023 Excellence Award in Clinical Documentation

Wednesday, October 11, 2023

Jaewon Kim, D.D.S., M.S.D., Ph.D., a clinical assistant professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Dentistry, has been awarded the Nobel Biocare 2023 Excellence Award in Clinical Documentation.

OU Health Sciences Unity Clinic Receives National Award

Tuesday, October 10, 2023
“The OUHSC Unity Clinic is a wonderful example of a student-led, academic-practice partnership that achieves outcomes in student learning and increases the community’s access to care,” said Dr....

2023 Hudson Fellows in Public Health Symposium to Focus on Climate Change

Tuesday, October 3, 2023
Lynn R. Goldman, M.D., M.S., Ph.D., distinguished pediatrician and epidemiologist, will be the featured keynote speaker of the University of Oklahoma’s Hudson College of Public Health’s 2023 Hudson...

University of Oklahoma Dental Biomaterials Research Benefits from New Imaging Capabilities

Thursday, September 28, 2023
A multidisciplinary team of researchers recently received a $33.6 million grant from the Department of Energy’s Basic Energy Sciences program to construct a novel imaging platform that could advance discoveries...

OU College of Medicine Researchers Earn $6.5 Million Grant to Work Toward C. Difficile Vaccine

Friday, September 15, 2023
Potential infection with Clostridioides difficle, or C. difficile, emerges as one of the most troubling risks during a hospital stay, particularly for people taking antibiotics or those with a weakened immune system.

University of Oklahoma Announces State’s First Pediatric Dentistry Residency Program

Tuesday, September 5, 2023

This highly-specialized two-year program will be offered through the OU College of Dentistry and will be integrated into the overall health care team at Oklahoma Children’s Hospital OU Health.

The University of Oklahoma Regents Visit OU College of Dentistry and College of Allied Health

Tuesday, August 22, 2023
The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents Visits OU Dentistry and College of Allied Health On Monday, Aug. 7, members of the University of Oklahoma Board of Regents visited the College of Dentistry in a continued...

College of Dentistry Faculty Named Director of The American Board of Orthodontics

Tuesday, August 22, 2023
Onur Kadioglu, D.D.S., M.S., of Oklahoma City, Okla., has been appointed to the board of directors American Board of Orthodontics (ABO) as the representative of the Southwestern Society of Orthodontists.

OU College of Medicine Honors Chickasaw Nation Medical Center, Family Physician

Monday, August 21, 2023
The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine recently honored the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center in Ada and one of its family physicians for excellence in helping train the physicians of tomorrow.