With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, wastewater surveillance in Oklahoma became an important tool for predicting surges and clusters of infections.

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

Lance Named to Board Overseeing OU Health

Bill G. Lance, Jr., Secretary of Commerce for the Chickasaw Nation, has been named to the board of directors overseeing OU Health, the state’s comprehensive academic healthcare system.

The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents and the Oklahoma Board of Nursing have approved expansion of nursing education programs through the Fran and Earl Ziegler College of Nursing at the OU Health Sciences Center for students seeking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree

Study by researchers at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center demonstrates effectiveness of smartphone-based electrocardiogram (ECG) to detect atrial fibrillation among American Indians.

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

OU Health Invests $50 Million in Workforce

OU Health has invested $50 million in its workforce since merging its hospitals and clinics into a single entity on July 1.

Chemo brain is an underrecognized but potentially debilitating side effect of cancer treatment. The phenomenon, formally known as chemotherapy-related cognitive impairment, can arise while patients are undergoing treatment, and it can persist months to years later.