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  1. Oklahoma health notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 10 | NewsOK.com

    ... following at 6 p.m. Panelists are Dr. David Gordon, professor of neurology at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; James Tomasek, professor of cell biology at the health sciences center; and John Zubialde, senior associate dean of the OU ...

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  2. Stephenson director: Addressing cancer in OklahomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 4 | NewsOK.com

    ... Endowed Chair in Cancer and director of the Stephenson Cancer Center at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. All content submitted must be your original work. You warrant that you are the sole owner of all rights in any content you ...

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  3. A red-letter day for Oklahoma cancer patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | NewsOK.com

    A quest that began 17 years ago ended successfully this week with the Stephenson Cancer Center's designation as a National Cancer Institute by the National Institutes of Health - a momentous honor that will benefit cancer patients across Oklahoma. The NCI designation is attached to only 2 percent of cancer centers in the United States - Stephenson, a part of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, is the 70th nationwide and the only one in Oklahoma.

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  4. Dean McGee Eye Institute ranked among nation's top ophthalmology programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    The ophthalmology program at Dean McGee Eye Institute at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center was ranked in the nation's top five for visual problems, clinical care, teaching and research last fall by professional publication Ophthalmology Times. It is the first time the institute has been included in the ranking since it began in 1997.

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  5. Stephenson Cancer Center part of prostate cancer drug trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 19 | NewsOK.com

    Stephenson Cancer Center is one of dozens of sites worldwide testing whether a drug to block testosterone will hold off aggressive prostate cancer longer than standard care. Dr. Michael Cookson, a professor of urology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, said the clinical trial will test whether adding another drug on top of chemotherapy and standard hormonal treatment helps men with metastatic prostate cancer.

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  6. A look back can show the way forward for Oklahoma innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    ... founded by William Canfield, MD, PhD, formerly a scientist at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and taken through a much-heralded exit by CEO John Crowley. Canfield's research made a breakthrough in the treatment of a rare genetic ...

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  7. Reversing brain injury in newborns and adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... study was conducted in collaboration with University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and the Oregon National Primate Research Center at OHSU. Taasin Srivastava, Ph.D., a post-doctoral researcher in the OHSU ...

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  8. Oklahoma scientists discover new approach to treating obesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2018 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    ... of a therapy. Scientist Deepa Sathyaseelan, Ph.D., now a faculty member at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and OMRF affiliate, led the research. The new findings appeared in the journal EMBO Reports. OMRF researchers Shylesh ...

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  9. Baptist collegiate students aid clinics, host health fair in metroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    Taylor Campbell, a first-year medical student at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, conducts a cholesterol screening during an OUHSC Baptist Collegiate Ministry health fair and family fun night offered at Edmond's Henderson Hills Baptist Church. [Photo provided by Pam Yates] Students with the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Baptist Collegiate Ministry recently took part in a spring break medical mission project in the metro area.

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  10. Health care reform and EHR design should be built around patients' goalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | EurekAlert!

    ... to Goal-Directed Health Records Zsolt J. Nagykaldi, PhD, et al University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma http://www. Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to ...

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  11. CMU announces finalists, forums for Vice President and Chief Diversity OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Central Michigan Life

    ... Corpening, assistant provost for diversity and community partnerships at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. A Wednesday, March 28 - A.T. Miller, assistant vice provost of academic diversity at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ...

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  12. Scientists use nanotechnology to detect molecular biomarker for osteoarthritisRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Science Daily

    ... J. Nixon, B.V.Sc. of Cornell University; and Paul L. DeAngelis, Ph.D., of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Felipe Rivas, Osama K. Zahid, Heidi L. Reesink, Bridgette T. Peal, Alan J. Nixon, Paul L. DeAngelis, Aleksander Skardal, ...

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  13. Cancer Center Researcher receives $3.3 Million grant from the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    ... and behavioral antecedents of health risk factors. Researchers from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, University of Texas School of Public Health, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, and University of Kentucky are ...

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  14. Researchers use technology to help keep homeless population out of jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2018 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    A local group is working to help keep Oklahoma's homeless population out of jail through the use of a new app. Researchers with the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center recently received a $3.3 million grant through the National Institutes of Health to develop the app to decrease the incarceration rate of the homeless residents. 1 comment

  15. Business People: Oklahoma firms' new hires and promotionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    ... complete a Master of Health Sciences in Physician Associate Studies, from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine. Lindsey K. Collins , M.D., a board-certified dermatologist, has ...

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  16. New OU hospitals management plans expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    While much of Oklahoma City was asleep, the new nonprofit took over ownership and management of the hospitals on the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center campus, as well as the OU Edmond facilities. HCA Healthcare, a for-profit company based in Tennessee, had owned and run the hospitals since 1998.

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  17. OU hospitals transfer to new ownershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    The hospitals on the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center campus, including OU Medical Center, are under new management. [Photo provided by OU Medicine Inc.] As of midnight, OU Medicine Inc., a new nonprofit, took over for Tennessee-based HCA Healthcare.

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  18. Drug May Help Those with Dementia with Lewy BodiesRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2018 | Health News Digest

    ... for dementia with Lewy bodies," said Linda A. Hershey, MD, PhD, of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, Okla., and Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, who authored an editorial on this study. "The successful ...

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  19. Drug may help those with dementia with Lewy bodiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... for dementia with Lewy bodies," said Linda A. Hershey, MD, Ph.D., of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, Okla., and Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology, who authored an editorial on this study. "The successful ...

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  20. Oklahoma health notesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    ... be present to provide shot records. The Children's Hospital Foundation at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center received a $40,000 grant from the Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma to support a training program. The Resources for ...

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