The COBRE grant also allows OUHSC
and the Stephenson Cancer Center to acquire new technology and equipment that will benefit cancer investigations.
"Phase 2 funding from the NIH will allow researchers at OSU, OUHSC
, OU and OMRF to accelerate their collaborations over the next five years, generating breakthroughs essential to understanding the causes and potential cures for devastating infectious diseases of the respiratory system."
Kupperschmidt is Associate Professor and Director, Nursing Administration Pathway, OUHSC
College of Nursing.
"The vision and mission of the Presbyterian Health Foundation is to support world-class research, and we see this happening as a direct result of these well-coordinated scientific partnerships."<br />The projects that received funding have a strong emphasis on translational research, where clinicians and researchers collaborate to bring new and better treatments to patients.<br />Researchers at OUHSC
received nearly $2.6 million in PHF funds to advance research in 41 projects, including the study of fetal development and long-term health of babies born to mothers with diabetes and potential ways for patients to resist becoming re-infected by Clostridium difficile after a previous infection.
In 2008, Baumeister earned a second master's degree in public health from OUHSC
. <br />
Advanced Placement BS to BSN program and the OKMRC--Tulsa have partnered to raise awareness about preparedness and response efforts.
Texas/Oklahoma AIDS Education and Training Center (OUHSC
NOTE: if you need assistance with accessing either of these articles, please let me know at bettykupperschmidt@ ouhsc
Panel members will include Carole Dionne, associate professor, College of Allied Health, Department of Physical Therapy, OUHSC
; Andriy Yabluchanskiy, assistant professor, College of Medicine, Department of Geriatrics, OUHSC
; and Farhat Husain, clinical professor, College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, OUHSC
Gavin Pharaoh, an OMRF researcher and graduate student at OUHSC
who also worked on the project, said the new research could pave the way for new drug targets to maintain proper insulin sensitivity to help control obesity and potentially prevent or treat diabetes.
The alliance, OUHSC
, the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation, the Greater Oklahoma City Chamber, the health center foundation and PHF are helping to find an executive director for the district.