2007-2008 Alumni

Kyawt Ayee, M.B.B.S.

Assistant Professor
Department of Geriatric Medicine
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Dr. Marie Bernard
Project: Prayer for Health Concerns: Geriatric Ambulatory Clinic Survey on Prevalence and Pattern of Use

Kelli Daily, M.B.A.

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiologic Technology
College of Allied Health
Sponsor: Professor Stacy Anderson
Project: Medical Imaging and Radiation Sciences Admissions Process: Oral vs. Written Interviews

Tarisai Dandajena, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Orthodontics
College of Dentistry
Sponsor: Dr. G. Frans Currier
Project: Hypoxia Triggers the Differentiation of Monocytes into Osteoclasts in the Presence of Osteoblasts

Michael Elliott, Ph.D.

Instructor
Department of Ophthalmology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Dr. Robert E. Anderson
Project: Role of Caveolin-1 in the maintenance of the blood-retinal barrier

Valerie Eschiti, R.N., Ph.D., C.H.T.P., A.H.N.-B.C.

Assistant Professor
Department of
College of Nursing
Sponsor: Dr. Carole Kenner

Colin Foster, D.D.S.

Assistant Professor
Department of Operative Dentistry
College of Dentistry
Sponsor: Dr. Terry Fruits
Project: Role of Caveolin-1 in the maintenance of the blood-retinal barrier

Micki Hall, M.S.

Assistant Professor
Department of Pharmacotherapy Services
College of Pharmacy
Sponsor: Dr. Nancy Letassy
Project: The Use of Conversation Maps in Diabetes Education

Praveen Kalra, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Dr. Jane Fitch
Project: Compliance of Antibiotics Administration in the Perioperative Setting 

Connie Mairs, M.B.A.

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiologic Technology
College of Allied Health
Sponsor: Professor Stacy L. Anderson
Project: Accommodation of Students with Disabilities In the Medical Imaging Profession 

Steven Mattachione, J.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Health Administration & Policy
College of Public Health
Sponsor: Dr. Peter Budetti
Project: The Oklahoma Health Information Security and Privacy Collaboration 

Blaine Mooers, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Dr. Paul Weigel
Project: Structural Basis of mRNA Editing in Trypanosomes 

Abbey Onan, D.D.S.

Instructor
Department of Fixed Prosthodontics
College of Dentistry
Sponsor: Dr. Luis Blanco
Project: Clinical Skill Perceptions 

Mohanad Shukry, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Dr. Jane Fitch
Project: Temperature Changes During Induction of General Anesthesia in Pediatric Patients 

Randy White, D.D.S.

Clinical Instructor
Department of Operative Dentistry
College of College of Dentistry
Sponsor: Dr. Terry Fruits
Project: Dental School Graduates: What Next?