2012-2013 Alumni

Amer Al-Khoudari, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Internal Medicine
College of Medicine
Sponsor:  Michael Bronze, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D.
Project: Association between Type I Diabetes Mellitus and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE).
Keri Campbell, D.O.

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiological Sciences
College of Medicine
Sponsor:  Anthony Alleman, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D.
Project: Correlation of angiography hardware settings with optimized radiation safety settings: Identifying useful and reasonable radiation safety parameters for angiography for high-radiation (fluoroscopy) environments
Trinitia Cannon, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
College of Medicine
Sponsor:  Greg Krempl, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D.
Project: The role of PET-CT in the initial staging of primary salivary gland malignancies
Swapna Deshpande, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Psychiatry
College of Medicine
Sponsor:  Betty Pfefferbaum, M.D., J.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D.
Project: Resilience and coping: Clinician intervention in the outpatient clinic. A case study
Andrea Dutoit, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Jane C.K. Fitch, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D. 
Project: The effect of anesthetic technique on blood loss in pediatric craniosynostosis surgery
Stephen Heimbach, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Jane C.K. Fitch, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D
Project: Improving intubation instruction
Holly Herring, Pharm.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Clinical & Administrative Sciences
College of Pharmacy
Sponsor:  Chris Rathbun, Pharm.D.
Dean:  JoLaine Draugalis, R.Ph., Ph.D.
Project: Does timing really matter? The use of loop diuretics in heart failure
Faisal Latif, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Cardiovascular Medicine
College of Medicine
Sponsor:  Michael Bronze, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D
Project: Perioperative outcomes of patients undergoing non-cardiac surgery
Sheryl Magzamen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Biostatistics & Epidemiology
College of Public Health
Sponsor:  Julie Stoner, Ph.D.
Dean:  Gary Raskob, Ph.D.
Project: Lead exposure and scholastic achievement: A quantile regression approach
Paula Maisano, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing - Tulsa
Sponsor & Dean:  Lazelle  Benefield, Ph.D.
Project: Excellence matters: The link between bedside care and hospital reimbursement
Nasir Mushtaq, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Biostatistics & Epidemiology
College of Public Health - Tulsa
Sponsor:  Julie Stoner, Ph.D.
Dean:  Gary Raskob, Ph.D
Project: Evaluating the psychometric properties of Oklahoma scale for smokeless tobacco dependence (OSSTD)
Carol Rogers, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
College of Nursing
Sponsor & Dean:  Lazelle  Benefield, Ph.D.
Project: Sign Chi Do and functional fitness outcomes in older adults
Christina Shay, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Biostatistics & Epidemiology
College of Public Health
Sponsor:  Julie Stoner, Ph.D.
Dean:  Gary Raskob, Ph.D.
Project: Trajectories of maintaining recommended amounts of physical activity in young adulthood and abdominal adiposity in middle age: The CARDIA Study
Lyle Stefanich, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Anesthesiology
College of Medicine
Sponsor: Jane C.K. Fitch, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D.
Project: Preoperative/Pre-surgical Assessment Unit (PAU) patient-flow optimization through scheduling and process improvement
Theresa Thai, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Radiological Sciences
College of Medicine
Sponsor:  Anthony Alleman, M.D.
Dean:  M. Dewayne Andrews, M.D.
Project: Do residents retain information better after a lecture or review of an article? Comparison of multiple choice exam scores between two resident groups