One of the biggest barriers in treating pancreatic cancer is that it becomes resistant to chemotherapy and its rapid growth cannot be stopped.
The award recognizes OU College of Medicine faculty members for excellence in teaching.
The Children's Hospital will be the first facility in the Oklahoma City area to incorporate Schwartz Rounds, a program to provide support to staff members with stressful and emotional situations.
The OU College of Medicine will honor Dr. Rebecca Lee Crumpler, the first African-American woman in the United States to earn a medical degree, during a ceremony on Feb. 20.
The University of Oklahoma College of Medicine announces family medicine physician Steven Crawford, M.D., as the Senior Associate Dean and director of the newly formed Office of Healthcare Innovation and Policy.
Urologic oncologist Michael Cookson, M.D., MMHC, FACS, was recently elected president of the Society of Urologic Oncology.