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Academics Programs Council

The OUHSC APC is charged to evaluate proposed new academic programs in respect to feasibility, potential stability, and potential for excellence; to monitor and evaluate existing programs for the purpose of making recommendations for improvement; to evaluate proposed and existing programs for evidence of duplication; and make recommendations to the President through the Provost.  OUHSC APC shall report annually to the Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) Faculty Senate.

Policies and Procedure Manual

More Information

The APC Calendar, course production forms, OSRHE forms and other helpful information is found on the Admissions and Records website under the Faculty and Administration tab at

Committee Makeup

11 HSC Faculty appointed by the Senate; 3 Administration (Provost, Registrar, Academic Bulletins Editor).


3 years, staggered terms.

Current Membership

Name College Term
Dora Digiacinto Allied Health 2021-2024
Choa Xu (completing term) Public Health 2020-2021
Carrie Ciro Allied Health 2019-2022
Patsy Smith Nursing 2020-2023
Robin Henderson Dentistry 2019-2022
Afzal Hussain Medicine-Tulsa 2020-2023
Chris Horton Graduate College 2021-2024
Andrei Belousov Medicine 2020-2023
Nathan Shankar Pharmacy 2020-2023
Sarah Buckingham Graduate College 2020-2023
Bath Hall Nursing 2019-2022
Lori Garman Medicine 2021-2024