Educating the next generation of healthcare professionals
The Oxley College of Health Sciences comprises the School of Nursing, Department of Kinesiology and Rehabilitative Sciences, and Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders. The Oxley Health Sciences facility in downtown Tulsa includes high tech classrooms, a high-fidelity simulation center, a research lab and labs for nursing, athletic training and exercise and sports science.
At TU, I had the opportunity to sit with my professors in person, practice my skills in the Lawson Family Nursing Simulation Center and Skills Lab and get excellent experience in my TU-arranged clinical rotations. Alex Button, DNP '19
I’ve always wanted to work with and help people because a desk job is just not for me. And, I really wanted to study abroad … something my TU advisor helped to make happen by offering me a tailored schedule. Ashley Hughes, BS Exercise and Sports Science
From T-shirts to white coats: Exercise and sports science alumni begin medical school journeys
Nearly a quarter of exercise and sports science (EXSS) students are on a pre-med track. Meet two recent EXSS alumni now excelling in their first semester of medical school.
Educating parents in order to boost childhood vaccination rates
Vaccines are safe and effective. So why are so many children in the U.S. unvaccinated? Using a multimodal approach, doctor of nursing practice student Shelby Pope will educate parents on the importance of vaccinating their kids.
- DNP student working to improve emergency room transfers for elderly patients
- Making a difference for vulnerable children: Experiential learning empowers nursing and law students to engage with their future careers
- Smarter and stronger: Exercise and sports science alumna earns national certification
- Protecting the land, its plants and its people: Incoming nursing student reports on her JumpstartTU encounters in Panama
- Overseas exercises: Recent grad reports on his internship in South Africa
- Doctor of Nursing Practice student aims to help Hispanic women combat heart disease
- Nursing student develops training for childcare workers in Nigeria