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
Nursing student focused on career in international medicine
Nursing student Laura Nichols packed her bags to Arequipa, Peru. She learned about the medical community and the culture all while working in the emergency and trauma room.
Freedom of speech: TU’s speech-language pathology students and faculty deploy latest technology to support expressive communication
TU’s communications sciences and disorders students and faculty deploy augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) to help children and adults connect with people and the world around them.
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- DNP student working to improve emergency room transfers for elderly patients
- Smarter and stronger: Exercise and sports science alumna earns national certification