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 have 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, Doctor of Nursing Practice Student
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
BSN student spearheads training for childcare workers in Nigeria
Nursing student Laura Nichols is collaborating with Little Light House to develop training videos for childcare workers at a Nigerian orphanage and school.
New direction: From exercise and sports science to an MBA in health care delivery sciences
Mary Beth Sawyer (BS ExSS ’19) thought she’d become a physical therapist. Instead, she’s about to begin the MBA in health care delivery sciences.
- Educating emergency department staff on the signs of strangulation
- From fighters to healers: Two military men set sail for nursing careers
- Tulsa Schweitzer Fellowship celebrates leadership and community service
- Doctor of Nursing Practice program receives ACEN accreditation
- Health sciences research showcased at American Athletic Conference symposium
- True leadership: Speech-language pathology students co-chair Route 66 Conference
- Repetitive head impacts and safety among student athletes
- Suffering + wellbeing: A paradigm for health
- Inside the Big XII Wrestling Championship with TU’s student coordinator of sports medicine