Zain Ul Abideen Asad, MD
Lance Ford, MS
Mr. Ford is originally from Oklahoma and completed his Bachelor’s of Science in Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond, Oklahoma. His passion for helping people, but inability to deal with the sight of blood, led him to pursue a Master’s of Science in Biostatistics at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Upon completion of his Master’s degree, he was accepted into the Ph.D. Biostatistics program at OUHSC. He is now a doctoral candidate. This is his second academic year serving as the Department of Medicine Stewart Wolf Research Curriculum Guest Lecturer in Public Health.
Since being at OUHSC, he has collaborated on dozens of research projects in the Hudson College of Public Health and across campus. These projects have ranged from areas such as neurology, rehabilitation sciences, geriatric medicine, and cancer prevention and treatment. His personal research covers multilevel cluster randomized trials and statistical methods in genetics. When not at work, he enjoys running, hanging out with friends at the park, and spending time with family.
Gabriel Vidal, MD
Dr. Vidal is the Director for Resident Research within the Department of Medicine at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center (OUHSC) in Oklahoma City. He received a Doctorate in Medicine in 2015 from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, and completed his Internal Medicine residency in 2018 and served as Chief Medical Resident at OUHSC in the Department of Medicine during the 2018-2019 academic year. He enjoys conducting research but more importantly he enjoys helping residents pursue research projects on campus. OUHSC is one of few comprehensive academic centers in the country with seven different colleges in close proximity on the same campus (Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health, Allied Health, and Graduate College). He is passionate about oncology and is currently pursuing training in Radiation Oncology at the Stephenson Cancer Center in the Department of Radiation Oncology. He enjoys spending time with his family, biking, and traveling.