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Faculty and Staff


Dena Shibib, DO

Dena Shibib, DO

Assistant Professor, Department of Pathology
Associate Director, Microbiology and Virology Laboratories, OU Health
Director, Microbiology Laboratory, Oklahoma City VA Health Care System



2004     BS in Biology, Albright College, Reading, PA

2010     DO, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific
             Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA


2014     Resident, Anatomic and Clinical PathologyEvanston Hospital
             University of Chicago (North Shore), Evanston, IL


2016    Fellow, Department of Pathology, University of Chicago
             North Shore University Health System, Evanston, IL

Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Clinical microbiology and infectious disease pathology

Select Publications:

Gujju VR, Akram B, Shibib DR, McGhee MA, Drevets DA. Bordetella bronchiseptica infections in patients with HIV/AIDS: A case report and review of the literature. Medicine (Baltimore). 2021;100(51):e28244. doi:10.1097/MD.0000000000028244

Thind SK, Shibib DR, Gentry CA. The Effect of Nomenclature Revision of Streptococcus bovis to Streptococcus gallolyticus on Subsequent Colon Cancer Screening. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021;8(9):ofab426. doi:10.1093/ofid/ofab426

Goetzinger JC, LaGrow AL, Shibib DR, Thind SK. Capnocytophaga canimorsus Bloodstream Infection Associated with an Urticarial Exanthem. Case Rep Infect Dis. 2021;2021:9932170. doi:10.1155/2021/9932170

Pierce SL, Shibib DR, Robison D, Edwards RK. A Case of Maternal Sepsis and Fetal Demise Associated with Streptococcus pseudoporcinusCase Rep Obstet Gynecol. 2019;2019:4309191. doi:10.1155/2019/4309191

McNulty MC, Shibib DR, Steinbeck JL, et al. Misdiagnosis of Bordetella bronchiseptica Respiratory Infection as Bordetella pertussis by Multiplex Molecular Assay. Clin Infect Dis. 2018;67(12):1919-1921. doi:10.1093/cid/ciy469

Das S, Shibib DR, Vernon MO. The new frontier of diagnostics: Molecular assays and their role in infection prevention and control. Am J Infect Control. 2017;45(2):158-169. doi:10.1016/j.ajic.2016.08.005

Shibib DR, Matushek SM, Beavis KG, Gawel SH, Charnot-Katsikas A. BioFire FilmArray Respiratory Panel for Detection of Enterovirus D68. J Clin Microbiol. 2016;54(2):457-459. doi:10.1128/JCM.02339-15

Adjunct Faculty

Sepideh Nikki Asadbeigi, MD

Sepideh N Asadbeigi, MD

Assistant Professor - Pathology


Adjunct Faculty - Dermatology

Prabir K. Chakraborty, PhD

Prabir K. Chakraborty, PhD

Assistant Professor (Research)

Daniel J. Cowden, MD, FCAP, CPHIMS

Daniel J. Cowden, MD, FCAP, CPHIMS

Clinical Associate Professor

Charles Esmon, PhD

Charles Esmon, PhD

Lloyd Noble Chair, Cardiovascular Research

Member & Head, Cardiovascular Biology Research at OMRF

Adjunct Professor, Pathology

Adjunct Professor, Biochemistry

Investigator at Howard Hughes Medical Institute

David M Lewis, DDS

David M. Lewis, DDS

Associate Professor
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Adjunct Associate Professor
Department of Pathology

Jeffrey McBride, MD, PhD

Jeffrey McBride, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

Director of Dermatopathology

Adjunct Faculty - Pathology

Charles A. Montgomery, DVM, DACVP, DACLAM

Charles A. Montgomery, DVM, DACVP, DACLAM

Adjunct Professor
Department of Pathology
Division of Comparative Medicine

Kathy L. Moser, PhD

Kathy L. Moser, PhD

Associate Member, Arthritis & Immunology Program

Adjunct Faculty, Pathology

Aravindan Natarajan

Aravindan Natarajan, MS., MPhil., PhD., CCA.

Associate Professor, Department of Radiation Oncology,
Associate Professor (Adjunct), Department of Anesthesiology,
Associate Professor (Adjunct), Department of Pathology
Course Director, Radiation Biology for Radiation Oncology Residents
Graduate Faculty, College of Medicine
Member, Cancer Biology Program

Amr H. Sawalha, MD

Amr H. Sawalha, MD

Assistant Member
Arthritis and Immunology Research Program

Assistant Professor of Medicine 
Department of Medicine

Staff Physician 
Veteran Affairs Medical Center
Oklahoma City

Adjunct Faculty
Department of Pathology