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Mary Z. Baker, MD

Mary Zoe Baker, MD

David Ross Boyd Professor of Medicine
Interim Section Chief 
Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism 
Paul H. and Doris Eaton Travis Chair in Endocrinology
Edith Gaylord Kinney Presidential Professor

Kristina Booth, MD

Kristina K. Booth, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency

Chris Brasel

Chris Brasel, PhD

Associate Professor
Director of the SCM Preclerkship Curriculum

Michael Bronze, MD, FACP, FIDSA
Christopher S. Candler, MD, EdD

Christopher S Candler, MD, EdD

Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs

Michael S. Cookson, M.D.

Michael S. Cookson, M.D., FACS

Professor & Chairman

LaTasha Craig, MD

LaTasha Craig, MD

Professor
Fellowship Director, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Section Chief, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Assistant Dean, Clinical Curriculum
Medical Director, OU Physicians Reproductive Medicine

Alisa Cross, MD

Alisa Cross, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery

Medical Director, Emergency General Surgery

Associate Medical Director, Surgical Critical Care

Elisa Crouse, MD, MS

Elisa Crouse, MD, MS

Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education

Sheila Crow, PhD

Sheila Crow, PhD

Associate Dean of Faculty Affairs and Professional Development

Alix Darden, PhD

Alix Darden, PhD

Research Professor of Pediatrics and Director of Faculty

Stephanie DeLeon, M.D.

Stephanie DeLeon, M.D.

Associate Director

Daniel Duffy, MD

Daniel Duffy, MD

Professor Of Medicine

Darlla D. Duniphin, DHSc, PA-C

Darlla D. Duniphin, DHSc, PA-C

Assistant Professor
Director for Clinical Education

Mark Fergeson, M.D.

Mark Fergeson, M.D.

Associate Professor

Rachel Franklin, MD, FAAFP

Rachel Franklin, MD, FAAFP

Regents’ Professor,
Family Medicine Vice Chair

David Lee Gordon, MD, FAAN, FANA, FAHA
Nancy Halliday, Ph.D.

Nancy Halliday, Ph.D.

VICE CHAIR FOR EDUCATION, DEPARTMENT OF CELL BIOLOGY
DAVID ROSS BOYD PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF CELL BIOLOGY
ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, GRADUATE FACULTY, INSTRUCTIONAL LEADERSHIP & ACADEMIC CURRICULUM, THE JEANNINE RAINBOLT COLLEGE OF EDUCATION
ADJUNCT PROFESSOR, FAMILY AND PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

Casey Hester, M.D.

Casey Hester, M.D.

Associate Professor

Molly Hill, PhD

Molly Hill, PhD

PROFESSOR, GRADUATE STUDENT LIAISON

Catherine Hunter, MD, FACS, FAAP

Catherine Hunter, MD, FACS, FAAP

Professor of Surgery

Division Chief of Pediatric Surgery

Fellowship Program Director

Paula Milburn Miller Chair of Pediatric Surgery

Rhett Jackson, MD, MACP

Rhett Jackson, MD, MACP

David Ross Boyd Professor of Medicine
Section Chief, General Internal Medicine

David Kelley, MD

David Kelley, MD

Assistant Professor,
Family Medicine Clerkship and Undergraduate Director

Kathryn E. Klump, MD, PhD

Kathryn E. Klump, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Family & Preventive Medicine, 
Assistant Professor of Cell Biology,
Director of Global Health Initiatives/Global Health Track

Wiktoria Kowacz, MD

Wiktoria Kowacz, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

VA Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK

Jason S. Lees, MD

Jason S. Lees, MD

Tenured Professor of Surgery
Vice Chair of Academic Affairs
Residency Program Director 

Mohammad Madhoun, MD, MS, FACP

Mohammad Madhoun, MD, MS, FACP

​Associate Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Medicine Service (VA)
Director of Endoscopy (VA)
Site Director, GI Fellowship Program (VA)
 

 

Cindy McCloskey, MD

Cindy McCloskey, MD

Associate Professor of Pathology

Director, Microbiology and Virology Laboratories
OU Medical Center

Frederick Miller, PhD

Frederick Miller, PhD

Associate Professor

Assistant Dean for Preclinical Curriculum

Ann Louise Olson, PhD

Ann Louise Olson, PhD

Dr. Olson is the Edith Kinney Gaylord Foundation Presidential Professor in the Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

Megan K. Peters, PT, D.Sc., PCS

Megan K Peters, PT, D.Sc, PDS

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Jo Elle Peterson, MD

Jo Elle Peterson, MD

Assistant Professor

Jameca Price, MD
Adam Przebinda, MD

Adam Przebinda, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine Section

Alexander R. Raines, MD, FACS

Alexander R. Raines, MD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Surgery
Director of Robotic Surgery
Co-Director of Surgical Clerkship
Residency Program Site Director – OU Edmond
Director of Career Advising

Isaac Rutel, Ph.D., DABR

Isaac Rutel, Ph.D., DABR

Ass​ociate Professor

Teresa Scordino, MD

Teresa Scordino, MD

Assistant Professor

Associate Director, Hempath

R. Michael Siatkowski, MD, MBA
C.A. Sivaram, MD

C.A. Sivaram, MD

Professor and Vice Chief

Katie Smith, MD, MS

Katie Smith, MD, MS

Associate Professor and Section Chief
Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

Amy Sparkman, MD

Amy Sparkman, MD

Assistant Professor
Simulation Medical Director
Co-Director of Resident Education
Children's Hospital Foundation - John H. Stuemky, M.D. Endowed Professorship

Kent Teague
William M. Tierney, MD, FASGE, AGAF

William M. Tierney, MD, FASGE, AGAF

Frances K. & H. Malcolm Robinson Chair in Gastroenterology
Chief of Clinical Services, Digestive Diseases and Nutrition
David Ross Boyd Professor of Medicine
Director of Endoscopic Ultrasonography
Fellowship Program Director

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Bryan Touchet, MD, FAPA

Bryan Touchet, MD, FAPA

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Medical Education and Faculty Affairs

Bruna Varalli-Claypool

Bruna Varalli-Claypool, MHS, PA-C

Associate Professor

Robert A. Wild, MD, PhD, MPH, FNLA, NCMP

Robert A. Wild, MD, PhD, MPH, FNLA, NCMP

Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Adjunct Professor, Family and Preventive Medicine
Adjunct Professor,  Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

Peggy J. Wisdom, MD, FAAN

Peggy J. Wisdom, MD, FAAN

Professor Emeritus

Dee Wu, Ph.D. DABMP (MR)

Dee Wu, Ph.D. DABMP (MR)

Associate Professor
Chief, Technical Application and Translational Research Development

Tammy L. Yanovitch, MD, MHSc

Tammy Yanovitch, MD, MHSc

Clinical Associate Professor 
Director of Medical Student Education

John Zubialde

John Zubialde, MD

Executive Dean, College of Medicine 

Associate Members

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Heather Burks, MD

Assistant Professor,
Obstetrics and Gynecology


Education:

  • MD degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine in 2008
  • Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Oklahoma 2011-2012
  • Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2012-2015


Board Certification(s):

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2013-present
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, 2017-present


Fellowship:

  • Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Oklahoma 2011-2012
  • Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2012-2015


Memberships:

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  • Pacific Coast Reproductive Society
  • American Medical Association


Clinical/Research Interests:

  • Assisted Reproductive Technologies, including IVF
  • Reproductive surgery including tubal sterilization reversal
  • Uterine anomalies
  • Menstrual cycle abnormalities including polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Donor egg and donor sperm
  • Fertility preservation
  • Premature Ovarian Failure
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Fertility preservation
  • Assisted reproductive technologies


Select Honors & Accomplishments:

  • University of Oklahoma College of Medicine Alumni Association Grant Recipient, University of Oklahoma (Received), 2017-2018
  • Faculty Teaching Award, University of Oklahoma, 2017 and 2018
  • Research Fellowship in Menopause, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2014-2015
  • Excellence In-Training Award for research presentation, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society 2015
  • Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Scholarship Recipient, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • NAMS/Teva Women's Health Medical Residents Excellence Award, 2010


Select Publications:

Burks, H. R., Baker, M., Quaas A. M., Bendikson, K. A., Chung, K., Paulson, R. J. (2017). The dilemma of counseling patients about poor prognosis: live birth after IVF with autologous oocytes in a 43-year-old woman with FSH levels above 30 mIU/mL. J Assist Reprod Genet. Sep;34(9):1185-1188. DOI: 10.1007/s10815-017-0986-3.​

Burks, H. R., Paulson, R. (2015). Cryopreserved Embryo Transfer: Endometrial Preparation and Timing. Seminars in Reproductive Medicine, 33(02), 145-152. DOI: 10.1055/s-0035-1546302.​

Burks, H. R., Baker, M. Z., Quaas, A. M., Bendikson, K. A., Chung, K., Paulson, R. J. (2017). The dilemma of counseling patients about poor prognosis: live birth after IVF with autologous oocytes in a 43-year-old woman with FSH levels above 30 mIU/mLJ Assist Reprod Genet. Sep;34(9):1185-1188. DOI: 10.1007/s10815-017-0986-3.​

Burks, H. R., Buckbinder, J., Francis-Hernandez, M., Chung, K., Jabara, S., Bendikson, K., Paulson, R. (2015). Developmentally delayed cleavage-stage embryos maintain comparable implantation rates in frozen embryo transfers. Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics, 32(10), 1477-1481. DOI: 10.1007/s10815-015-0561-8​

Buckbinder, J., Mucowski, S., Burks, H. R., Stanczyk, F.Z., Hodis, H.N., Mack, W., Bendikson, K.A., Shoupe, D. (2015). The detection and clinical utilization of anti-Mullerian hormone (AMH) in postmenopausal women using the new highly sensitive ELISA. Fertility and Sterility, 104(3), e135-e136. DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2015.07.419​

Burks, H. R., Ross, L. B., Opper, N., Paulson, E., Stanczyk, F. Z., Chung, K. (2015). Can highly sensitive antimüllerian hormone testing predict failed response to ovarian stimulation? Fertility and sterility, 104(3), 643-8. PMID: 26158904. DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2015.06.018​

Burks, H. R., Buckbinder, J., Bendikson, K., Chung, K., Jabara, S., Paulson, R.J. (2015). Developmentally Delayed Cleavage-Stage Embryos Maintain High Implantation Rates in Frozen Embryo Transfers. Fertility and Sterility, 103(2), e15-e16. DOI: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2014.12.021​

Park, A., Quaas, A. M., Hansen, K. R., Porter, B., Burks, H. R., Craig, L. B. (2014). Predictors of Pain Associated With Hysterosalpingography (HSG): A Prospective Cohort Study. Austin Journal of Women's Health, 1(2), 4