About Us

Overall Mission

The mission of the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, Irwin H. Brown Office of Continuing Professional Development is to provide lifelong learning for physicians and other healthcare providers based on documented needs and professional practice gaps, utilizing evidence-based medicine fundamentals. Activities and educational interventions approved by the Office of Continuing Professional Development support desirable physician attributes including patient care, medical knowledge, practice-based learning and improvement, interpersonal and communication skills, professionalism and systems-based practice. These educational activities and educational interventions will result in changes in learner competence and performance, and ultimately lead to enhanced patient care and improved patient outcomes.

Additionally, as an integral part of OU Medicine, the Office of Continuing Professional Development supports the institutions mission of leading healthcare in education, research and patient care.

 

Approved:

March 27, 2016
Chittur A. Sivaram, M.D., F.A.C.C.
David Ross Boyd Professor & Vice Chief |Cardiovascular Section
Director | Cardiovascular Fellowship Training Program
Associate Dean |Continuing Professional Development


April 13, 2016
John Zubialde, M.D.

Senior Associate Dean
Professor of Family and Preventive Medicine 
University of Oklahoma College of Medicine