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Sallie Ruskoski

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Dr Sallie Ruskoski

ruskosks@nsuok.edu

  • Associate Professor
    Medical Lab Science BA

Office Location

  • Broken Arrow
    Broken Arrow Science & Health 112
    (918) 449-6471

Bio

Sallie Ruskoski has a Ph.D. in Biomedical Sciences, is a Medical Technologist (ASCP), has over 15 years experience in the medical laboratory and 11 years teaching experience in higher education.

Education:

  • Ph D,Biomedical Science,Oklahoma State University,,2013
  • MS,Biomedical Science,Oklahoma State University,,2009
  • MS,Collegiate Scholarships and Services,Northeastern State University,,2007
  • BS,Clinical Laboratory Science,University of Oklahoma,,1991
  • OtherAssociate of Science,Mathematics,Tulsa Junior College,,1989
  • OtherAssociate of Applied Science,Medical Laboratory Technology,Tulsa Junior College,,1989
Burkholderia cepacia complex in cystic fibrosis patients
Tick-borne diseases
Microbiology, to include bacteriology, parasitology, virology, and mycology.

Intellectual Content:

  • Cell surface physiology and outer cell envelope impermeability for hydrophobic substances in Burkholderia multivorans. (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Discovery, Published, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2017
  • A double dose of infectious disease: Histoplasmosis in a fox hound puppy (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Discovery, Published, July (3rd Quarter/Summer), 2015
  • Cell Envelope Phospholipid Composition of Burkholderia multivorans (Journal Article, Academic Journal), , Published, September, 2014
  • Improving student writing skills through online instruction (Journal Article, Academic Journal), Teaching & Learning, Published, April (2nd Quarter/Spring), 2013

Presentations:

  • Evaluation of bacterial isolates from cystic fibrosis patients - OSU Research Day in Tulsa - Tulsa, OK - February 2020
  • Molecular Correlation of Rickettsial Disease in Symptomatic Canines - Oklahoma Research Day - Tahlequah, OK - March 2016
  • Burkholderia multivorans Survives Treatment by Outer Membrane Permeabilizers and Resists Sensitization to Hydrophobic Antimicrobials - 2015 OSU in Tulsa Research Day - Tulsa, OK - February 2015

Courses Taught:

  • RESEARCH IN NATURAL SCIENCES - SCI 5532 - Fall 2020
  • CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY - MEDT 4117 - Fall 2020
  • CLIN VIROL/PARASIT/MYCOLOGY - MLS 4226 - Spring 2020
  • CLINICAL HEMATOLOGY - MEDT 4236 - Spring 2020
  • CLINICAL PRACTICUM I - MLS 4332 - Fall 2019
  • ADVANCED CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY - MLS 4464 - Fall 2019
  • RESEARCH IN BIOLOGY - BIOL 4413 - Spring 2019
  • CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY - MEDT 4246 - Spring 2019
  • CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY - MEDT 4117 - Fall 2018
  • CLINICAL CHEMISTRY I - MEDT 4125 - Fall 2018
  • ANIMAL PARASITOLOGY LAB - BIOL 4214 - Spring 2018
  • ADVANCED CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY - MLS 4464 - Spring 2018