Katherine  O'Neal , Pharm.D., M.B.A.,BCACP, CDE, BC-ADM, AE-C

Assistant Professor

Department of Pharmacy: Clinical and Administrative Sciences - Tulsa

Phone (918) 660-3030
Fax (918) 660-3009
Office   SAC 2H26

Research Summary

Specialties: Internal Medicine, Ambulatory Care/Diabetes
Clinical Practice: Diabetes, Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Asthma, Migraine
Research Interests: Outcomes research and improving the practice of pharmacy and chronic care of patients through patient empowerment and health literacy awareness.

Education & Experience

  • Post-Graduate Year Two (PGY2) Residency. Ambulatory care residency, University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy, Tulsa, OK, July 2009-June 2010
  • Post-Graduate Year One (PGY1) Residency. Community Practice Pharmacy Residency, USA Drug/University of Oklahoma College of Pharmacy, Tulsa, OK, July 2009-June 2009.
  • Doctor of Pharmacy. University of Oklahoma, Tulsa, OK, 2008
  • Master in Business Administration, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, 2003
  • Bachelor of Science Business Administration, cum laude, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK, 1998

Teaching Experience:

  • PHAR 7853 Pharmaceutical Care V: Endocrinology, course co-cordinator
  • PHAR 7703 Pharmacy Business and Entrepreneurship, course co-coordinator
  • PHAR 7713 Healthcare Administration and Management, course co-coordinator
  • PHAR 7894 Pharmaceutical Care IX: Neuro/Psych

Licensures and certifications

  • Board of Pharmaceutical Specialties: Board Certified Ambulatory Care Pharmacist 2012
  • Board Certified Advanced Diabetes Management 2012
  • Certified Asthma Educator 2012
  • Certified Diabetes Educator 2010
  • Oklahoma State Board of Pharmacy 2008
  • National Provider Identifier 2008
  • Oklahoma Certified Pharmacists Immunizer 2008
  • Oklahoma CPR certification

Honors & Service


  • American Pharmacists Association, 2004-present
  • Oklahoma Society of Health-System Pharmacists, 2004-present
  • Kappa Psi Professional Pharmaceutical Fraternity, 2004-present
  • OU Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society, 2005-present
    • Tulsa Student Faculty Advisor
  • American College of Clinical Pharmacy, 2006-present
  • National Community Pharmacy Association, 2008-present
  • Oklahoma Pharmacists Association, 2008-present
  • American Diabetes Association, 2009-present
  • American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy, 2009-present
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators, 2011-present
  • Association of Astma Educators, 2012-present


  • Clinical Pharmacist, OU Internal Medicine, Tulsa, OK, 2010-present
  • OU Physicians Internal Medicine American Diabetes Association Diabetes Education Program, Director and Coordinator, 2010-present

Selected Publications & Presentations

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  • George D, O'Neal K, Johnson E J, Smith M J. Student preferences regarding didactic content and practical experiences of influenza vaccination clinic business operations in a pharmacy business and entrepreneurship elective. Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning. 2016; 8:
  • O'Neal K, Johnson J L, Swar S. Nontraditional considerations with insulin needle length selection. To appear in Diabetes Spectrum. Diabetes Spectrum. 2015; 28:
  • Downes J M, O'Neal K, Miller M J, Johnson J L, Gildon B, Weisz M A. Identifying opportunities to improve medication management in transitions of care. American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy. 2015;
  • Murray K, O'Neal K, Weisz M. Dietary Suggestions for Migraine Prevention. American Journal of Health-Systems Pharmacy. 2015;
  • Crosby K, O'Neal K. Prevention of Sun-Induced Skin Disorders. American Pharmacists Association. 2015; 699-712.
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Current Grants Awarded

  • 1/2012 - Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
  • 1/2011 - Merck and Company, $47,961.
  • 8/2010 - Merck and Company, $47,875.
  • 1/2010 - American Society of Health System Pharmacist Fostering Young Investigators. Pharmacy Resident Practice-Based Research Grant, $5,000.
  • 1/2009 - APhA Incentive Grant for Practitioner Innovation in Pharmaceutical Care, Patient Perceptions of a Pharmacist Managed Weight-Management Clinic, $1,000.