Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences
Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences

Susan K. Steele, D.O.

Steele

Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine
Systems Course Coordinator

susan.steele@okstate.edu 
918-561-8400

Work Experience

July 2014 to present
OSU-CHS, College of Osteopathic Medicine – Board certified Family Physician, Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine, Systems Course Coordinator

Feb. 2009 to present
OSU-CHS, College of Osteopathic Medicine – Board certified Family Physician, Clinical Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, Clinical Problem Solving Course Coordinator

Feb. 2007 to Feb. 2009
Warren Clinic, St. Francis Health Systems – Board certified Family Physician, Assistant Professor Clinical Sciences, OSU-COM

Nov. 2002 – Jan. 2007 
Family Medical Care – Board certified Family Physician
Assistant Professor Clinical Sciences, OSU-COM

Oct. 1995 to Oct 2002
Springer Clinic – Board Certified Family Physician

Jan. 1992 – Oct. 1995
Tulsa Regional Medical Group – Family Health Services Clinic, Board Certified Family Physician
Adjunct faculty at OSU-COM Family Practice Department

Aug. 1991 – Jan. 1992 
Assistant Director of Medical Education – Tulsa Regional Medical Center, part time physician for Tulsa Regional Medical Group

Sept. 1989 – June 1991
Truman Medical Center East, K.C. Missouri – Part time ER Physician (during residency)

Jan. 1982 – May 1982
Tulsa Junior College – Instructor for Medical Technology Program, taught laboratory sciences

June 1981 – May 1984
Jenks Public Schools – Secondary level Chemistry and General Science classroom teacher; head coach for girls soccer and softball. 

Aug. 1977 – May 1981
Medical Technologist - St. Francis Hospital; OU Health Sciences Center, Internal Medicine Clinic; Stillwater Medical Center

Licensures and Certifications

Licensures: Oklahoma #2816

Board Certifications:
Diplomate of American Board of Family Practice
Certified July 1991
Recertified July 1998 and December 2005 (extended recertification to 2015)

Education

Family Medicine Residency
1989-91
University of Missouri Kansas City, Truman Medical Center East, Kansas City, Missouri (Board Certified)

Internship
1988-89
Tulsa Regional Medical Center

D.O.
1988
Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine

M.S.
1981
Oklahoma State University
Major: Curriculum and Instruction

M.T.
1977
St. Francis Hospital School of Medical Technology

B.S.
1977
Oklahoma State University
Major: Medical Technology

Community Service

  • OSU-CHS Health Fair on Webster Campus - 2014
  • Young Life's Trail West Family Camp - Buena Vista, CO.
  • Volunteer for US Military Family week 2011
  • Oklahoma Mission for Mercy Dental Mission 2010
  • OSU-Tulsa Health Fair 2010, 2013
  • Parent Volunteer at Jenks East Elementary, Intermediate and Middle School - 2002 to 2008
  • Volunteer Science Enrichment Coordinator and Instructor at Jenks East Intermediate - 2005 - 2006
  • Young Life’s Frontier Ranch – volunteer physician for 400-500 campers, Buena Vista, CO.
    (1991, 1997 - 2004)
  • Redeemer Covenant Church – member 20 years; Worship team singer 1996 to present;
    Youth group volunteer leader 2005 - 2008; Children’s choir director 1996 - 2001
  • Oklahoma Special Olympics – Volunteer physician at State Games 1991- 1998, 2001, 2012
    Active board member 1992 -1995
  • Ronald McDonald House – Active board member of TLC, Inc. 1992 - 1995
  • Leadership Tulsa – Class XVIIII (1992), interned on the OSO and TLC, Inc. boards
  • Speaker on “Women’s Health Issues” and nutrition – OSU-COM Mini Medical College, Tulsa Newcomers Club, Wal Mart employees, various church and civic groups, Jenks East Intermediate students.

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Family Medicine - 1991 to present
  • American Osteopathic Association – 1985 - 2005
  • Oklahoma Osteopathic Association – 1985 - Present
  • Tulsa Osteopathic Medical Society – 1991 - 2005
  • Oklahoma State University Alumni Association National Board of Directors – 2001 - 2003; 
    Executive Committee - 2003 - 2005 
    Life Member
  • OSU-COM Alumni Association – 1999 - 2003; 
    President – 2002 - 2003
    President-elect - 2001-2002
    Vice President - 2000-2001
  • Sigma Sigma Phi Honorary Fraternity - 1987

Committee Assignments

  • Years 1 & 2 Curriculum Coordinators Committee – 2013 to present
  • Academic Standards Committee – 2013 to present
  • Regent’s Distinguished Teaching Award Selection Committee – 2013
  • Phase III Curriculum Steering Committee 2012 – 2013
  • Phase III Clinical Medical Foundations and Introduction to the Patient Subcommittee – 2011 to present
  • Rural Medicine Track Didactic Week Planning Committee – 2011 to present
  • Phase II Curriculum Systems Development Subcommittees (Thread Chair all systems) – 2011 – Neurology Systems – Chair
  • Learning Resource Committee -  task force on video capturing 2011
  • Curriculum Revision Feasibility Study Committee – Clinical Integration 2011
  • Faculty Senate Member May 2010 – 2012
  • Faculty Senate Executive Committee – Sergeant at Arms, 2010-11
  • Interdisciplinary Review Committee – 2011-2012
  • College and High School Recruitment Committee – 2011-2012
  • First Year Orientation Event Committee – 2011-2012
  • HRSA/HCOP Grant Opportunity Committee – 2011
  • OSU-CHS Family Medicine Residency Applicant Interview Committee- 2011
  • OSU-CHS Family Medicine Resident Interview Committee- 2011-13
  • Curriculum Revision Phase II Subcommittee – 2010
  • OSU-COM Applicant Interview Committee – 2009 to present

Teaching

  • Systems Course Coordinator – Spring 2012 to present
  • Neurology Systems Course Director
  • Respiratory Systems Course Director
  • Musculoskeletal/Rheumatology Systems Course Director
  • Lab Medicine Focus Course Coordinator
  • Course Coordinator, Lecturer and Small Group Facilitator, Clinical Problem Solving I & II, Spring 2009 – present
  • Instructor for 3rd year students COMLEX Orientation 2010 – present
  • Clinical Associate Professor Family Medicine Department 2014 – present
  • Clinical Assistant Professor Family Medicine Department 2009 – present
  • Clinical Skills I & II part time Lab Instructor 2009 – present
  • Clinical Skills III & IV part time Lab Instructor 2009 – present
  • Clinical Problem Solving I & II Small Group Facilitator 2003 – 2004, 2007 – 2009
  • Adjunct Faculty Family Medicine Course 1992 – 1995
  • Assistant Director of Medical Education, Tulsa Regional Medical Center 1991 – 1992

Professional Development Presentations

  • NBOME COMLEX Level 2-CE Preliminary Exam Review Committee – 2011 to present
  • NBOME COMLEX Level 2-CE Board Exam Item Writer – 2011-2013
  • NBOME Item Writing Course – Jan. 2011; Nov. 2012
  • COMAT Family Medicine Committee of NBOME – 2011-2013
  • COMAT Family Medicine Item Writer – 2011 to present
  • Attended International Association of Medical/Science Educators (IAMSE) meeting June 2011
  • Attended COMLEX PE Visitation Day, 2010
  • Speaker on “Stress and the Holidays” – OSU Medical Center monthly meeting, December 2009
  • Speaker on “Health, Hormones, and Hot Flashes” – OSU-COM Mini Medical College
  • Speaker on “Women’s Health Issues” and nutrition – Tulsa Newcomers Club, Wal-Mart employees, various church and civic groups

 

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