The Department of Microbiology and Immunology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center supports research of more than 20 different bacterial, viral, and parasitic diseases. We collaborate with multiple individuals and centers, both locally and internally, in order to better understand and most effectively pursue comprehensive treatments of numerous diseases.

Mission Statement
The mission of the Department of Microbiology and Immunology is to serve the educational, research, and service needs of the College of Medicine, The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents and the State Regents for Higher Education.

The Department is accountable to all the higher governing bodies including federal and state regulations, for the management of the personnel, funds, and the equipment for which the Department is responsible.