The OCTSI Clinical Resources Facility at OUHSC is located in the Harold Hamm Diabetes Center, suite 2100. 

For information about using the facility and scheduling patient visits, contact Brittany Karfonta, Senior Clinical Research Coordinator, by email at:   or  telephone (405) 271-3480


The facility includes five exam/phlebotomy rooms and additional space for patient interviews/surveys




Available clinical services:


CLIA-waived clinical assays

  • Routine urine tests - albumin, bilirubin, creatinine, glucose, ketone, leukocytes, nitrite, pH, protein, specific gravity, urobilinogen, albumin/creatinine ratio
  • Urinary Pregnancy test - Human Chorionic Gonatotropin (hCG)
  • Diabetes testing - Hemoglobin A1c
  • Lipid profiling - Total cholesterol (TC), high density lipoprotein (HDL), triglycerides, TC/HDL ratio, estimated low density lipoprotein (LDL)


Available Clinical Testing Equipment

Siemens Clinitek Status+ Analyzer

Siemens DCA Vantage Analyzer

Alere Cholestech LDX System

Welch-Allyn CP200 Resting Electrocardiograph with Spirometer

ndd EasyOne Plus Diagnostic Spirometer

Welch-Allyn Spot Vital Signs LXI and Connex 6400 patient monitors

GE Stress system with treadmill

Zeiss phase contrast scope and hemocytometer


Sample processing and storage laboratory



Available sample processing/storage services:

Centrifugation and sample aliquoting

Monitored short-term sample storage (-80*C, LN2) with emergency power source

Monitored long-term sample storage (-80*C, LN2) with emergency power source

Other sample processing services are available on request