December 16, 2015 – Excerpt from OCRID:

University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center Professor Heloise Anne Pereira has been named a 2016 National Academy of Inventors Fellow, a high professional distinction awarded to academic inventors who have demonstrated a prolific spirit of innovation in creating or facilitating outstanding inventions that have made a tangible impact on quality of life, economic development and the welfare of society.

“Dr. Pereira is a role model for our students and faculty, a leader in our research strategic planning, and a timely example of the Health Sciences Center’s contributions to innovation,” says Jason R. Sanders, senior vice president and provost at the OU Health Sciences Center.

https://ocrid.okstate.edu/node/324