Obiamaka Oji, DNP

  • Assistant Professor of Nursing
  • Director, Family Nurse Practitioner Track, MSN Program


  • DNP, Duke University
  • MSN, Family Nurse Practitioner, University of Texas Health Science Center
  • BSN, Nursing Science, York University

Courses Taught

  • NURS 3408 Art and Science of Nursing
  • NURS 5030 FNP I Clinical

Teaching Focus

  • Dr. Oji’s area of specialization is working with family nurse practitioner students in primary care and internal medicine practice settings.

Research Interests and Publications

  • Research interest in stroke prevention.
  • Oji, O., Blood-Siegfried, J., & Abdelsayeed, M.(2016). Prevention of recurrent stroke. Duke University, Durham, North Carolina

Committee Service/Offices Held

  • Memorial Hermann wellness tune-up for life volunteer
  • Memorial Hermann / UPS health fair volunteer

Awards and Honors

  • Member of Beta-epsilon chapter- Sigma Theta-Tau Honor Society of nursing
  • Member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
  • Member of Houston Area Nurse Practitioner
  • Member of Texas Nurse Practitioner

Previous Academic/Professional Positions

  • An adjunct faculty member in a Baccalaureate Nursing program.
  • Adjunct family member in a Graduate FNP program.
  • Experience as a Registered Nurse in Telemetry, Cardiology, Endoscopy & General Surgery.
  • Experience as a Family Nurse Practitioner in primary care and internal medicine practice settings.

Additional Information

  • When not at work, I enjoy traveling and jewelry making.