Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation
825 NE 13th St MS#52
Oklahoma City, OK 73104-3600
Phone: (405) 271-1734
Fax: (405) 271-1708
Visiting Us: OMRF Technology Ventures is located on the first floor of the Bell Building, Room 105 across from McMechan Park. Limited visitor parking is available adjacent to the building and marked “Technology Transfer Visitor.” Please see Nancy Widener for a visitor parking pass. For general inquiries, please email us at OTV@OMRF.org. For material transfer related inquiries/communications, please email MTA@OMRF.org.
Andrew Westmuckett, Ph.D.
Assistant Director of Technology Ventures
Andrew Westmuckett earned his Ph.D. in science from Imperial College, University of London, and served as a staff scientist at OMRF for 14 years prior to joining the Technology Ventures group. In addition to his research experience, he also taught science and served in the British Military as a member of the Royal Artillery and Royal Engineers.
Sam McNeal, Ph.D.
Technology Development Specialist
Sam McNeal earned his B.S. degree in biology from Georgia State University. He went on to earn an Sc.M. and Ph.D. in Pathobiology from Brown University. He completed postdoctoral fellowships at the University Pennsylvania and the Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta where he studied cell death following hemorrhagic shock. At OMRF, McNeal is responsible for market research, managing material transfer agreements and confidential disclosure agreements, and will eventually take on additional responsibilities within the landscape of technology ventures.
Prior to joining OMRF Nancy was employed for 13 years as a legal assistant for an independent natural gas and oil producing company.