The Oklahoma Health Center Foundation

OKLAHOMA HEALTH CENTER FOUNDATION MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Foundation is to promote innovations in healthcare and science, and to serve as a connector between our member organizations, in order to raise awareness of the Oklahoma Health Center's profile among business and governmental entities as a key driver of economic development.

Approved by OHCF BOD, January 23, 2014

The Oklahoma Health Center Foundation (OHCF) supports excellence in all aspects of the Oklahoma Health Center and helps drive its potential to attract and develop biomedical and biotechnical industries in Oklahoma. From cutting-edge biotechnology companies to government, education, patient care and community support institutions, OHCF serves as the facilitator to 25 world-renowned organizations. It oversees the campus Master Plan to establish the Oklahoma Health Center as the primary destination for health care and education; achieve a campus that supports the missions and strategic goals and increase the campus status as a major economic engine for the region.

News and Events

Summertime Allergies

07/21/2014
Love being outdoors but your eyes, nose and allergies don’t? As summer rolls around, grass pollen can cause sneez¬ing, itchy eyes, congestion and other allergic reactions can turn your weekly yard work into a miserable experience, says the Allergists at the Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic. Read More

Everyone Can Help Support a Mother’s Breastfeeding Goal for Life!

07/17/2014
World Breastfeeding Week is August 1-7, 2014 Read More

Innovative researchers join Oklahoma cancer team at OMRF and OU

07/16/2014
When David Jones, Ph.D., joined the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation last summer to lead its cancer research efforts, his aim was to expand the program by recruiting successful scientists from other institutions to Oklahoma City. With the addition of Alana Welm, Ph.D., and Bryan Welm, Ph.D., OMRF has taken a big first step toward achieving this goal. Read More
 

Believe Magazine

 

Read the July 2014 edition of our new electronic magazine!

This new magazine includes feature stories on the Oklahoma Health Center, a campus map, Leadership Spotlight, and information on each of the Oklahoma Health Center Foundation's member organizations. To view the magazine, click here. 

 
 

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West Nile Virus Confirmed in Oklahoma

State Health Officials Urge Mosquito Bite Precautions

 

The first case of West Nile virus (WNV) in Oklahoma has been confirmed in a Major County resident. The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) encourages residents to take precautions to reduce the risk of contracting WNV, a mosquito-borne illness. To read the entire article, click here.

 

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