The Oklahoma Health Center Foundation


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 23 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

The Children’s Hospital Ranks Among Best Children’s Hospitals In U.S.

The Children’s Hospital at OU Medical Center has been ranked among the best hospitals in U.S. News & World Report’s 2014-15 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings. Read More

Health Officials Announce First Confirmed Cases of Flu in Oklahoma

Health Officials Announce First Confirmed Cases of Flu in Oklahoma
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Acute Disease Service (ADS) announced the first laboratory-confirmed cases of flu in Oklahoma today. One case is in an Oklahoma County resident who is under the age of five; the child was not hospitalized for influenza. The other case is a Tulsa County resident who is also under the age of five and was hospitalized for influenza. Read More

OMRF scientist selected for high-profile breast cancer grant

OMRF scientist selected for high-profile breast cancer grant
Scientists spend a large percentage of their time writing grant applications in hopes of securing funding for their research. So it came as quite a surprise to Alana Welm, Ph.D., when a research-funding agency turned the tables and, instead, came looking for her. Read More

Believe Magazine


Read the October 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. 


Health Center News





Terry Taylor named Oklahoma Health Center Foundation President

The Oklahoma Health Center Foundation Board of Directors announces that Terry W. Taylor has been named President. Taylor joined the Foundation in 2008 as the Chief Operating Officer and Planning Director.  To read the entire article, click here.


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