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

Blood Donors Have Chance to Win Ford Fiesta – Saturday, Aug. 9

07/29/2014
One, lucky person who donates blood at selected Bob Moore Auto Group dealerships Saturday, August 9, will drive away with a 2014 Ford Fiesta. Read More

Turning Point Conference and Policy Day is Sept. 2-3

07/29/2014
Going for Gold in Health is the theme for the 17th Annual Turning Point Conference and Policy Day sponsored by the Oklahoma Turning Point Council. The conference will be held Tuesday and Wednesday, Sept. 2-3, beginning at 10 a.m. at the Sheraton Midwest City Hotel at the Reed Conference Center, 5750 Will Rogers Road in Midwest City. The public is invited to attend. Early registration is $60 and on-site registration will be $75. Read More

High Temperatures Prompt Safety Concern for Children

07/28/2014
As temperatures climb, it is important to recognize that children’s bodies overheat easily and infants and children under age 4 are among those at greatest risk for heat-related illnesses. On average in the United States, every 10 days a child dies from heatstroke in a vehicle. Heatstroke is the leading cause of non-crash, vehicle–related death for children. 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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