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Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic Announces New Chief Operating Officer

04/20/2015
Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic Announces New Chief Operating Officer
The Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic (OAAC) has named Gordon Heiselbetz as chief operating officer. Heiselbetz has more than 24 years of experience managing operations and customer service departments within healthcare organizations. Read More

OMRF presents board, scientific awards and dedicates new laboratory

04/17/2015
At its spring board meeting Thursday, the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation presented Judith James, M.D., Ph.D., with the Edward L. and Thelma Gaylord Prize for Scientific Achievement. Read More

Red Cross Launches Powerful New App with Everything You Need to Know in an Emergency

04/16/2015
Information on 14 Different Emergencies with 35 Customizable Alerts Read More

Dr. Mary Zoe Baker Named Master Teacher Award Winner

04/16/2015
Dr. Mary Zoe Baker Named Master Teacher Award Winner
Mary Zoe Baker, M.D., was recognized by her peers and students through the OU College of Medicine at an awards dinner April 8th at the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club. Baker was honored with the 2015 Stanton L. Young Master Teacher Award. This annual award was established in 1983 through an endowment made by Oklahoma City businessman Stanton L. Young and is given annually to a faculty member in the College of Medicine. Read More

2015 Child Abuse Prevention Award Winners Announced

04/14/2015
The Family Support and Prevention Service (FSPS) at the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH), with the assistance of an interagency selection committee, recognized outstanding child abuse prevention efforts in Oklahoma at the Child Abuse Prevention Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, April 14 at 11:30 a.m. in the Blue Room. Read More

State Board of Health Meets Tuesday

04/13/2015
The Oklahoma State Board of Health will meet Tuesday, April 14, at 11 a.m. in Room 1102 of the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Central Office.
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Blood Donors Needed to be Everyday Heroes- Apr. 25

04/10/2015
Blood Donors Needed to be Everyday Heroes- Apr. 25
Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) urges all healthy adults to donate blood at the Apr. 25, blood drive near Sherriff's Office at Quail Springs Mall. Each donor at the blood drive on Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Northeast Mall entrance, will receive a ‘HERO” T-shirt. Read More

OSDH Supported by Volunteers During Tornado Recovery Efforts

04/10/2015
The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) provides a number of support services for those affected by tornadoes and other natural disasters. These services are made possible in part by a dedicated group of statewide volunteers. Read More

Venture capital, biotech execs converge on OMRF

04/09/2015
On Tuesday, more than 30 leading venture capitalists and biotechnology industry executives spent the day in Oklahoma City. They were there to attend OMRF BioVenture Forum 2015, hosted by the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation. Read More

Blood Donors Get Chance for $1,000 Mathis Brothers Furniture Shopping Spree - April 10 & 11

04/03/2015
Blood Donors Get Chance for $1,000 Mathis Brothers Furniture Shopping Spree - April 10 & 11
Mathis Brothers Furniture is giving Oklahomans a great incentive to donate blood Friday, April 10 and Saturday, April 11. One lucky donor will win a $1,000 shopping spree to the furniture store. Healthy, adults age 16 and older*, are encouraged to donate in an Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) between 2 and 7 p.m. at Mathis Brothers Furniture, 3434 W Reno.
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