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Blood Donor Challenges Scheduled in Oklahoma City – Feb. 4 & 5

01/21/2016
Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) invites all area residents to take the Blood Donor Challenge. Blood given with OBI will save the lives of patients in local hospitals such as all metro-Oklahoma City area medical facilities. Read More

When it hurts: Choosing the right pain reliever

01/21/2016
Choosing a pain reliever can almost be enough to give you a headache. But making the best choice doesn’t have to be complicated. Read More

OMRF accepting Teen Leaders in Philanthropy applications

01/20/2016
The Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation is seeking applications for its fourth annual Teen Leaders in Philanthropy class. Read More

Oklahoma Health Equity Campaign Meeting to Discuss Childhood Improvement

01/20/2016
The Oklahoma State Health Department (OSDH) will host the next Oklahoma Health Equity Campaign (OHEC) Meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 24, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The meeting provides OHEC an opportunity to interact with state and local partners to highlight community health initiatives in which they are involved. Read More

State Board of Health Meets Tuesday

01/11/2016
The Oklahoma State Board of Health will meet Tuesday, January 11, at 11 a.m. in Room 1102 of the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Central Office at 1001 NE 10th Street in Oklahoma City. Read More

MASONS URGE BLOOD DONATION AT STATEWIDE BLOOD DRIVES –Jan. 18

01/06/2016
Oklahoma Masons are hosting eight blood drives with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) Monday, Jan. 18. Masonic lodges across the state will open their doors to all healthy adults, 16 and older,* who want to join them in community service and compassion by donating blood for patients in local hospitals. Read More

Chance to Win Cruise Awaits Blood Donors at Midwest City Community Center for a Credit-To-Patient Drive for Nicole Alexa

01/06/2016
Chance to Win Cruise Awaits Blood Donors at Midwest City Community Center for a Credit-To-Patient Drive for Nicole Alexa
Join Midwest City Community Center for a Credit-To-Patient-Nicole Alexander blood drive with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI). All healthy adults, 16 and older,* are encouraged to donate blood from 11 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 16 at MWC Community Center, Bomber Room. Read More

Bret R. Haymore M.D. Joins Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic

01/05/2016
Bret R. Haymore M.D. Joins Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic
Officials at the Oklahoma Allergy & Asthma Clinic announced that Board Certified Allergist Bret R. Haymore, M.D., has joined their staff. He previously had his own allergy practice in Midwest City. Read More

Deadline nearing for OMRF summer internship applications

12/30/2015
The application period for the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation’s 2016 Sir Alexander Fleming Scholar Program closes Feb. 1. Read More

Blood Donors Get OKC Thunder T-shirts and Chance for Game Tickets – Dec. 30

12/29/2015
Blood Donors Get OKC Thunder T-shirts and Chance for Game Tickets – Dec. 30
The Oklahoma City Thunder’s eighth annual holiday blood drive with Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) is Wednesday, Dec. 30, at the Cox Convention Center. Doors open at 10 a.m. with donors welcome until 6 p.m. Each blood donor will receive a Thunder-themed T-shirt, while supplies last. A pair of lower-level tickets to a Thunder game will be awarded to one lucky donor.
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