Office of Minority Health Seeks Input from Minority Communities Concerned About Health

As part of an effort to learn what Oklahomans believe are their most crucial health needs, the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Office of Minority Health (OMH) is hosting a series of four “community chats” from April through June. These meetings will focus specifically on the health concerns of minority communities and the feedback received will be included with other community chat sessions conducted by OSDH and used to update the Oklahoma Health Improvement Plan. To read the entire article, click here.

Moving on Up! Oklahoma City Moves Up to #4

It has been a miserable allergy season already and the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) just ranked Oklahoma City as the fourth worst city for spring allergies. Tulsa was listed as 19th up from 21st place. Oklahoma City ranked ninth last year. To read the entire article, click here. 

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April 2014

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Annual Wheelchair Basketball Tournament Scheduled

OU Medicine will host the 6th Annual Wheelchair Basketball Tournament, benefitting the Greater Oklahoma Disabled Sports Association (GODSA), Thursday, April 24, at Oklahoma City University (OCU). To read the entire article, click here.

Chickasaw Nation makes major gift for cancer research at OMRF

The Chickasaw Nation has made a major gift to support the expansion of the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation’s cancer research programs. The grant will create the Chickasaw Nation Laboratory for Cancer Research, a newly renovated lab facility where OMRF scientists will focus on identifying therapeutics for cancer. To read the entire article, click here. 

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