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Development / September 16, 2020

ACS Hope Lodge will benefit patients, research efforts

Construction on the American Cancer Societyís Chad Richison Hope Lodge is slated to start in February in the Innovation District. The Lodge will provide free lodging and transportation to patients and their caregiver.

By Molly M. Fleming
Economy / August 6, 2020

PHF awards $4.6 million in new research grants

The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation were the recipients of the grant money. One of the research project involves a closer look at COVID-19 an its affects on people living with multiple sclerosis.

By Molly M. Fleming
Lifestyle / June 9, 2020

OKCís hub of innovation

You might think that bioscience and the oil industry donít have much in common, but the cityís Innovation District is helping experts in both fields find similar ground. Read about the district and whatís to come to the area.

By Marcus Elwell
Economy / December 6, 2019

Sickle cell drug with OKC roots going to market soon

The sickle cell pain drug, Adakveo, was researched and created in Oklahoma City. Several entities at the Innovation District were involved in the work, including the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation and Cytovance Biologics.

By Molly Fleming
Economy / November 18, 2019

MAPS 4 and the Innovation District

The MAPS 4 proposal includes a number of projects intended to promote community and collaboration in an area where health, energy, aerospace, technology and research companies rub elbows.

By Chamber Staff
May 2018 Chamber Forum / May 16, 2018
Natalie Shirley
President & CEO of the
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
A Chamber membership is one of the most important ways to get involved in the community. Participating in the Chamber makes a huge difference because you have a voice and can exercise it. A Chamber membership is an immediate and easy way to get involved in the Oklahoma City.