The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center and the Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation were the recipients of the grants money. One of the research project involves a closer look at COVID-19 an its affects on people living with multiple sclerosis.
The online series is free and features live instructors giving short, interactive classes on topics relevant to the pandemic and remote working.
For June, the Oklahoma City MSA had the third-lowest unemployment rate in the U.S. among major metros.
Speakers Michael Dickerson and Phil Maytubby provided some practical and timely tips for businesses that are reopening amid the ongoing pandemic.
The June Chamber Forum panelists shared ways that OKC boosts the success of their businesses.
Oklahoma City’s approach to enforcing the face covering ordinance emphasizes education about how mask-wearing protects public health and keeps the economy moving by stopping the coronavirus.
To help employees or job seekers who need to pivot their skills to a new industry, Oklahoma’s expansive CareerTech system is already on the frontlines of helping retool and retrain Oklahoma’s workforce.
This fall, The University of Central Oklahoma will launch its Workforce Advantage program online through its UCO Downtown campus.