Tell Governor Stitt to Sign Vaccination Rules

Posted on 5/28/2020
The Oklahoma State Medical Association has joined with nearly 30 health, education, tribal and business organizations in support of new vaccination rules submitted by the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) and are now on the Governor’s desk.

Prime time for ticks: Dr. Monks wants Oklahomans to help gather valuable tick data

Posted on 5/26/2020
The Oklahoma Tick Study, funded by a grant from the Oklahoma State Medical Association Foundation, launched last summer and allows residents to send ticks to a national medical research lab for free testing that otherwise costs $50 per tick.

Weekly Legislative Update: May 22, 2020

Posted on 5/26/2020
Governor Kevin Stitt has appointed a new Interim Commissioner of Health, Col. Lance Frye, MD. Dr. Frye is an OB/GYN and professor at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa.

Weekly Legislative Update: May 15, 2020

Posted on 5/18/2020
The House and Senate provisionally adjourned Sine Die this week pursuant to respective Resolutions allowing them to return to the Capitol to conduct business if needed before the Constitutionally required Sine Die date of the last Friday in May...