A Dream Becomes Reality
In a world coping with war, 30 Oklahoma physicians and civic leaders took ‘a frightful gamble’ toward creating a healthier future.
Opening The Doors
Pull out the ribbon and scissors! OMRF officially opened its laboratory doors in 1950.
All Hands on Deck
The foundation’s Oklahoma roots have always supported its growth, with volunteers and supporters coming from every corner of the state.
Finding Firm Footing
OMRF welcomed its first full-time president as astronauts, actors, and world-renowned investigators marked a star-studded decade at OMRF.
A Time of Growth
New labs and a new focus created the foundations for today’s cutting-edge research.
Making a Mark
Drugs developed at OMRF grew the foundation’s impact on health and lifespan.
The new millennium began with a bang at OMRF.
A towering accomplishment brought renewed energy to medical research in Oklahoma.
A Promising Future
Remembering its rich history, OMRF looks at a promising future full of discoveries that make a difference.
Remembering Dr. Stephen M. Prescott
OMRF’s fifth full-time president died following a journey with cancer on May 28, 2021.