The Oklahoma Medical Research Foundation has chosen 12 Oklahoma students as its Sir Alexander Fleming Scholars for 2022.
Those chosen for OMRF’s 65th Fleming class will work alongside OMRF scientists on research projects covering subjects including autoimmune diseases, cancer and cardiovascular disease.
From OMRF Fleming Scholar to physician-scientist
On her way from Watonga, Okla., to earning her doctorate at Harvard, Heather Rice got her first taste of working in a lab as an OMRF Sir Alexander Fleming Scholar. She liked it so much, she decided to make a career of it. Now, she’s come back to her home state, as an assistant professor […]
The deadline for the annual summer program is Feb.1.
More than 500 students have participated in the program since 1956.