Fifty Oklahoma teens have been selected as OMRF’s 2019-20 class of Teen Leaders in Philanthropy.
The Mothers’ Clubs presented OMRF with a gift at their annual banquet in Oklahoma City.
The scholars were selected from a pool of 70 applicants from across the state.
A four-year grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute will help OMRF researcher Courtney Montgomery and her team determine the roles of specific immune cells associated with sarcoidosis.
OMRF scientists need volunteers for the world’s first lupus prevention study.
Applications for OMRF’s Teen Leaders in Philanthropy program are due March 15.