Quote of the Day | August 17, 2018

“That is a huge return on investment for the money we initially received, and now you can add that to the new federal funding. (Using the original grant) with the junior investigators, we launched many careers. That’s a major, exciting accomplishment.”

-OU College of Medicine Professor Dr. Judith James, whose project investigating chronic diseases that disproportionately affect poor, rural, and racial minorities just won a new $20 million federal grant [Journal Record]


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

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