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In December, Dr. Paul Kincade, Ph.D., retired from his post as founding scientific director for the Oklahoma Center for Adult Stem Cell Research (OCASCR), capping a distinguished career as a stem cell biologist that spanned more than five decades.

Kincade’s work helped establish a connection between chronic infections, stem cells and aging, and he made important insights on how the body replenishes its immune system.

Wellston, OK (February 22, 2019) – Seven Lincoln County Public School Districts were honored on Friday for their efforts to improve health through the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust (TSET) Healthy Incentive Program for schools.

SMOKELESS TOBACCO USERS ENCOURAGED TO QUIT DURING THROUGH WITH CHEW WEEK, FEBRUARY 18-22

Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline offers FREE Support to Oklahomans

OKLAHOMA CITY – February 18, 2019 – While youth vaping may be the topic on everyone’s lips, nearly 10% of high school students and more than 7% of Oklahoma adults use smokeless tobacco.

OKLAHOMA CITY (February 12, 2019) The application period for the TSET Executive Director position closed on February 11 with 67 candidates applying for the job.

The TSET executive search committee will now begin reviewing applicants for consideration before the full board in March. The executive search committee is comprised of the Board Chair Bruce Benjamin, Vice Chair Michelle Stephens, and board member Casey Killblane.  

The Health Communication Manager is primarily responsible for assisting with public relations and marketing strategy development and oversight with an emphasis on project planning, development, implementation and evaluation of statewide comprehensive program marketing components.

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Whitney Dinger, Public Information and Outreach Specialist

Whitney Dinger
Public Information and Outreach Specialist
405-521-4959
whitneyd@tset.ok.gov