Oklahoma's Children's Medical Research Institute Receives Funds for New Chair
Page, David, THE JOURNAL RECORD
The Children's Medical Research Institute has received funding for a fifth $2 million chair for childhood diabetes research at the OU Health Sciences Center.
Sherry and Jerry Cash provided $500,000 for the CMRI Cash Family Chair in childhood diabetes. CMRI will match the Cash family donation with another $500,000. The $1 million will be eligible for matching funds from the State Regents Endowment Program to create a $2 million endowment for pediatric diabetes research, said Sue Homsey, CMRI board chairman.
"This generous gift by the Cash family will allow the full realization of our dream to build a world-class diabetes research and treatment program right here in …
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Publication information: Article title: Oklahoma's Children's Medical Research Institute Receives Funds for New Chair. Contributors: Page, David - Author. Newspaper title: THE JOURNAL RECORD. Publication date: July 11, 2007. Page number: Not available. © 2009 THE JOURNAL RECORD. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.