By

2013 Awards

 

2013 Award Winners

Award Winners

 The Rural Health Association of Oklahoma honored ten Oklahomans, including two state legislators, for their outstanding dedication, leadership and service in rural health.

 

Outstanding Rural Physician
Tom Conklin, D.O.
Stigler, OK

Outstanding Rural Physician
Mike Woods, M.D.
Ramona, OK

Rural Administrator of the Year
David Keith
McAlester, OK

Rural Program of the Year
Oklahoma Hospital Association

Legislative Excellence in Rural Health
Senator Tom Ivester
District 26

Legislative Excellence in Rural Health
Representative
Lisa Johnson-Billy
District 42

President’s Award for Lifetime Service to Rural Oklahoma
Kenneth E. Whinery, M.D.
Sayre, OK

 

By

2012 Awards

 

The Rural Health Association of Oklahoma honored ten Oklahomans, including four state legislators, for their outstanding dedication, leadership and service in rural health.

Pictured:  Al Allee,  Darrel Morris,  Dr. Suthers, Becky Peal-Sconce, Sen. Dorman, Corie Kaiser, Lora Brooks, Rep. Mike Jackson, Cheryl St. Claire, Sen. Halligan

2011 Awards:
Rural Physician of the Year
Neal Suthers, MD ~ Buffalo, OK

Rural Administrator of the Year
Darrel Morris ~ Drumright, OK

Rural Program of the Year
The Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Service and the
Oklahoma Office of Rural Health at Oklahoma State University (accepted by Corie Kaiser, Lora Brooks and Cheryl St. Claire)

President’s Special Award for Service to Rural Oklahoma:
Al Allee, Administrator ~ Frederick, OK
Becky Peal-Sconce, Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services

For Legislative Excellence in Rural Health:
Senator Charles Laster,  District 17
Senator Jim Halligan, District 21
Representative Mike Jackson, District 40
Representative Joe Dorman, District 65