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Glen Diacon Image Glen E. Diacon, Jr., MD, President, is a urologist on staff with the Valley View Hospital, Ada. He is certified by the American Board of Urology and is a Fellow in the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Diacon rep re sents Creek, Lincoln, Okfuskee, Seminole, Pottawatomie, Pontotoc, Hughes, Johnston, and Coal counties.
Ann Warn Image Ann A. Warn, MD, Vice-President, is a general ophthamology eye physician and surgeon practicing in Lawton. She also is a clinical in structor at the University of Oklahoma, Department of Ophthalmology. Dr. Warn represents Blaine, Kingfisher, Canadian, Caddo, Grady, Comanche, Jefferson, Stephens and Cotton counties.
Ron Osterhout Image Ron Osterhout, Secretary-Treasurer, holds bachelorís and masterís degrees in civil engineering. He has specialized in domestic and international oil and gas exploration and production. Mr. Osterhout represents Ellis, Dewey, Custer, Roger Mills, Beckham, Washita, Kiowa, Greer, Jackson, Harmon, and counties.
James Lee Anderson Image James Lee Anderson holds a bachelorís degree in Animal Science and a masterís degree in Meat Science. He has served on the Oklahoma Restaurant Association Board of Directors for 30 years. Mr. Anderson represents Cimarron, Texas, Beaver, Harper, Woodward, Woods, Major, Alfalfa, Grant, Garfield, Kay, and Noble counties.
Gordon Deckert Image Gordon H. Deckert, MD, is retired from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, where he was a David Ross Boyd Professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. He continues to maintain a clinical private practice and is a consultant to hospitals and physicians groups. Dr. Deckert is also a nationally recognized speaker. He is a past president of the Board of Health. Dr. Deckert represents Logan, Oklahoma, Cleveland, McClain, Garvin, Murray, and Payne counties.
Haskell Evans Image Haskell L. Evans, Jr., RPh, is immediate past-president of the Board of Health and has served the health care profession as a registered pharmacist in Lawton for more than 35 years. He is Chief Executive Officer of RPH3, Inc., in Lawton. He has served as president, vice-president, and secretary of the Oklahoma Pharmaceutical Association Ė District No. 6. Mr. Evans represents the state at large.
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Dan H. Fieker, DO, is Chief Medical Officer and consultant in infectious diseases, and Director of Medical Education at theTulsa Region al Medical Center. He also serves as clinical professor of medicine at the Oklahoma State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He is a past president of the Board of Health. Dr. Fieker represents Ottawa, Delaware, Craig, Mayes, Nowata, Rogers, Washington, Tulsa, Pawnee, and
Osage counties.

Ron Graves Image Ron L. Graves, DDS, is a board-certified oral and maxillofacial surgeon in private practice in Ardmore. He is a past-president of the Board of Health and has served as president of both the Oklahoma Society and Southwest Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. He has also served as Chief of Surgery and Chief of Staff at Memorial Hospital of Southern Oklahoma. Dr. Graves represents LeFlore, Latimer, Pittsburg, Atoka, Pushmataha, McCurtain, Choctaw, Bryan, Marshall, Carter, and Love counties.
Barry Smith Image Barry L. Smith, JD, is Senior Vice President of Administration and General Counsel, Saint Francis Health System, Tulsa. He is a member of the State Task Force on Emergency Service and Trauma, as well as the Oklahoma Hospital Associationís Council on Legislation and Medicaid Advisory Committee. Mr. Smith represents Adair, Sequoyah, Cherokee, Wagoner, Muskogee, Haskell, McIntosh, and Okmulgee counties.

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State of the State's Health Interim Report 2003