Federal grants awarded to 2 Memphis health care institutions

Congressman Steve Cohen announces $9.9M in health grants

Federal grants awarded to 2 Memphis health care institutions
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MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -Two Memphis health care institutions have been given two grants totaling $9.9 million.

Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced Friday the grants will be awarded by the Department of Health and Human Services to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Memphis Health Center.

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will receive $5,000,729 to study influenza vaccination and immunity.

The Memphis Health Center will receive $4,929,393 to provide patient financial assistance.

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