Shelby County Health Department gets $14M, ‘game-changer’ grant from CDC

By , Daily Memphian Updated: December 01, 2022 6:05 AM CT | Published: November 30, 2022 5:08 PM CT

The funding is part of the CDC’s $3.2 billion investment in local and state awards to strengthen public health infrastructure across the nation. 


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Aisling Mäki has spent the better part of two decades writing about Memphis. A former digital journalist for WMC Action News 5 and staff reporter for Memphis Daily News, her work has also appeared in The Commercial Appeal, High Ground News, I Love Memphis, Inside Memphis Business, The Memphis Flyer, Memphis Parent, Memphis Magazine and Tri-State Defender. 


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