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. 


Shelby County Health Department Dr. Michelle Taylor Mayor Lee Harris CDC University of Memphis
Aisling Mäki

Aisling Mäki

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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