Top vaccine official at state health department fired

By , Daily Memphian Updated: July 13, 2021 5:29 PM CT | Published: July 12, 2021 6:56 PM CT

Dr. Michelle Fiscus, the top vaccine official at the Tennessee Department of Health, confirmed in a statement Monday, July 12, that she has been fired.


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Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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