Congressman Cohen Announces $378,000 Grant for St. Jude

May 20, 2008 Issues: Health


“I am very pleased that HHS has awarded these monies to Dr. Zakharenko at St. Jude,” said Congressman Cohen.  “This grant will help the some of the best scientific minds in the world learn more about how the mind works. Our country is dependent on long-term investment by the federal government in scientific research and education to remain technologically and economically competitive.  I commend HHS for again recognizing the excellent work being done within the scientific community in the 9th District, particularly at St. Jude Children’s Hospital.”

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