Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cohen Announces $400,000 UTHSC Aging Grant

February 12, 2019
Press Release

 

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced Tuesday a $398,778 grant from the National Institute on Aging to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center to continue to study the equity and economic effects of Medication Therapy Management (MTM) Services.  Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“I’m pleased to announce this funding for research studying the impact of MTM services. As our population ages, it’s important for medical research to stay on the cutting edge and for individuals to understand their health conditions and the medications they take. This grant will allow the University of Tennessee’s medical school in Memphis to remain a leader in this field.”