Congressman Steve Cohen

Representing the 9th District of Tennessee

Congressman Cohen Announces Research Grant to UTHSC

June 25, 2019
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Steve Cohen (TN-09) announced today that the University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) will be receiving a research grant of $742,480 from the Department of Health and Human Services to study diabetes, endocrinology and metabolism. UTHSC has received $8,908,184 in federal grants so far this year.

Congressman Cohen made the following statement:

“I’m always pleased to announce significant grant funding for medical research which helps in the discovery of cures and therapies. As a co-Chair of the Biomedical Research Caucus, I am proud that Memphis is home to medical research leaders like UTHSC.”