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Dingell Announces Over $37 Million in HHS Grants for the University of Michigan

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) announced today that the University of Michigan will receive $37,329,135 in grant funding from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to conduct innovative health care research, including cancer, diabetes, heart, and drug abuse research.

“The University of Michigan is leading the nation in conducting vital research to improve outcomes and care for patients across the country,” said Dingell. “This substantial funding from HHS is paving the way to the future of health care with patient care at the forefront.”

For a full list of research projects receiving grant funding, click here.

HHS is the largest grant-making agency in the US. Most HHS grants are provided directly to states, territories, tribes, and educational and community organizations, then distributed to eligible individuals and organizations. For more information on HHS grants click here.
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