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Dingell Announces Over $7.1 Million in HHS Grants for University of Michigan

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Debbie Dingell (MI-12) announced today that the University of Michigan will receive $7,191,523 in grant funding from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to conduct innovative health care research, including pharmacology, physiology, and biological chemistry; arthritis, musculoskeletal, and skin diseases; and vision research. 

“The University of Michigan has proven itself as a global leader in groundbreaking health care research,” said Dingell. “With this important federal funding from HHS, the university will continue its critical research to improve health outcomes for patients across the country.”

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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