CDC HIV/AIDS/Viral Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update MISSISSIPPI: State Gets $1.4 Million Health Grant
January 5, 2012
Associated Press (12.29.11) - Thursday, January 05, 2012
A new $1.4 million grant to the Mississippi Department of
Health will be used for HIV prevention and surveillance work,
as well as AIDS research. The funding for the department's
Comprehensive HIV Prevention Project is being provided by the
US Department of Health and Human Services, according to Rep.
Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.). The project period runs from Jan.
1, 2012, to Dec. 31, 2016.