Health Officials Working to Launch Grant-Funded Projects

by Stephanie Crosby Louisville health officials are working to start programs that were funded through a federal grant announced in March. The Louisville Department for Public Health and Wellness received a stimulus grant for nearly $8-million dollars to fund community health and nutrition programs. Project manager Wendy Carlin says most of the work that has […]

Health Officials Preparing for H1N1 Vaccine Release

Louisville health officials are working to deploy a city-wide vaccination program as soon as an H1N1 vaccine is available from the Centers for Disease Control. Department for Public Health and Wellness Director Dr. Adewale Troutman says the CDC is still hoping to hit a target of mid-October to have the vaccine ready. The first round […]