UA Awarded $4.7 Million Grant to Establish Preparedness and Response Learning Center

Jeff Burgess

The University of Arizona received a $4.7 million, five-year grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to establish a Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (PERLC) at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health. The funds will be used to maintain and train public health responders as part of national security.