UK gets $2.8 million grant for Rural Health Research Center to study health-care access in poor, rural U.S.

By Melissa Patrick Kentucky Health News The University of Kentucky has received a $2.8 million competitive grant to establish a Rural Health Research Center that will focus on access to healthcare and substance abuse treatment in undeserved rural areas of the United States, including Appalachia. “These are very competitive grants that are only awarded every four years,” UK College of Public...