Weatherhead Institute Director George Kikano discusses $6.4 million grant

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The Plain Dealer: The university received a $6.4 million federal grant for programs in the School of Medicine and School of Dental Medicine to address the shortage of medical professionals serving the Medicaid community. “With the nationwide shortage of primary care physicians, we are seeing fewer and fewer doctors available to work with the disadvantaged population,” said George Kikano, director of the Weatherhead Institute for Family Medicine and Community Health.