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Kaiser Family Foundation Budget Summary Discusses Global Health Aspects Of FY16 Labor-HHS Draft Appropriations Bill

Kaiser Family Foundation: House Appropriations Committee releases FY16 Health & Human Services Appropriations Bill
This budget summary highlights global health-related funding contained in a draft FY 2016 Departments of Labor, Health & Human Services, Education and Related Agencies appropriations bill, released on Tuesday by the House Committee on Appropriations. “The bill specifies $426.9 million for global health activities at CDC, which includes $128.4 million for HIV. The bill also provides $68.6 million for research activities at the Fogarty International Center (FIC) at NIH. Additional information on CDC global health programs and funding for global health research programs at NIH is not yet available,” the summary states (6/16).