County's Valley Fever Institute could get $3M for research



THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN - The Valley Fever Institute at Kern Medical Center has gotten one step closer in securing more funding for research.

The Joint Legislative Budget Conference Committee has recommended state Sen. Jean Fuller’s request for $3 million to expand valley fever research be included as part of the state’s 2018-19 budget proposal that is set to be voted on next week by the Senate and Assembly.


Published Date: 

June 9, 2018