The funding is through the National Cancer Institute to support cancer clinical trials and studies.
Projected funding over six years to DMH is $16.6 million.
Carle Cancer Center NCORP in Urbana and Stroger Hospital of Cook County NCORP in Chicago also received funding through the program.
History photos: DMH people and places through the years
Decatur Memorial Hospital in 1976
Decatur and Macon County Hospital
Decatur and Macon County Hospital new lobby
Adding a wing in 1967
Nursing and Care Unit
Open house cardiac care
Expansion open house
View from above
Blood pressure check