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Georgia Department of Public Health

Francesca Lopez, MSPH, AE-C
Program Manager, Georgia Asthma Program

(404) 651-7324

(404) 657-4338

Office of Adolescent and School Health
Chronic Disease Prevention Section
Georgia Department of Public Health
2 Peachtree St., NW, Suite 16-301
Atlanta, GA 30303

Breathing Easier in Georgia[PDF - 275 KB]

September 2001

Funded Program:
Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration

Asthma State Data Profile: PDF - 451 KB

Program Description:
CDC is funding the health departments in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Mexico, New York, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Utah, Vermont, and Wisconsin to ensure the availability of and access to guidelines-based medical management and pharmacotherapy for all people with asthma and to address the intersection of public health and health care through funding state programs and national organizations, promoting asthma quality measures, and informing policy makers about the burden of asthma.