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Partnership Activities








Funded Since:

Pennsylvania Department of Health

Melissa A. Bronstetter, Public Health Program Administrator

(717) 787-5876

(717) 425-5373

Bureau of Health Promotion and Risk Reduction
Division of Nutrition & Physical Activity
Pennsylvania Department of Health
Room 1000 l Health & Welfare Building
625 Forster Street | Harrisburg, PA 17120-0701

September 2003

Funded Program: Addressing Asthma from a Public Health Perspective

State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Pennsylvania [PDF - 219 KB]

Asthma State Data Profile: PDF - 481 KB

Program Description:
CDC is funding the health departments in Alabama, California, Connecticut, the District of Columbia, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin to conduct asthma surveillance, maintain and expand partnerships, implement statewide comprehensive asthma plans with their partners, implement interventions to reduce the burden of asthma, and develop and implement an evaluation plan.