Alabama

Alabama is currently not funded under CDC’s National Asthma Control Program, but you may contact the following for information about asthma-related activities in the state.

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Alabama Department of Public Health
Contact: Jonathan R. Edwards
Telephone: (334) 206-5605
E-mail: Jonathan.Edwards@adph.state.al.us
Address: Alabama Department of Public Health

201 Monroe Street, Suite 1278B

Montgomery, AL 36104

Website: http://www.adph.org/asthmaExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Alabama[441KB]
Funded Program: Addressing Asthma from a Public Health Perspective
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF-893KB

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.

State Asthma Control Plan:
http://www.adph.org/asthma/assets/ALAsthmaStatePlan2009.pdfExternal

Page last reviewed: December 4, 2009