Connecticut

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Connecticut Department of Public Health
Contact: Marie-Christine Bournaki, PhD, RN
Telephone: (860) 509-7258
(860) 509-7730
E-mail: marie-christine.bournaki@ct.gov
renee.coleman-mitchell@ct.gov
Address: Connecticut Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Ave, MS # 11 HLS
P.O. Box 340308
Hartford, CT 06134
Website: https://portal.ct.gov/DPH/Health-Education-Management–Surveillance/Asthma/Asthma-ProgramExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in Connecticut Cdc-pdf[416KB]
Funded Since: September 2001
Funded Program: Comprehensive Asthma Control Through Evidence-Based Strategies and Public Health—Health Care Collaboration
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 128 KBCdc-pdf

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.

Page last reviewed: February 5, 2016