Iowa

Iowa 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: Iowa Department of Public Health
Contact: Jill Myers Geadelmann, BS, RN
Chief, Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Bureau
Telephone: (515) 242-6067
E-mail: jgeadelm@idph.state.ia.us
Address: Iowa Department of Public Health
Lucas Building, 4th Floor
321 E. 12th St.
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
Funded Program: Addressing Asthma from a Public Health Perspective

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: December 4, 2009