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Funded Program:

Louisiana Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Unit

Mark Anthony Perry, BS, MPA
Asthma Program Manager

(225) 342-2673

Louisiana Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Unit
Tobacco Control Program Health Disparities Monitor
628 N. Fourth Street, Bin 15, 2nd Floor
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3118

Breathing Easier in Louisiana [PDF - 361 KB]

Addressing Asthma from a Public Health Perspective

Asthma State Data Profile: PDF - 442 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.