Mississippi

Partnership Activities

Partnership Activities
Grantee: Mississippi State Department of Health
Contact: Jasmine Williams, MPH, CHES, CPS

Asthma Program Coordinator

Telephone: (601) 576-7688
Fax: (601) 576-7688
E-mail: Jasmine.Williams@msdh.ms.gov
Address: Office of Health Data and Research
Mississippi State Department of Health
P.O. Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
Website: http://msdh.ms.gov/msdhsite/_static/43,0,235.htmlExternal
State Success Stories: Addressing Asthma from a Public Health Perspective
Asthma State Data Profile: PDF – 512 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: December 4, 2009