North Carolina

North Carolina 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: North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
Contact: Sally Herndon, MPH
Head, Tobacco Prevention and Control Branch
Telephone: (919) 707-5400
E-mail: Sally.Herndon@dhhs.nc.gov
Address: Chronic Disease and Injury Section
Division of Public Health
932 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1932
Website: http://www.asthma.ncdhhs.gov/External
Asthma State Data Profile: Asthma in North Carolina Cdc-pdf[PDF – 403 KB]
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.

State Asthma Control Plan:
http://www.asthma.ncdhhs.gov/asthmaPlanDocs/NC_Asthma_Plan.pdf Cdc-pdf[PDF – 4 MB]External

Page last reviewed: December 4, 2009