New Jersey

New Jersey 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: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
Contact: Lisa Jones, MSN
Coordinator, Asthma Awareness & Education Program
Telephone: (609) 984-6137
Address: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
P.O. Box 364
50 E. State St., 6th Floor
Trenton, NJ 08625-0364
Website: NJ State Asthma IndexExternal
State Success Stories: Breathing Easier in New Jersey[PDF – 308 KB]
Funded Program: Addressing Asthma from a Public Health Perspective
Asthma State Data Profile: Asthma in NJ Cdc-pdf[PDF – 707KB]

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