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Participating PRAMS States, Territory and Tribe

PRAMS Participating States

Forty-seven states, New York City, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia and the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board (GPTCHB) currently participate in PRAMS, representing approximately 83% of all U.S. live births. Two other states (California and Ohio) previously participated. Click on the map or the name of the state to see state information or expand and/or download the complete data table below the map.

Fu Zhao, PhD
Bureau of Family Health Services
Alabama Department of Public Health
201 Monroe Street, Suite 1500
Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone #: (334) 206-9448
Fax #: (334) 206-0308
Alabama PRAMS website

Enid Quintana-Torres, MPH
Epidemiology Program Manager
PRAMS Coordinator and Maternal Child Health Epidemiologist
Bureau of Women’s and Children’s Health
Arizona Department of Health Services
150 North 18th Avenue, Suite 320, Phoenix, AZ 85007
Phone #: (602) 542-2097

Ashley Juhl
Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment
Health Surveys and Evaluation Branch
4300 Cherry Creek Drive, South
Denver, CO 80246
Phone #: (303) 692-3375
Fax #: (303) 691-7821
Colorado PRAMS website

Jennifer Morin
Coordinator/ Project Director
Community, Family Health and Prevention Section
Connecticut Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Ave., MS #11-MAT
Hartford, CT 06134-0308
Phone #: (860) 509-7497
Fax #: (860) 509-7720

George Yocher, M.S
Delaware Division of Public Health,
417 Federal Street
Dover, DE 19901
Phone # (302) 744-4926
Fax #: (302) 739-6653
Delaware PRAMS website

District of Columbia
Sandra A Johnson, M.S
District of Columbia Department of Health,
Center For Policy Planning, and Evaluation (CPPE)
899 North Capitol Street NE, 6th Floor, Washington, DC. 20002
Phone #(202) 442-9376
Fax # (202) 442-4833
District of Columbia PRAMS

Data Manager
Jerri Foreman
Division of Community Health Promotion
Florida Department of Health
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin A-24
Tallahassee, Florida 32399
Phone #: (850) 558-9647
Florida PRAMS website

Principal Investigator
Florence A. Kanu, PhD, MPH
Maternal and Child Health Section
Georgia Department of Public Health
2 Peachtree Street, NW
Suite 14.402
Atlanta, GA 30303-3142
Phone #: (404) 232-7087
Georgia PRAMS website

Great Plains Tribal Chairman’s Health Board
Christy Hacker, MPH
Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board
2611 Elderberry Blvd
Rapid City, SD  57703
Phone #: (605) 721-1922 Ext. 115
Fax #: (605) 721-2876

Sarah Briley, CHES®
Maternal Health Administrator
PRAMS Coordinator
Maternal and Child Health
Indiana State Department of Health
Phone #: (317) 233-7099
Fax #: (317) 555-3723
Indiana PRAMS website

Joyce Prince
Illinois Department of Public Health
Office of Policy, Planning, and Statistics
Division of Health Data and Policy
525 West Jefferson
Springfield, IL 62761
Phone #: (217) 557-5952
Fax #: (217) 785-4308
Illinois PRAMS Web site

Jennifer Pham
Project Director
Iowa Department of Public Health
Bureau of Family Health
321 E. 12th Street
Lucas State Office Building, 5th Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319-0075
Phone#: (515) 725-2833
Fax #: (515) 725-1760
Iowa Web site

Lisa Williams
Kansas Department of Health and Environment
Bureau of Epidemiology and Public Health Informatics
1000 SW Jackson, Suite 130
Topeka, KS  66612
Phone #:  (785)296-8156
Kansas PRAMS Website

Tracey D. Jewell, MPH, BS
Division of Maternal & Child Health
Kentucky Dep. for Public Health
275 East Main St. HS2W-A
Frankfort, KY. 40621
Phone: (502) 564-4830 ext. 4393

Rosaria Trichilo
Bureau of Family Health
Louisiana Office of Public Health
1450 Poydras, Suite 2032
New Orleans, LA 70112
Phone #: (504) 568-3510
Fax #: (504) 568-3503
Louisiana PRAMS website

Laurie Kettinger
Maternal and Child Health Bureau
Prevention and Health Promotion Administration
Maryland Department of Health
201 W. Preston Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone #: (410) 767-0803
Fax #: (410) 333-5233
Maryland PRAMS website

Emily Lu
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Bureau of Family Health and Nutrition
250 Washington Street
6th Floor
Boston, MA 02108-4619
Phone #: (617) 624-5517
Fax #: (617) 624-5631
Massachusetts PRAMS website

Brenda Hughes
Mississippi State Department of Health
Office of Health Data and Research
570 East Woodrow Wilson Avenue, Osborne 209
PO Box 1700
Jackson, MS 39215-1700
Phone #: (601) 576-7777
Fax #: (601) 576-8168
Mississippi PRAMS website

Emily Healy
Family and Community Health Bureau
Public Health and Safety Division/DPHHS
1400 Broadway, Cogswell Rm A116
Helena, MT 59620
Phone: (406) 444-1921
Montana PRAMS website

Jessica Seberger
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, Nebraska 68509
Phone #: (402) 471-9044
Fax #: (402) 471-7049
Nebraska PRAMS website

Ingrid Mburia, Ph.D., MPH
Maternal and Child Health Epidemiologist
PRAMS Lead Project Coordinator
Nevada Department of Health and Human Services
Division of Public and Behavioral Health| Maternal and Child Health Program
4150 Technology Way Suite 210, Carson City, NV 89706
T: (775) 684-4023

New Hampshire
Sara Riordan, M.Ed., RN
Maternal & Child Health Section
Division of Public Health Services
NH Department of Health & Human Services
29 Hazen Drive
Concord, NH 03301
Phone #: (603) 271-2081
New Hampshire PRAMS website

North Carolina
Fatma Simsek
State Center for Health Statistics
North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
2422 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27603
Phone #: (919) 855 4495
Fax #: (919) 715 7899
North Carolina PRAMS website

North Dakota
Grace Njau
North Dakota Department of Health
600 E Blvd Ave, Dept 301
Bismark, ND 58505-0200
Phone #: (701) 328-3209
Fax #: (701) 328-1412
North Dakota PRAMS website

Puerto Rico
Wanda Hernandez
Maternal, Child and Adolescent Health Division
Puerto Rico Department of Health
P.O. Box 70184
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00936
Phone #: (787) 765-2929, ext. 4671
Email address:

Rhode Island
Karine Monteiro
Rhode Island Department of Health
3 Capitol Hill, Room 407
Providence, RI 02908
Phone #: (401) 222-5115
Rhode Island PRAMS Web site


John Davy
Vermont Department of Health
Division of Health Surveillance
108 Cherry St.
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone #: (802) 863-7661
Vermont PRAMS Web site