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Indiana State Department of Health

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Mission

The mission of the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) Chronic Respiratory Disease Section is to reduce the burden of asthma in Indiana.

The Chronic Respiratory Disease Section works to implement the State Asthma Plan. The State Asthma Plan guides the development and implementation of interventions that improve the health and quality of life of Hoosiers with asthma. The program also maintains a comprehensive surveillance system for the ongoing, systematic collection of asthma data. In addition to data collection, the system also allows for analysis and interpretation of asthma data, which is essential to the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the program. 

 

 

 

LUNG FORCE WALK

 
Indianapolis-October 18, 2014 

Only A Force of Many Can Stand Up To:

  • the frightening rise of lung cancer in women
  • the deadly disease that is COPD
  • the daily challenges that asthma sufferers face
  • pollution that threatens our lungs and our lives

With your participation and help, our LUNG FORCE Walk will make a difference in lives that desperately need it.

Asthma's Impact on Indiana [Infographic]The first Indiana infographic on asthma.

 

Click here for a printable 11x17 version of the Impact of Asthma in Indiana infographic.

   

Contact Us

If you would like to know more about the program or you have a specific need for asthma information or services, please contact the program at

Indiana State Department of Health
Chronic Respiratory Disease Program, Chronic Disease Division
2 North Meridian Street, Section 6B
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Telephone: (317) 234-7631
Fax: (317) 233-7805
ISDHAsthma@isdh.IN.gov