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Community Health Workers provide asthma management education and environmental assessments to patients and families with asthma in Milwaukee County.

Research Includes:

  • MyExposome wrist bands to detect chemical exposures.

  • Indoor air quality monitoring of particulate matter and Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs).

  • RNA changes in pollution metabolism.

  • Impact of education measured by asthma outcomes.

Asthma Education for High School Students

FAM Allies is working with students from UWMadison Medical School and the Milwaukee Area Health Education Center to design an asthma management curriculum for high school students.

Indoor Air Quality in Child Care

Education on Green Cleaning is provided to child care staff and indoor air quality is monitored for changes.

Research Includes:

  • Changes in particulate matter readings.

  • Changes in VOC readings.

  • Changes in cleaning practices.

Neighborhood Surveillance

FAM Allies is collaborating with the UWMilwaukee School of Nursing and the Westlawn Partnership for a Healthier Environment to develop an asthma surveillance protocol.

What We Do:

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414-988-3269

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8585 W. Forest Home Ave; Suite 200; 

Greenfield, Wisconsin  53228  

United States