Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention & Management

The Bureau of Chronic Disease Prevention and Management supports the development and implementation of services that help Iowans prevent and manage chronic disease. Programs within this bureau focus on specific chronic diseases including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and other conditions. The bureau also manages the Medical Cannabidiol Registration Card Program for persons who have intractable epilepsy.

The bureau, along with its partners and contractors, works to reduce the burden and impact of chronic disease through:

  • Education;
  • Increasing access to screening and diagnostic services;
  • Increasing awareness; and
  • Implementing statewide policy and systems change.

Contact Information

Jill Myers Geadelmann,
Bureau Chief
Lucas State Ofc. Bldg.
321 E. 12th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319
(515) 281-5616