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The AAPCC partners with many organizations to enhance nationwide poison prevention and treatment efforts. If your organization is interested in partnering with AAPCC, please email Tara Robertson at

AACT: The American Academy of Clinical Toxicology is not-for-profit multi-disciplinary organization uniting scientists and clinicians in the advancement of research, education, prevention and treatment of diseases caused by chemicals, drugs and toxins. 

ACMT:  The American College of Medical Toxicology is a professional, nonprofit association of approximately 800 physicians with recognized expertise in medical toxicology.

CDC: AAPCC works with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on efforts to prevent poisoning and other projects.

EAPCCT: The European Association of Poisons Centres and Clinical Toxicologists (EAPCCT) works to advance the knowledge and understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of all forms of poisoning. The official Journal of the EAPCCT is Clinical Toxicology which is published by Taylor & Francis and appears with ten issues per year.

FDA: AAPCC works with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on efforts to monitor toxic exposures.

HRSA: AAPCC works with the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) to promote poison prevention and the Poison Help Line at 1-800-222-1222.

NPIC:  AAPCC is partnering with the National Pesticide Information Center (NPIC) to develop education and promote each organization's efforts about the safe use of pesticides.

NPPW Council:  AAPCC is a member of the National Poison Prevention Week Council, which provides information about the events associated with National Poison Prevention Week, the steps that you can take to help prevent accidental poisonings and tips for promoting community involvement in poison prevention. 

OTC Medicine Safety: AAPCC is working with Scholastic, Inc. and McNeil Consumer Healthcare to develop and promote the OTC Medicine Safety program, which teaches students in grades five and six and their families about the safe use of over-the-counter (OTC) medicines. 

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