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Poison Control Centers

There are 55 poison control centers in the United States. Each provides free, 24-hour professional advice to anyone in the 50 states, Puerto Rico, the Federated States of Micronesia, American Samoa, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Guam. On occasion, some have even helped American soldiers serving overseas.

Poison centers provide poison expertise and treatment advice by phone. All poison centers can be reached by calling the same telephone number, 1-800-222-1222.  Poison centers are staffed by pharmacists, physicians, nurses and poison information providers who are toxicology specialists.

FIND YOUR LOCAL POISON CENTER

STATES

Alabama

Regional Poison Control Center, Children's of Alabama
1600 7th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
Managing Director: Ann Slattery, DrPH, RN, RPh, DABAT
Medical Director:  Justin Arnold, DO, MPH
Service area: State of Alabama

Administrative telephone:  (205) 638-6675

Website: https://www.childrensal.org/rpcc

Alaska*

Oregon Poison Center
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road; CB550
Portland, OR 97239
Managing Director: Charisse Pizarro-Osilla, MS, RN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Rob Hendrickson, MD, FACMT
Associate Medical Director: Zane Horowitz, MD, FACMT
Service area:  Alaska, Oregon, and Guam

Administrative telephone:  (503) 494-8600

Website: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/outreach/oregon-poison-center/

Arizona

Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center
University of Arizona College of Pharmacy
1295 N. Martin, Room B308
Tucson, AZ 85721
Executive Director: Theodore Tong, PharmD, DABAT
Director: Steve Dudley, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director: Mazda Shirazi, MD
Service area: State of Arizona except Maricopa County
Administrative telephone: (520) 626-7899
Website: http://azpoison.com/
Banner Poison and Drug Information Center
1012 East Willetta St 2nd Floor

Phoenix, Arizona 85006

Managing Director: Maureen Roland, BSN, RN, CSPI
Medical Director: Daniel Brooks, MD
Service area: Maricopa County, Arizona
Administrative telephone: (602) 747-4884
Website: https://www.bannerhealth.com/services/poison-drug-information

Arkansas

Arkansas Poison and Drug Information Center
College of Pharmacy
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
4301 West Markham St., #522-2
Little Rock, AR 72205
Managing Director: Howell Foster, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director: Henry F. Simmons, Jr., MD, PhD, ACMT
Service area:  State of Arkansas

Administrative telephone: (501) 686-6161

Website: http://arpoisoncenter.org/

California 

Calif. Poison Control System – Central Office
University of California San Francisco
3333 California Street, Suite 420
San Francisco, CA  94143-1262
Executive Director:  Stuart Heard, PharmD, FCSHP

Administrative telephone:  (415) 345-0820

Website: http://www.calpoison.org/

Calif. Poison Control System – San Francisco Division
Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital
UCSF Box 1369
San Francisco, CA  94143-1369
Managing Director:  Raymond Ho, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Craig Smollin, MD
Administrative telephone:  (415) 643-3200
Calif. Poison Control System - Fresno/Madera Division
Valley Children’s Hospital
41169 Goodwin Way, Suite 211
Madera, CA 93636-8766
Managing Director:  Serena Huntington, PharmD

Administrative telephone: (559) 446-3800

Calif. Poison Control System - Sacramento Division
UC Davis Medical Center
22450 48th Street,  ASB 1260
Sacramento, CA 95817
Managing Director:  Justin Lewis, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Timothy Albertson, MD, PhD, FACMT, FACEP, FACP, FACCP, FACCM

Administrative telephone:  (916) 732-8500

Calif. Poison Control System - San Diego Division
University of California San Diego Medical Center
SW1-145
San Diego, CA 92103-8925
Managing Director:  Lee Cantrell, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Richard Clark, MD, FACEP, FACMT

Administrative telephone:  (619) 497-8500



Colorado 

Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Safety
777 Bannock Street, Mail Code 0180
Denver, CO 80204-4028
Managing Director: Shireen Banerji, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Christopher Hoyte, MD
Service area:  Colorado, Hawaii, Montana, and Nevada
Administrative telephone:  (303) 739-1100
Website: http://www.rmpds.org/

Connecticut 

Connecticut Poison Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-5365
Managing Director: Kathy Hart, MD, CSPI
Medical Director: Suzanne Doyon, MD, MPH, FACMT, ASAM
Service area: State of Connecticut
Administrative telephone:  (860) 679-4540
Website: https://health.uconn.edu/poison-control/

Delaware*

The Poison Control Center
at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Managing Director: Jeanette Trella, PharmD
Medical Director: Kevin Osterhoudt, MD, MSCE, FAAP, FACMT
Service area: 23 counties in Eastern Pennsylvania and the state of Delaware
Administrative telephone: (215) 590-2003
Website: http://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/poison-control-center

District of Columbia 

National Capital Poison Center
3201 New Mexico Avenue, NW,  Suite 310
Washington, DC 20016
Managing Director: Nicole Reid, BSN, EdM, DABAT
Medical Directors: Cathleen Clancy, FACEP, FACMT, and Kelly Johnson-Arbor, MD, FACEP, FUHM, FACMT
Service area:  Washington, DC; Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in MD; Northern VA.
Administrative telephone: (202) 362-3867
Website: http://www.poison.org/

Florida 

Florida/USVI Poison Information Center - Jacksonville
655 West Eighth Street, Box C-23
Jacksonville, FL  32209
Director:  Dawn Sollee, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT
Medical Director:  Thomas Kunisaki, MD, FACEP, ACMT
Service area:  42 Florida counties and the US Virgin Islands
Administrative telephone: (904) 244-4465
Website: http://jacksonville.floridapoisoncontrol.org/
Florida Poison Information Center - Miami
Jackson Memorial Hospital
1801 NW 9th Avenue
Suite 100 - Box 20Miami, FL 33326
Miami, FL  33136     
Managing Director:  Richard Weisman, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Jeffrey Bernstein, MD, FACEP, FACMT
Service area:  Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach, Lee, Collier and Monroe counties

Administrative telephone:  (305) 585-5250

Website: http://pediatrics.med.miami.edu/poison-control-center/
Florida Poison Information Center - Tampa
Tampa General Hospital
P.O. Box 1289
Tampa, FL 33601
Managing Director: Alfred Aleguas, BS Pharm, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director: Justin Arnold, DO, MPH, FACEP
Service area:  16 Counties in Central Florida
Administrative telephone:  (813) 844-7044
Website: http://www.poisoncentertampa.org/

Georgia

Georgia Poison Center
Grady Health System
80 Jesse Hill Jr. Dr.
PO Box 26066
Atlanta, GA 30303
Managing Director:  Gaylord Lopez, PharmD, DABAT
Co-Managing Director:  Stephanie Hon, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT
Medical Director:  Robert Geller, MD, ACMT, FACMT, FAACT
Service area:  State of Georgia

Administrative telephone: (404) 616-9237

Website: http://www.georgiapoisoncenter.org/

Hawaii* 

Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Safety
777 Bannock Street, Mail Code 0180
Denver, CO 80204-4028
Managing Director: Shireen Banerji, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Christopher Hoyte, MD
Service area:  Colorado, Hawaii, Montana, and Nevada
Administrative telephone:  (303) 739-1100
Website: http://www.rmpds.org/

Idaho*

Nebraska Regional Poison Center
988170 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-8170
Director:  Kathy Jacobitz, MHA, BSN, RN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Ronald I. Kirschner, MD
Service area:  Nebraska, Idaho, Wyoming, American Samoa, and the Federated States of Micronesia
Administrative telephone:  (402) 955-5555
Website: http://www.nebraskapoison.com/

Illinois

Illinois Poison Center
833 W. Jackson Blvd., Suite 610
Chicago, IL 60607
Director: Carol DesLauriers, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director: Michael Wahl, MD, FACEP, FACMT
Service area: State of Illinois
Administrative telephone: (312) 906-6186
Website: http://illinoispoisoncenter.org/

Indiana 

Indiana Poison Center
Emergency Medicine and Trauma Center
Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital
1701 N Senate Blvd, Room B402
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Director: Adam Overberg, PharmD, BCPS, DABAT
Medical Director: Blake Froberg, MD
Email: IndianaPoisonCenter@iuhealth.org
Service area: State of Indiana
Administrative telephone: (317) 962-2335
Website: http://www.indianapoisoncenter.org/

Iowa 

Iowa Poison Control Center
401 Douglas Street; Suite 501
Sioux City, IA 51101
Director: Linda Kalin, RN, BS, CSPI
Medical Director: Edward M. Bottei, MD, FCCP, FACMT
Service area: State of Iowa

Administrative telephone: (712) 293-7757

Website: http://www.iowapoison.org/

Kansas

Kansas Poison Control Center
University of Kansas Health System
4000 Cambridge Ave. Blvd, Room B-400, MS4040                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Kansas City, KS 66160-7231
Managing Director: Elizabeth Silver, PharmD, DABAT 
Medical Director: Steve Thornton, MD
Email: PoisonCenter@kumc.edu
Service area: State of Kansas

Administrative telephone: (913) 588-4339

Website: http://www.kumed.com/medical-services/poison-control
KENTUCKY

Kentucky Poison Control Center

Norton Children's Hospital                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 
Managing Director:  Ashley Webb, MSc, PharmD
Medical Director:  George M. Bosse, MD
Service area:  State of Kentucky
Administrative telephone: (502) 629-7264
Website: http://kypoisoncontrol.com/

Louisiana 

Louisiana Poison Center
LSUHSC - Shreveport
Dept. of Emergency Medicine
Section of Clinical Toxicology
1455 Wilkinson Street
Shreveport, LA 71103
Managing Director: Mark Ryan, PharmD
Medical Director: Thomas Arnold, MD, ACMT
Administrative telephone: (318) 813-3300
Service area:  State of Louisiana

Maine

Northern New England Poison Center
901 Washington Ave
Suite 200
Portland, ME 04103
Director: Karen Simone, PharmD
Medical Director: Tammi Schaeffer, DO, FACEP, FACMT
Service area: States of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont
Administrative telephone: (207) 662-7222
Website: https://www.nnepc.org/

Maryland

Maryland Poison Center
University of Maryland
School of Pharmacy
220 Arch Street, Office Level 1
Baltimore, MD 21201
Executive Director:  Bruce Anderson, PharmD, DABAT
Service area:  State of Maryland except Prince George’s and Montgomery Counties
Administrative telephone: (410) 706-7604
Website: http://www.mdpoison.com/
National Capital Poison Center
3201 New Mexico Avenue, NW; Suite 310
Washington, DC 20016
Managing Director: Nicole Reid, BSN, EdMD, DABAT
Medical Directors: Cathleen Clancy, FACEP, FACMT, and Kelly Johnson-Arbor, MD, FACEP, FUHM, FACMT
Service area:  Washington, DC; Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in MD; Northern VA

Administrative telephone: (202) 362-3867

Website: http://www.poison.org/

Massachusetts 

Regional Center for Poison Control and Prevention
Serving Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Mailstop 3025
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Medical Director:  Michele M. Burns, MD, MPH
Administrative telephone: (617) 355-6609
Website: http://www.maripoisoncenter.com/

Michigan 

Michigan Poison Center
at Wayne State University School of Medicine

4550 East Canfield

354 Lande Building

Detroit, MI 48201

Managing Director: (Vacant)
Medical Director: Cynthia  K. Aaron, MD, FACMT
Service area: State of Michigan
Administrative telephone: (313) 887-0287
Website: www.mipoisonhelp.org

Minnesota 

Minnesota Poison Control System
Hennepin Healthcare
701 Park Avenue, MC-RL
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Director:  Deborah L. Anderson, PharmD
Medical Director:  Jon Cole, MD
Service area:  Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota

Administrative telephone: (612) 873-3144

Website: http://www.mnpoison.org/

Mississippi 

Mississippi Poison Control Center
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N. State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
Managing Director: Kristin Wright, PharmD, BCPC
Medical Director:  Robert Cox, MD, PhD, DABT, FACMT, FACEP
Service area:  State of Mississippi
Administrative telephone: (601) 984-5577
Website: https://www.umc.edu/Research/Centers-and-Institutes/External-Designation-Centers/Mississippi-Poison-Control-Center/Mississippi-Poison-Control-Center-Home.html

Missouri 

Missouri Poison Center at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital
7980 Clayton Rd; Suite 200
St. Louis, MO 63117
Managing Director: Julie Weber, PharmBS, CSPI
Medical Director: Rebecca Tominack, MD
Service area: State of Missouri
Administrative telephone: (314) 612-5715
Website: http://missouripoisoncenter.org/

Montana*

Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Safety
777 Bannock Street, Mail Code 0180
Denver, CO 80204-4028
Managing Director: Shireen Banerji, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director: Christopher Hoyte, MD
Service area: Colorado, Hawaii, Montana, and Nevada
Administrative telephone: (303) 739-1100
Website: http://www.rmpds.org/

Nebraska

Nebraska Regional Poison Center
988170 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-8170
Director:  Kathy Jacobitz, MHA, BSN, RN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Ronald I. Kirschner, MD
Service area:  Nebraska, Idaho, Wyoming, American Samoa, and the Federated States of Micronesia

Administrative Telephone:  (402) 955-5555

Website: http://www.nebraskapoison.com/

Nevada*

Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Safety
777 Bannock Street, Mail Code 0180
Denver, CO 80204-4028
Managing Director: Shireen Banerji, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director: Christopher Hoyte, MD
Service area: Colorado, Hawaii, Montana, and Nevada
Administrative telephone: (303) 739-1100
Website: http://www.rmpds.org/

New Hampshire*

Northern New England Poison Center
901 Washington Ave
Suite 200
Portland, ME 04103
Director:  Karen Simone, PharmD
Medical Director:  Tammi Schaeffer, DO, FACEP, FACMT
Service area:  States of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont
Administrative telephone:  (207) 662-7222
Website: https://www.nnepc.org/

New Jersey 

New Jersey Poison Information and Education System
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Ambulatory Care Center (ACC)
140 Bergen Street, Suite G1600
P.O. Box 1709
Newark, NJ 07107-1709
Executive Director/Medical Director: Diane Calello, MD
Managing Director: Bruce Ruck, PharmD, RPh
Service area:  State of New Jersey
Administrative telephone:  (973) 972-9280
Website: http://www.njpies.org/

New Mexico 

New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center
1 University of New Mexico, MSC07 4390
Albuquerque, NM 87131-0001
Managing Director: Susan Smolinske, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT
Medical Director:  Steven Seifert, MD, FACMT, FAACT
Service area:  State of New Mexico

Administrative telephone: (505) 272-4261

Website: http://nmpoisoncenter.unm.edu/

New York

New York City Poison Control Center
New York City Bureau of Public Health
455 First Avenue
Room 123, Box 81
New York, NY  10016
Medical Director:  Mark Su, MD, MPH
Service area:  Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Manhattan, Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester
Administrative telephone: (347) 664-0187

Website: https://med.nyu.edu/emergency/patient-care/nyc-poison-control-center

Upstate New York Poison Center
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY  13210
Administrative Director: T. Michele Caliva, MA, RN, CSPI
Clinical Director:  Christine Stork, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT
Medical Director:  Michael Hodgman, MD, FAACT

Administrative telephone: (315) 464-7078

Website: http://www.upstate.edu/poison/

North Carolina 

North Carolina Poison Center
Atrium Health
P.O. Box 32861
Charlotte, NC  28232
Overnight Mail Only: 
4400 Golf Acres Drive; Suite B-2
Charlotte, NC 28208
Director: Rebecca Rembert, BS
Medical Director:  Michael Beuhler, MD, ACMT
Service area:  State of North Carolina
Administrative Telephone: (704) 512-3795
Website: http://www.ncpoisoncenter.org/

North Dakota*

North Dakota Poison Education Center
ND Department of Health
Injury Prevention Program
600 East Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
Educator: Mandy Slag

Administrative telephone: (701) 328-4537; North Dakota only: (800) 472-2286 

Website: http://www.ndpoison.org

Emergency Call Center Services provided by:
Minnesota Poison Control System
Hennepin Healthcare
701 Park Avenue, MC-RL
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Director:  Deborah L. Anderson, PharmD
Medical Director:  Jon Cole, MD
Administrative Telephone: (612) 873-3144
Service area:  Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota

Ohio

Central Ohio Poison Center
700 Children’s Drive
Columbus, OH 43205
Director:  Alexandra Funk, PharmD, DABAT
Email:  Alexandra.Funk@nationwidechildrens.org
Medical Director:  Marcel J. Casavant, MD, FACMT, FACEP
Service area:  Serves 64 counties of Southeast Central and Northwest Ohio
Administrative Telephone: (614) 355-0435
Website: http://www.nationwidechildrens.org/poison-center
Drug and Poison Information Center
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
32905 Vernon Place, MLC 9004
Cincinnati, OH 45229-9004
Director:  Jonathan Colvin, MS, BSN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Shan Yin, MD, MPH
Service area:  Serves counties in northeast and southwest Ohio
Administrative telephone: (513) 636-5063
Website: https://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/service/d/dpic

Oklahoma

Oklahoma Center for Poison & Drug Information
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
940 NE 13th Street; Ste 3850
Nicholson Tower
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Managing Director:  Scott Schaeffer, RPh, DABAT
Medical Director:  William Banner, Jr., MD, PhD, DABMT, FACMT, FAACT
Service area:  State of Oklahoma

Administrative telephone: (405) 271-5062

Website: http://oklahomapoison.org

Oregon 

Oregon Poison Center
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road; CB550
Portland, OR 97239
Managing Director: Charisse Pizarro-Osilla, MS, RN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Rob Hendrickson, MD, FACMT
Associate Medical Director: Zane Horowitz, MD, FACMT
Service area:  Alaska, Oregon, and Guam
Administrative telephone: (503) 494-8600
Website: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/outreach/oregon-poison-center/

Pennsylvania 

Pittsburgh Poison Center
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Mailing Address:
200 Lothrop Street; PFG-01-01-01
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Physical Address for Overnight Mail:
3507 Victoria Street
Pharmacy Administration Building
Pittsburgh, PA  15213
Managing Director:  Amanda Korenoski, PharmD, MHA
Medical Director:  Michael J. Lynch, MD, ABMT
Service area:  Serves 44 counties of western Pennsylvania

Administrative telephone: (412) 390-3300 

Website: http://www.upmc.com/Services/poison-center/Pages/default.aspx
The Poison Control Center
at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Managing Director:  Jeanette Trella, PharmD
Email:  trellaj@email.chop.edu
Associate Medical Director: Robb Bassett, DO
Medical Director:  Kevin Osterhoudt, MD, MSCE, FAAP, FACMT
Service area:  23 counties in Eastern Pennsylvania and the state of Delaware

Administrative telephone: (267) 246-1198

Website: https://www.chop.edu/centers-programs/poison-control-center

Rhode Island*

Regional Center for Poison Control and Prevention
Serving Massachusetts and Rhode Island

Mailstop 3025
Boston Children’s Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Medical Director:  Michele M. Burns, MD, MPH
Administrative telephone: (617) 355-6609
Website: http://www.maripoisoncenter.com/

South Carolina 

Palmetto Poison Center
College of Pharmacy
University of South Carolina
Managing Director:  Jill Michels, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  William H. Richardson, MD
Email:  palmettopc@cop.sc.edu
Service area:  State of South Carolina

Administrative telephone: (803) 777-7909

Website: http://poison.sc.edu/

South Dakota*

Sanford Poison Education Center
Sanford Poison Center
1305 W 18th St
Sioux Falls, SD 57117
Educator: Corolla Lauck 
Educator: Diane Hall

Administrative telephone: (605) 328-6670

Website: http://www.sdpoison.org/
Emergency Call Center Services provided by:
Minnesota Poison Control System
Hennepin Healthcare 
701 Park Avenue, MC-RL
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Director:  Deborah L. Anderson, PharmD
Medical Director:  Jon Cole, MD
Administrative telephone: (612) 873-3144
Service area:  Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota

Tennessee

Tennessee Poison Center
3319 West End Avenue
Suite 460
Nashville, TN 37203                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     
Executive Director: Donna Seger, MD
Managing Director: Nena Bowman, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Rebecca Bruccoleri, MD
Service area:  State of Tennessee
Administrative telephone: (615) 936-0760
Website: http://www.tnpoisoncenter.org

Texas 

Central Texas Poison Center
Scott and White Memorial Hospital
2401 South 31st Street
Temple, TX 76508
Director/Managing Director:  S. David Baker, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Ryan Morrissey, MD
Service area:  Central Texas

Administrative telephone: (254) 724-7409

Website: http://www.sw.org/poison-center/poison-landing   
Southeast Texas Poison Center
The University of Texas Medical Branch
301 University Boulevard
3.112 Trauma Building
Galveston, TX 77555-1175
Interim Managing Director:  S. David Baker, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Wayne Snodgrass, MD, PhD
Service area:  Serves 28 counties of southeast Texas
Administrative telephone: (409) 772-3332 

Website: https://www.utmbhealth.com/services/poison-center/poison-center  

North Texas Poison Center
at Parkland Memorial Hospital
5201 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75235
Managing Director: Melody Gardner, RN, MSN, MHA
Medical Director:  Brett Roth, MD, ACMT, FACEP
Service area:  Serves 42 counties of Northeast Texas.

Administrative telephone: (214) 590-9011

Website: https://www.poisoncontrol.org/about-us/north-texas-poison-center/ 
Texas Panhandle Poison Center
Texas Tech University HSC School of Pharmacy
1300 South Coulter, Suite 105
Amarillo, TX  79106
Managing Director:  Jeanie Jaramillo-Stametz, PharmD
Medical Director:  Thomas Martin, MD, MPH
Service area:  Serves Northernmost 71 counties of the Texas Panhandle
Administrative telephone: (806) 414-9402
Website: http://poisoncontrol.org/home/ 
South Texas Poison Center
UT Health Science Center San Antonio
Department of Emergency Medicine/School of Medicine
7979 Wurzbach Road  / Mail Code 7849
San Antonio, TX 78229
Managing Director: Veronica R. Stoller, MPA
Medical Director: Shawn M. Varney, MD, FACEP, FAACT, FACMT
Service area:  Serves 47 counties across South Texas
Administrative telephone: (210) 450-5100
Website: https://www.poisoncontrol.org/about-us/south-texas-poison-center/
West Texas Regional Poison Center
At University Medical Center of El Paso
4815 Alameda Avenue
El Paso, TX 79905
Managing Director:  Salvador Baeza, III, PharmD, DABAT
Medical Director:  Stephen W. Barron, MD, MS, FACCT, FACMT
Service area:  Serves 36 counties in the far western portion of Texas.
Administrative telephone: (915) 534-3800/3804
Website: http://poisoncontrol.org/home/  

Utah

Utah Poison Control Center
30 South 2000 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Executive Director:  Barbara Crouch, PharmD, MSPH
Interim Medical Director:  Zane Horowitz, MD
Service area:  State of Utah

Administrative telephone: (801) 587-0600

Website: http://poisoncontrol.utah.edu/

Vermont*

Northern New England Poison Center
901 Washington Ave
Suite 200
Portland, ME 04103
Director:  Karen Simone, PharmD
Medical Director:  Tammi Schaeffer, DO, FACEP, FACMT
Service area:  States of Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont
Administrative telephone: (207) 662-7222
Website: https://www.nnepc.org/

Virginia

Blue Ridge Poison Center
Jefferson Park Place
1222 Jefferson Park Ave, P.O. Box 800774
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Managing/Medical Director: Christopher Holstege, MD
Service area:  Serves southwest Virginia, the Shenandoah Valley, and part of southern Virginia
Administrative telephone: (434) 924-5185
Website: https://med.virginia.edu/brpc/
National Capital Poison Center
3201 New Mexico Avenue, NW; Suite 310
Washington, DC 20016
Managing Director:  Nicole Reid, BSN, EdM, DABAT  
Medical Directors: Cathleen Clancy, FACEP, FACMT, and  Kelly Johnson-Arbor, MD, FACEP, FUHM, FACMT
Service area:  Washington, DC; Montgomery and Prince George’s counties in MD; Northern VA.
Administrative telephone: (202) 362-3867
Website: http://www.poison.org/
Virginia Poison Center
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
P.O. Box 980522
Richmond, VA 23298-0522
Overnight:  830 E. Main Street, Suite 300, Richmond, VA 23219
Director:  S. Rutherfoord Rose, PharmD, FAACT
Medical Director:  Kirk L. Cumpston, DO
Service area:  Serves central and eastern Virginia
Administrative telephone: (804) 828-4780
Website: http://poison.vcu.edu/

Washington

Washington Poison Center
155 NE 100th Street; Suite 100
Seattle, WA  98125-8007
Director:  Erica Liebelt, MD, FACMT
Managing Director: Katie Von Derau, RN, CPN 
Service area:  State of Washington
Administrative telephone: (206) 517-2350
Website: https://www.wapc.org/

West Virginia

West Virginia Poison Center
3110 MacCorkle Avenue, SE
Charleston, WV  25314
Director:  Elizabeth Scharman, PharmD, DABAT, BCPS, FAACT
Medical Director: Michael Abesamis, MD, ABEM/Medical Toxicology
Service area:  State of West Virginia
Administrative telephone: (304) 347-1212
Website: http://wvpoisoncenter.org/

Wisconsin

Wisconsin Poison Center
P.O. Box 1997
Mail Station C660
Milwaukee, WI  53201-1997
Overnight:  c/o Children’s Corporate Center
999 N. 22nd Street, Suite 600
Wauwatosa, WI  53226
Center Manager:  Kim Webber, MBA, BSN, BA, RN
Medical Director:  David Gummin, MD
Assistant Medical Director: Jillian Theobald, MD, PhD
Service area:  State of Wisconsin
Administrative telephone: (414) 337-5495
Website: http://www.wisconsinpoison.org/Poison-Home

Wyoming*

Nebraska Regional Poison Center
988170 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198-8170
Director:  Kathy Jacobitz, MHA, BSN, RN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Ronald I. Kirschner, MD
Service area:  Nebraska, Idaho, Wyoming, American Samoa, and the Federated States of Micronesia

Administrative Telephone:  (402) 955-5555

Website: http://www.nebraskapoison.com/

territories 

American Samoa*

Nebraska Regional Poison Center
988170 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-8170
Director: Kathy Jacobitz, MHA, BSN, RN, CSPI
Medical Director: Ronald I. Kirschner, MD
Service area: Nebraska, Idaho, Wyoming, American Samoa, and the Federated States of Micronesia

Administrative telephone: (402) 955-5555

Website: http://www.nebraskapoison.com/

Federated States of Micronesia*

Nebraska Regional Poison Center
988170 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE  68198
Managing Director: Kathy Jacobitz, MHA, BSN, RN, CSPI
Medical Director: Ronald I. Kirschner, MD
Service area: Nebraska, Idaho, Wyoming, American Samoa, and the Federated States of Micronesia

Administrative telephone: (402) 955-5555

Website: http://www.nebraskapoison.com/

Guam*

Oregon Poison Center
Oregon Health & Science University
3181 SW Sam Jackson Park Road; CB550
Portland, OR 97239
Managing Director: Charisse Pizarro-Osilla, MS, RN, CSPI
Medical Director:  Rob Hendrickson, MD, FACMT
Associate Medical Director: Zane Horowitz, MD, FACMT
Service area: Alaska, Oregon, and Guam
Administrative telephone: (503) 494-8600
Website: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/outreach/oregon-poison-center/

Puerto Rico 

Puerto Rico Poison Center, Inc.
Mailing Address:
ASEM Puerto Rico Poison Center
P.O. Box 2129
San Juan, Puerto Rico  00922-2129
Street Address:
Administratcion de Servicios Medicos de PR (ASEM)
Centro Medico de Puerto Rico
Barrio Monacillo Carr. #22
Paseo Dr. Jose Celso Barbosa
Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico  00935
Managing Director:  Marisol Andino, RN
Medical Director:  Jose Eric Diaz-Alcala, MD, FAAEM
Educator:  Elba Hernandez, RN, BSN
Administrative Telephone:  (787) 777-2770
Website: http://poisonhelppr.org/puerto-rico-poison-control-center/

U.S. Virgin Islands*

Florida/USVI Poison Information Center - Jacksonville
655 West Eighth Street, Box C-23
Jacksonville, FL  32209
Director:  Jay Schauben, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT
Medical Director:  Thomas Kunisaki, MD, FACEP, ACMT
Service area:  42 Florida counties and the US Virgin Islands
Administrative telephone: (904) 244-4465
Website: http://jacksonville.floridapoisoncontrol.org/

AUSTRALIA

NSW Poisons Information Centre

The Children's Hospital at Westmead

Cnr Hawkesbury Road and Hainsworth St.

Westmead, NSW Australia

Locked Box 4001 , Westmead 2145, NSW Australia

Medical Director: Jared Brown

Website: www.poisonsinfo.nsw.gov.au


Canada 

Alberta

Poison and Drug Information Services
Alberta Health Services
1403 29 Street NW
Calgary, AB T2N 2T9
Manager: Heather Gallant, RN
Medical Director: Mark Yarema, MD
Website: http://www.albertahealthservices.ca/topics/Page11975.aspx

British Columbia

BC Drug & Poison Information Centre
655 West 12th Avenue
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 4r4
Managing Director: Debra Kent, PharmD, DABAT
Website: http://www.dpic.org/

New Brunswick

Sykes Telehealth Poison Information Centre
774 Main Street
Sixth Floor
Moncton, NB
E1C 9Y3

Nova Scotia

IWK Regional Poison Centre - IWK Health Centre
5850 University Avenue
P.O. Box 9700
Halifax, NS
B3K 6R8
Manager: Eileen Gillespie, RN, BScN
Medical Director: Nancy Murphy, MD, CCFP(EM), dABEM(TOX)
Website: https://iwkpoisoncentre.ca/

Ontario

Ontario Poison Centre (serving Manitoba, Nunavut and Ontario)
Hospital for Sick Children
555 University Avenue
Room 2426
Toronto, ON
M5G 1X8
Director: Anna Leah Desembrana, RN, BScN, MN
Medical Director: Margaret Thompson, MD, FRCPC
Website: http://www.ontariopoisoncentre.ca/

Quebec 

Quebec Poison Control Centre
Centre antipoison du Quebec
1270 Chemin Ste-Foy
Pavillion Jeffery-Hale
4eme etage
Quebec, QC
G1S 2M4
Managing Director: Helene Levasseur
Medical Director: Maude St. Onge, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Website: https://www.santemontreal.qc.ca/en/public/support-and-services/poison-control-centre/

MEXICO

Fundación Mexicana de Toxicología A.C.
Emerson 304 piso 9
Polanco
11560 Miguel Hidalgo
CDMX, MX
Director:  Juan Antonio Pérez
Email: juan.perez@toxicologiamx.org
Phone: 005 255 78228288






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