2020 Poison Prevention Week Poster Contest

Julie Weber Notices

National Poison Prevention Week is March 15-21, 2020 and each year the Missouri Poison Center hosts a poster contest for students to draw, paint, and color their messages about poison safety.  Poster entries must be received by Friday, February 14, 2020.

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Missouri Poison Center Nurses Recognized

Julie Weber Notices

  Excellence in Nursing Award St. Louis Magazine has announced its finalists for the 2019 Excellence in Nursing Awards, and 10 SSM Health nurses made the list. The 60 finalists were chosen by a panel of judges from more than 300 submissions. Carolyn Odom, from the Missouri Poison Center is …

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Poison Prevention Week March 17-23, 2019

Julie Weber Notices

It has been 58 years since Congress established National Poison Prevention Week in 1961 to raise awareness, reduce unintentional poisonings, and promote poison prevention. Since this declaration, Poison Centers across the country have continued their life-saving work every year. There are now over 2.6 million calls made to poison centers …

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Missouri Poison Center Real Calls

Julie Weber Notices

  QUICK FACTS Save Time! Pre-program the Poison Help Line in your phone: 1-800-222-1222 The Missouri Poison Center never takes a break-we are available 24/7/365. The specialists at the Missouri Poison Center will offer you a timely follow-up phone call to make sure that things have improved and see if …

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