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Gamez Shows High Fiber In Carpeting Crisis

August 8, 2017

LAN administrator at the Maryland Poison Center was recognized for configuring temporary work stations and adapting the call center’s computer hardware so the MPC could stay open while new carpeting was being installed.

Maryland Poison Center Celebrates National Poison Prevention Week

March 15, 2017

Observed March 19-25, National Poison Prevention Week helps raise awareness about the dangers of poisonings and promotes steps that families can take to prevent them.

MPC Staff Celebrate 20 Years as Certified Specialists in Poison Information

March 23, 2015

Designation, acquired following a stringent testing process, recognizes depth and breadth of knowledge concerning poisoning situations.

Maryland Poison Center Celebrates National Poison Prevention Week

March 13, 2015

Maryland Poison Center will join poison centers across the country in celebrating National Poison Prevention Week March 15-21.

MPC Provides Data Tracking for State’s Naloxone Administration Program

February 3, 2015

Tracking of patients who receive medication for treatment of opioid overdose will lead to better understanding of outcomes

Mr. Yuk’s Best Friend

November 18, 2014

Director Bruce Anderson and his colleagues at the Maryland Poison Center (MPC) handle more than 55,000 calls a year, providing critical help to people suffering potential poisonings and toxic exposures.

Two SOP Faculty Members Honored with USM Board of Regents Awards

March 21, 2014

Awards represent the highest honor that the Board bestows to recognize exemplary faculty achievement.