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Maryland Poison Center Email
University of Maryland, School of Pharmacy

220 Arch Street
Room 01-112
Baltimore, MD 21201-1180

800-222-1222 - voice
410-706-7184 - fax

Office Hours24 hours, 7 days a week
Contact 1Bruce Anderson
Director
410-706-7604 - voice
banderso@rx.umaryland.edu
PurposeTo provide emergency prevention, triage and treatment information by telephone for all types of poisoning or overdose cases including children with accidental exposures, drug interactions, drug overdoses, bites and stings, and industrial accidents.
ServiceThe Maryland Poison Center is certified by the American Association of Poison Control Centers as a Regional Poison Center. Emergency calls are managed by pharmacists and registered nurses with additional toxicology training who are certified as specialists in poison information. Referral for medical care may be made to any hospital in the area. Packets of information to increase public awareness of poison dangers are available upon request by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Maryland Poison Center. THE 800 NUMBER IS FOR EXPOSURE, QUESTIONS, AND REFERRAL NATIONWIDE.
Ages ServedServes all ages.
SubjectsHotlines, Information And Referral, Insects, Poison, Safety
Last Updated30 April 2020