Poison Center Medical Education Programs

jchamberSpeaker: JoAnn Chambers-Emerson RN, BSN, CSPI
Certified Specialist in Poison Information
Education Coordinator – Poison Center,
Tampa General Hospital
(813) 844-7982 or 1-800-222-1222
email: jchamber@tgh.org

Program length: individualized to meet your time limits.
Audience requirements: Minimum of 10 people.
AV requirements: LCD projector, sound speakers
Cost: free

Adult Presentations:

  • What’s Your Poison IQ? – (Interactive Quiz. Includes Poison Prevention Tips & First Aid)
  • The Poison Garden: Poisonous Plants & Critters (spiders, snakes, animals, bugs)
  • Party Drugs: Substances of Abuse (for adult audiences only)
  • Herbal & Prescription Medication Safety for Seniors
  • One Disaster after Another: storm-related poisonings
  • Tox Rocks: Team trivia competition about poison references in Rock & Roll music
  • When Bad Drugs Happen to Good People: Celebrities & medication abuse trends