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The service is accessed by both the public and healthcare professionals for treatment advice regarding the exposed and potentially poisoned patient. The Ontario Poison Centre is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-term Care in Ontario. As such we cannot offer advice regarding exposed animals.
Publications may be accessed from the website: www.ontariopoisoncentre.ca. Other materials are available by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org. Public education programs are available on a select basis. Specific requests should be sent to email@example.com or the administrative assistant at (416) 813-6437.
Education for Health Care Professionals
Limited opportunities exist for senior nursing and pharmacy students to observe the Ontario Poison Centre. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or the administrative assistant at (416) 813-6437. Limited one month electives for PGY4 and above physician trainees.
See our Postgraduate electives for a description and contacts. Limited opportunities also exist for specialized post-graduate training in Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology with an emphasis on medical toxicology.
See our Postgraduate Curriculum for a description, application and requirements.