Virginia Poison Center

Our Mission

To prevent unintentional poisonings through public education programs, to provide optimal cost-effective care to patients with toxic exposures, and to facilitate clinical toxicology education for physicians and other healthcare providers.


  • Health Education - Prevention
  • Helpline/Hotline
  • Substance Abuse Issues and/or Services

Other Details

  • Accepts volunteers?: Yes, 21
  • Ages: All
  • Fees: No

More Information

For more information, please contact:

VCU Medical Center
P. O. Box 980522
Richmond, VA  23298-0522

Primary Contact: Michele Burt, Outreach Health Coordinator

Phone: 804-828-9123
Fax: 804-828-5291
Hotline: 800-222-1222
Email Information
Virginia Poison Center Website


Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. (By appointment)

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