Poison Help Hotline

All poisoning emergencies or questions: 1-800-222-1222 –24 hours a day year round. Free and confidential.

NOTE: If someone is not breathing, having a seizure, or won’t wake up, call 9-1-1 immediately.

Other Contact Information

Mailing address:
UVA Health System Box 800-774
Charlottesville, VA 22908

Amanda King, Administrative Assistant
Business line: 434-982-3196
FAX: 434-971-8657

John Gilday, MSN, Nursing Director

Information about Public Education Programs or Materials
Kristin Wenger, MA, BS, Education Coordinator

Information about Professional Medical Toxicology Education
Christopher Holstege, M.D., Director

University of Virginia Dept. of Medical Toxicology
Heather Collier, Administrative Assistant
Administrative line: 434-924-5185