Dr. Ann Slattery, DrPH, RN, RPh, CSPI, DABAT (Pharmacist, Clinical and Environmental Toxicologist), Director of the Regional Poison Control Center at Children’s of Alabama, discusses the dangers of disc batteries and certain plants this holiday season along with who makes up the team of professionals at poison control.
Dr. Slattery is a boarded clinical toxicologist through the American Board of Applied Toxicology. She has worked in the field of toxicology and in the Regional Poison Control Center for over 34 years.
Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 11-29-16 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham!
DID YOU KNOW?
No matter where you are in the United States, you can call reach a local poison control center by calling 1-800-222-1222 and reach a professional to help with any problem you or a loved one may have. The call is free and confidential, open 24 hours, 7 days a week!