LaptopThe Blue Ridge Poison Center invites you to attend a live presentation offered by one of our experts...from the comfort of your own home or office! All you need is a computer with internet access, and either computer speakers or phone. Webinars are free, but advanced registration is required. Contact us if you wish to have a webinar custom-designed and scheduled for your specific group. Upcoming:


Prevent Childhood Poisoning: 5 Surprising Dangerous Products Found in Most Homes

TARGET AUDIENCE: Parents, grandparents, and guardians of children ages 6 and under. Participants must reside within the region of Virginia served by the Blue Ridge Poison Center (see map).

DESCRIPTION: This 30-minute webinar will introduce parents and caregivers of young children to 5 products that are known to be causes of serious poison injury, and list poison prevention tips to help keep children safe. We will also explain what to do if a child has had contact with these, or other, harmful products. Participants will have the chance to ask a Blue Ridge Poison Center nurse a question. Everyone will receive a FREE home poisoning prevention kit!

TWO DATES TO CHOOSE FROM: The webinar will be offered on either:

  • Friday, July 10, 2015. 12:00 noon - 12:30pm.
  • Saturday, July 11, 2015. 10:00am - 10:30am.