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NAEMSP Endorses the ACMT and AACT Guidance on First Responder Opioid Safety Precautions
On August 9, the National Association of EMS Physicians (NAEMSP) endorsed the position statement recently published by ACMT and AACT titled 'Preventing Occupational Fentanyl and Fentanyl Analog Exposure...
2018 Annual Scientific Meeting: Featured Speakers and Satellite Session
Mark your calendar for the 2018 ASM, April 5—8, at the Georgetown Marriott in Washington DC. Registration opens September 1. Read more about our featured speakers and the Satellite Session: Toxic Threats,...
JMT Study Receiving National Attention
An article published in the Journal of Medical Toxicology on July 24 is receiving national attention. The study is a retrospective analysis that was conducted of out-of-hospital dietary supplement exposures...
ACMT Statement on Fentanyl Exposure
ACMT and AACT Position Statement: Preventing Occupational Fentanyl and Fentanyl Analog Exposure to Emergency Responders   Click to view full position statement approved by the ACMT Board on July...
Five-Year ToxIC Study on Synthetic Cannabinoid Abuse Gains Attention
In a ToxIC study article published in JMT of more than 350 cases of Synthetic Cannabinoid (SC) toxicity, nearly a quarter of patients were admitted to intensive care units. After marijuana, SCs are the...
News at JMT
The Journal of Medical Toxicology (JMT) hosted its most recent fireside tweetchat on July 20 on the topic of synthetic cannabinoids (SCs). This event was prompted by the ToxIC study of SCs in our June...
Third Annual PEHSU Meeting
The 3rd Annual PEHSU Meeting was held on June 29 and 30, 2017 at the EPA Region 8 Headquarters in Denver, CO. On day one, participants heard regional updates from PEHSUs Regions 1-10 in the US and from...
ACMT Soliciting Feedback on Quality Measures for Medical Toxicology
As part of an ongoing commitment to advocate for our specialty, ACMT has commissioned a task force to create toxicology-appropriate Quality Measures. The task force spent two years developing multiple...
President’s Perspective
What do ACMT and Dartmouth have in common? How can you leverage the ACMT’s resources for your own academic advancement? ACMT President Charles McKay, MD, FACMT, answers these questions and more! Dartmouth...
PEHSU Launches New Pediatric Environmental Health Web Toolkit for Providers
Parents say they are concerned about environmental health threats, yet most pediatric care providers do not offer prevention strategies during office visits. Why not? Many providers report they feel ill-equipped...
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