Press Releases

Below are a selection of our departmental press releases. This information is a supplement to interview requests. Please use these materials at your discretion. Feel free to contact our administration office at 503 494-8600 when additional information is needed.

Statement on Passage of Synthetic Drug Amendment

AAPCC Issues Statement on Passage of Synthetic Drug Amendment

Poison Centers Issue Warning - Concentrated Packets of Laundry Detergent

Memorial Day Weekend

Food Handling Warning 

Summer Hazards

Pesticide Safety for Home Gardening

Oregon Poison Center Urges Caution During Summer Recreation Season

Winter Hazards

Onset of Winter Brings Higher Risk of Poisonings Due to Misuse of Cold and Flu Medications

Oregon Poison Center Offers Tips for Parents for a Safe Holiday Season