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UCSF Magazine inside the California Poison Control System

Every day, 700 Californians turn to the California Poison Control System for treatment advice and information about potential, or real, exposures to poisons.

Thomas Kearney, PharmD

Associate Dean

As Associate Dean of Academic Affairs, I represent the Dean’s Office and provide guidance, assessment, and action on all issues related to policies and procedures for academic affairs. The primary duties cover the following that concern faculty at the SOP: Appointment and advancement; Compensation...

Stuart Heard, PharmD

Executive Director

I serve as the Executive Director of the California Poison Control System (CPCS), Department of Clinical Pharmacy, School of Pharmacy, UCSF. My focus is system management and financial stability of the CPCS.

California Poison Control System pharmacist warns pot alternative harmful

California Poison Control System (CPCS) pharmacist and toxicologist Kathryn Meier, PharmD, DABAT, cites hypertension, tachycardia, anxiety as among the symptoms seen in emergency room patients who have used synthetic cannabinoids.