Conducting education and outreach for the poison center is Laura Morehouse. Ms. Morehouse is a certified health education specialist with interest in curriculum development, program design, and evaluation. She holds a Master in Public Health degree with an emphasis in health behavior and health promotion from the University of Arizona. Prior to working with the APDIC, she was involved in state nutrition program evaluation and health education curriculum development for youth.
As the educator for the poison center, she is available for presentations on poisoning prevention, venomous desert creatures, elder adult concerns, and as a resource for other toxic hazard concerns. Additionally, she is available for “Train the Presenter” programs catered towards healthcare professionals, community organizations, and adults that want to learn how to educate others about poison prevention.