The toxicology division provides education in the area of clinical toxicology at the local, state, and national levels. There is a toxicology rotation available for medical students and residents. This rotation is mandatory for emergency medicine residents at Vidant Medical Center. Toxicology Grand Rounds are the third Tuesday of every month at 9 a.m., in the main hospital auditorium at Vidant Medical Center. Attendance at Toxicology Grand Rounds is certified for one hour of category 1 CME credit for physicians. Toxicology case conference meets once a month to review consultations of note. These conferences take place the last Tuesday of each month at 12 noon.
In addition, educational lectures, grand rounds, and presentation are given in a variety of areas and settings on an ongoing basis. These include Grand Rounds at regional hospitals, lectures at CME courses for physicians, nurses, and paramedics. The faculty actively publish educational materials in major textbooks in toxicology and emergency medicine, including Goldfrank's Toxicological Emergencies, Tintinalli's Study Guide to Emergency Medicine, and Greenberg's Occupational Toxicology.
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