President JFK proclaimed 2019 National Poison Prevention Week in 1961


In 2019, National Poison Prevention Week is March 17 – 23. This week is an opportunity to highlight the dangers of poisonings for people and animals of all ages and promote community involvement in poisoning prevention. John F. Kennedy “On September 26, 1961, the 87th United States Congress passed a joint resolution (Public Law 87-319) [...]