North American Teratology Information Services collaborating in the Organisation of Teratogen Information Specialists OTIS

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Ontario

Safe Start Program

Hamilton Health Science Corporation 2100 Main Street West L8N 3Z5 Canada

Tel.: (905) 521 2100 ext. 76788; serves Ontario; open M-F 8-4 EST; accepts calls from health carc providers by referral only. Does not handle breastfeeding.

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Department of Pediatrics c/o Dr Michael Rieder

Children's Hospital of Western Ontario 800 Commissioners Road East London, Ontario N6C 2V5

Tel.: (519) 685 8293; serves Southwestern Ontario, Canada; open M-F 8-4 EST; accepts calls from health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Motherisk Program Hospital for Sick Children 555 University Avenue Toronto, Ont. M5G 1X8 Canada

Tel.; (416) 813 6780; serves mostly Ontario, will take calls from other areas; open M-F 9-5 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Quebec

IMAGe: Info-Medicaments en Allaitcment et Grossesse 3175 Cote Sainte Catherine Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3T 1C5

Tel.: (514) 345 2323; serves Montreal; open M-F 9-4 EST, closed daily from 12-1 pm; accepts calls from health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Arizona

Arizona Teratology Information Service

University of Arizona

Drachman Hall

1295 N. Martin

Room B308

PO Box 210202

Tucson, AZ 85721

Serves Arizona and national; open M-F 8:30-4:30 MST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Arkansas

Arkansas Teratogen Information Service University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Arkansas Genetics Program 4301 West Markham - Slot 506 Little Rock, AR 77205

Serves Arkansas and surrounding areas; open M-F 8-4: 30 CST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

California

Gerald G. Briggs 9802 Saline Drive Huntington Beach, CA 92646

Tel.: (714) 964 6937; serves national and international callers; open 24 hours; accepts calls from both public and health carc providers. Handles all inquiries.

CTIS Pregnancy Risk Information 200 W, Arbor Drive San Diego, CA 92103

Tel.: (800) 532 3749; serves California only; open M-F 9-5 PST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Connecticut

Connecticut Pregnancy Exposure Information Service

UCONN Health Partners Building

65 Kane Street

First Floor Genetics

West Hartford, CT 06119

Tel.: (800) 325 5391 CT only or (860) 523 6419; serves Connecticut only; open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8:30-3:30; Wednesday 12:30-3:30 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Illinois

Illinois Teratogen Information Service 680 N. Lake Shore Drive Suite #1230 Chicago, IL 60611

Tel.: (800) 252 4847 Illinois only or (312) 981 4354; serves Illinois only; open M-F 8:30-4:30 CST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Indiana

Indiana Teratogen Information Service Indiana University 975 West Walnut Street 1B-130 Indianapolis, IN 46202

Tel.: (317) 274 1071; serves Indiana and surrounding areas; open M-F 8: 30-4: 30 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Massachusetts

Pregnancy Environmental Hotline 40 Second Avenue Suite #520 Walt ham, MA 02451

Tel.: (800) 322 5014 or (781) 466 8474; serves Massachusetts and surrounding areas; open M-F 9-4 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Does not handle breastfeeding.

Nebraska

Nebraska TIS

University of Nebraska Medical Center 985440 Nebraska Medical Center Omaha, NE 68198-5440

Tel.: (402) 559 5071; serves Nebraska and surrounding areas; open M-F 9-4 CST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

North Carolina

NCTIS Pregnancy Exposure Riskline 14 Victoria Road Ashville, NC 28801

Tel.: (800) 532 6302; serves North Carolina only; open M-F 8: 30-4: 30 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Does not handle breastfeeding.

New Jersey

New Jersey Pregnancy Hotline Southern New Jersey Perinatal Cooperative 2500 McClellan Avenue Suite 110 Pennsauken, NJ 08109-4613

Tel.: (888) 722-2903 (New Jersey); serves New Jersey only; open M-F 8:30-5 EST (returns calls on Tuesday and Thursday); accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Does not handle Hazardous Materials in the workplace.

New York

New York Pregnancy Risk Network 124 Front Street Binghamton. NY 13905

Tel.: (800) 724 2454 (New York): serves New York only; open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday 10-1, and Tuesday 9-12 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

PEDECS

University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology 601 Elmwood Avenue Rochester, NY 14642-8668

Tel.: (585) 275 3638; serves New York only; open M-F 8-4 EST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Does not handle breastfeeding.

North Dakota

North Dakota Teratogen Information Service Department of Pediatrics UNDSMHS 501 Columbia Road stop 9037 Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202-9037

Tel.: (701) 777 4277; serves North Dakota; open M-F 8: 00-4: 30 CST: accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Texas

Texas Teratogen Information Service UNT Department of Biology PO Box 305220 Denton, TX 76203-5220

Tel.: (800) 733 4727 or (940) 565 3892; serves Texas and surrounding areas; open M-F 9-5 CST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Utah

Utah Pregnancy Riskline Utah Department of Health 44 North Medical Drive Box 144691

Salt Lake City. UT 84114-4691

Tel.: (801) 328 2229 or (800) 822 2229; serves Utah; open M-F 8:30-4:30 MST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Vermont

Vermont Pregnancy Risk Information 112 Colchester Avenue Burlington, VT 05401

Tel.: (800) 932 4609 option 4; serves Vermont; open Tuesday and Thursday 8-4:30 EST; accepts calls from both the public and health care providers, prefers health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

Washington

CARE Northwest University of Washington Box 357920

Seattle, WA 98195-7920 Tel.: (888) 616 8484

Serves Washington, Idaho, Oregon and Alaska; open M-F 8-4 PST; accepts calls from both public and health care providers. Handles all inquiries.

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