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Roskam to host press conference on poison prevention during holiday season

Published: Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 4:12 p.m. CDT

DOWNERS GROVE – U.S. Rep. Peter Roskam and the Illinois Poison Center will host a press conference Monday hosted at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove.

The event will focus on Roskam’s bill, The Poison Center Network Act, to fund poison centers and the roles these centers play in communities.

The event is at 9 a.m. on Monday at the hospital.

Roskam will be joined by Good Samaritan Hospital President David Fox, IPC Medical Director Dr. Michael Wahl and others.

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