Administrative Staff

Meet the administrative staff of the NJ Poison Control Center. The center has been a medical and public health resource for healthcare professionals and the public since 1983.  For administrative purposes, please contact the professionals below.

For medical emergencies and information related to coming in contact with something dangerous, call our medical professionals at 1-800-222-1222 or Chat Here. Their expertise and fast response provides callers with personalized medical help at home and at no cost. If someone is not breathing, hard to wake up, or having a seizure, call 9-1-1.

Executive and Medical Director:
Diane P. Calello, MD
[email protected]

Managing Director, Director of Drug Information Services & Professional Education:
Bruce E. Ruck, PharmD, RPH
[email protected]

Director of Data Systems
German R. Rego, MS
[email protected]

Director of Educational Services:
Alicia A. Gambino, MA, MCHES
[email protected]

Public Health Education Specialist:
Danielle R. Bartsche, BS, CHES
[email protected]

Administrative Staff Assistant:
Sandra Izurieta
[email protected]