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2017 IPA Pharmacy Day at the Statehouse

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Start Date:  2/22/2017 12:00 PM EST
End Date:  2/28/2017 3:00 PM EST
Venue Name:  The Westin Hotel
Location:  241 W Washington Street
   Indianapolis, IN United States  46204
Organization Name: Indiana Pharmacists Alliance
Contact: Carol Dunham
   Email: ipacarol@indianapharmacists.org
   Phone: 317-634-4968


 
 
 
 
 
 

2017

INDIANA PHARMACISTS ASSOCIATION

PHARMACY DAY AT THE STATEHOUSE


Wednesday - February 22nd
11:45 am - 3:30 pm
Westin Hotel, 247 W. Washington St. Indianapolis IN 46204

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The 2017 Indiana Legislature is now in session,  Our IPA Legislative
and Regulatory team has been working hard for 9 months
to prepare for the 2017 General Assembly.  Join us for this exciting
annual event attended by pharmacists, student pharmacists and
pharmacy technicians.

Featured Statehouse spealers will include Jerome Adams MD,
Indiana State Health Commissioner; Senator Ed Charbonneau, 
Chair, Health Provider Services Committee; Senator Ronald
Grooms, RPh and House Representative Steve Davisson, RPh.

Listen, learn and earn 2.0 hours of ACPE approved
pharmacy education credits during the afternoon. 
Senator Ron Grooms, Representative Steve Davisson and
IPA have introduced 6 progressive pharmacy related bills in
2017 including:

> Immunization Expansions
> Coverage for Pharmacist Care
> Electronic Prior Authorization
> Pharmacy Modernization - Telepharmcy, prescription synchomization
> Psychotropic Prior Medication Oversight in Foster Care Children
> Emergency Medication in Schools
> Pharmacy Robbery


SPEAKERS:
Randy Hitchens - RPh, MBA -  IPA Exec. Vice President
Legislative and Regulatory Taskforce Co-Chairs:
Gloria Sachdev, PharmD and
John Hertig, PharmD

SPECIALLY INVITED LEGISLATIVE SPEAKERS:
Jerome Adams, MD.,  IN State Health Commissioner
Sen. Ed Charbonneau, Chair-Health & Provider Services Committee

IN Senator Ronald Grooms, RPh
IN Representative Steve Davisson, RPh
William Keown, Lobbyist, KWK Management Group

DO YOU WANT TO BE INVOLVED IN THIS MEETING?
Sign up to be a MENTOR for another attendee who wants
to learn about the legislative process.  Call IPA today and
ask for Carol Dunham, Meetrings Manager
(317) 634-4968.



The
Pharmacists Education Foundation (PEF) is accredited by the

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy
education.
   To receive credit, participants must complete the sign-in sheet, attend
each activity, and complete the ONLINE EVALUATION WITHIN ONE WEEK following
the activity.  Late evaluations may incur an additional $5 processing fee. 
Statements of Credit will be posted to the online NABP/ACPE CPE Monitor within
four (4) weeks after the activity.
Activity Type:  All activities of this convention are
Knowledge-based activities.  Please contact Veronica Leffler, Dir of Mktg and
Education at (317) 634-4968 if you have questions regarding CPE credit.

ACPE#
0120-0000-17-003-L03-P
0120-0000-17-003-L03-T
Total ACPE Contact Hours:  2.0/.20 CeuS


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TENTATIVE AGENDA
(Please wear your WHITE COAT to show support!)

Westin Hotel - Capitol I Room
11:45 am - 12:00 pm - Check-in
12:00 pm - 12:30 pm - Welcome and Luncheon
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm - 2017 Legislative Review
(2.0 hrs. ACPE credits)

Walk across the street to the Indiana Statehouse
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm - Statehouse Tour / Meet your Legislator

REGISTRATION FEES
Fee includes Lunch, CPE, Statehouse Tour
 
$70  Active Pharmacist
$85 Non-Member Pharmacist
$60 Retired Pharmacist
$35 Resident Pharmacist
$35 Student Pharmacist
$35 Pharmacy Technician
$0 Special Invited Guests


THIS EVENT IS SUPPORTED BY:


Pfizer
Purdue College of Pharmacy
American Pharmacy Services Corp (APSC)



 

Online Registration

Registration is Closed
Closed:   2/28/2017 3:00 PM


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