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AzPA Annual Convention

6/8/2017 to 6/11/2017
When: June 8-11, 2017
Where: The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa
3800 E. Sunrise Drive
Tucson, Arizona  85718
United States
Contact: AzPA Education Department
480-838-3385


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AzPA Annual Convention 2017

 

June 8-11th, 2017

The Westin La Paloma, Tucson, AZ 

 Attend the largest pharmacy meeting in the state for continuing education,

networking, receptions, exhibit hall and an awards luncheon!

 CLICK HERE for more detailed CE Program Objectives

 

 

Law

Community Practice

Health Systems

General Pharmacy

Long Term Care

*

Technician Specific

Student Track

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY:JUNE 8, 2017

7:00 AM - 4:00 PM

 

REGISTRATION DESK HOURS

7:15 AM - 8:00 AM

 

BREAKFAST 

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 

AzPA IMMUNIZATION CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 

AzPA PSYCHIATRIC CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

 

APhA DELIVERING MEDICATION THERAPY MANAGEMENT CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

 

LUNCH

5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

 

AZPA BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING

5:30 PM- 6:30 PM

 

 

3RD ANNUAL SOUTHWESTERN STATES RESIDENCY CONFERENCE

 PRECEPTOR DEVELOPMENT CE PROGRAM

(Must be registered for Residency Conference) 

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 

WELCOME RECEPTION

(All Conference attendees are welcome)

FRIDAY:JUNE 9, 2017

6:30 AM – 5:00 PM

 

REGISTRATION DESK HOURS

6:30 AM - 11:00 AM 

 

 

APF LAW ON THE LINK GOLF TOURNAMENT

Support your Pharmacy Foundation and earn Law CE!

(Separate Registration Required)

7:00 AM – 5:30 PM

 

 

 

 

3RD ANNUAL SOUTHWESTERN STATES RESIDENCY CONFERENCE

(Separate Registration Required)*

Coordinators: Jon Glover, PharmD; Heather Leinbach, PharmD, BCPS; Ryan Gries, PharmD

8:30 AM - 9:30 AM 

 

 

 GENERAL SESSION:

 

Arizona’s Opioid Epidemic:  Understanding the Problem and Finding Solutions

Shana Malone, MS - AHCCCS

9:45 AM - 10:45 AM

 

 

GENERAL SESSION: 

 

 Reducing Hospital Readmissions in Heart Failure:  Pharmacy's Role

Michael B. Bottorff, PharmD, FCCP, FNLA, CLS

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Fat as Pharmacotherapy: Fat Adaption and Dietary Ketosis
Cory Jenks, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP

Death with Dignity
Alan Barreuther, PharmD

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

 

LUNCH

1:15 PM – 2:15 PM

 

 

GENERAL SESSION:

 

History of Pharmacists Assisting Pharmacists
Hal Wand, RPh & Mark Murphy, RPh

2:30 PM –3:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Preceptor Workshop: Christmas in July-A Successful Failure Story
Melinda Burnworth, PharmD, FASHP, FAzPA, BCPS

Janet Cooley, PharmD.

Suzanne Larson, PharmD.

 

Health Current: What's Ahead for AZ's Health Information Exchange (HIE)

Melissa Kotrys, MPH - Health Current

3:45 PM – 5:15 PM

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS: AzPA Focus Groups

Help your organization plan for the future ahead and get CPE!

Pick one of the following: Membership; Marketing & Social Media; Technology & Website; Education

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

 

EXHIBIT HALL

EVENING DINNER RECEPTION

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 

MIDWESTERN UNIVERSITY-GLENDALE DESSERT RECEPTION

(Open to all Conference Attendees) 

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM 

 

 RESIDENCY CONFERENCE RECEPTION 

(by invitation only) 

8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

 

PHI DELTA CHI MEETING

8:30 PM – 9:30 PM

 

KAPPA PSI MEETING

SATURDAY:JUNE 10, 2017

6:30 AM – 5:00 PM

 

REGISTRATION DESK HOURS

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM


ARIZONA PHARMACY FOUNDATION -PAPA PROGRAM BREAKFAST

(by Invitation only) 

7:00 AM - 8:00 AM 

 

 

 

 SPEED NETWORKING

EARLY RISER BONUS CE

Bring your business cards and be ready to make the most of the conference. 

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM

 

BREAKFAST

8:00 AM - 8:30 AM 

 

ARIZONA PHARMACY FOUNDATION BOARD MEETING

8:30 AM - 10:00 AM

 

 

GENERAL SESSION:

The Brain and Recovery: An Update on Neuroscience of Addiction
Kevin McCauley, MD

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

 

POSTER CONTEST

10:15 AM – 11:15 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Neurology Update: Drug Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis
Lindsay Kittler, PharmD, BCPS

 

Naloxone for Overdose Prevention:  Updates on Opiate Substance Use Disorders

Mark Boesen, JD, PharmD & Amy Kennedy, PharmD, BCACP

*Board of Pharmacy Compliant Naloxone Training

 

Direct Oral Anticoagulants in Oncology Patients
Ali McBride, PharmD, MS, BCPS, BCOP

 

Student Pharmacist Track: TBD

11:15 AM – 12:15 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSION:

 

So, You Want to be a Mentor?
Lindsay Davis, PharmD, BCPS, FAzPA

 

What's New with the Diagnosis & Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder
Martha Fankhauser, MS Pharm

 

Reversal of Oral Anticoagulants: Where are we, and where are we going
Jacob Schwarz, PharmD, BCCP, BCPS

 

Student Pharmacist Track: TBD

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM

 

EXHIBIT HALL

LUNCH BUFFET

2:15 PM – 3:45 PM

 

 

GENERAL SESSION:

Resources and Updates on Collaborative Practice Agreements

Krystalyn K. Weaver, PharmD, RPh

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Immunization Update: Ins and Outs of Pneumococcal Vaccinations

Nicole Early, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP & Laura Hanson, PharmD, BCGP

 

"From A to Z: Clinical Pearls for Pharmacists" (4:00pm-5:30pm)

Variety of speakers

 

Adherence and Your Role to Improving Health Outcomes
Patrick Hryshko, PharmD.

  

Student Pharmacist Track: TBD

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

 

UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA COLLEGE OF PHARMACY RECEPTION

 

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

 

PAST PRESIDENT'S RECEPTION

Special Reception to recognize Former AzPA, APA, AzSHP Presidents-Invitation Only

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

 

POLITICAL ACTION COMMITTEE RECEPTION

(Ticket purchase required)

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

CELEBRATION EVENT

ENJOY LIVE MUSIC, GAMES, AND NETWORKING

(All Conference Attendees Welcome)

SUNDAY:JUNE 11, 2017

6:30 AM – 2:00 PM

REGISTRATION DESK HOURS

6:00 AM – 7:00 AM

ARIZONA PHARMACY FOUNDATION FUN RUN/WALK

Support the Arizona Pharmacy Foundation 

7:00 AM – 8:00 AM

BREAKFAST

6:30 AM - 7:30 AM

COFFEE TALK-BONUS CE

Journal Club on Caffeine!

8:00 AM – 9:30 AM

 

 

GENERAL SESSION:

 

PHARMACY LAW UPDATE 2017

Roger Morris, RPh, JD

9:45 AM – 10:45 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Antibiotic Resistance & Beta-lactamase Inhibitors: A New Hope?
Christina Suguitan, PharmD

 

Optimizing Chronic Systolic Heart Failure: New Approaches Bring New Insights
Elizabeth Pogge, PharmD, MPH, BCPS, FASCP

Lindsay Davis, PharmD, BCPS, FAzPA

 

Business Track: Reimbursable Pharmacy Services for Ambulatory Patients
Nicole Scovis, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Business Track: What You Need to Know as PIC

Kam Gandhi, PharmD

 

What (Really) to Expect When You’re (a Pharmacist) Expecting!

A Reflection on the Beautiful Complexity of Parenthood and Professional Leadership

Melinda Burnworth, PharmD, FASHP, FAzPA, BCPS

Samantha Karr, PharmD, BCPS, BCACP, BC-ACM

Shareen El-lbiary, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS

 

From Aedes to Zika: the A to Z of Zika Virus Response in Maricopa County

 Presented by: Craig Levy, Epizoologist and Melissa Kretschmer, Epidemiologist


12:00 PM – 1:30 PM

 

AWARDS LUNCHEON

Eat & Celebrate the Accomplishments of your Peers 

1:45 PM – 3:15 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

2017 NEW DRUG UPDATE

Robert Lipsy, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP

 

ANTIMICROBIAL STEWARDSHIP FOCUSED ON COMMUNITY SETTINGS IN AZ:  READY FOR PRIME-TIME*

Mark A. Redell, BS, PharmD; Rachana Bhattarai, BVSc&AH, MS, CIC; Keith Chartier, MPH

 

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BREAKOUT SESSIONS:

 

Oncologic Emergencies for the Everyday Pharmacy Professional
Alyssa Hinchman, PharmD

 

Business Track: Enhanced Community Pharmacy Networks

Jay Williams, CPESN USA

 

 

 

 REGISTRATION FEES:

 

1 DAY REGISTRATION FEES

EARLY BIRD

NON-MEMBER RATE

REGULAR(after 5/8/17)

NON-MEMBER RATE

AzPA MEMBER DISCOUNTS*

Pharmacist

$150

$175

Save an additional $25 off regular rate

Associates, Residents and Technicians

$100

$125

Save an additional $25 off regular rate

Student Pharmacist

$40

$50

Save an additional $15 off regular rate

FULL CONFERENCE (3-Day) REGISTRATION FEES

EARLY BIRD

NON-MEMBER RATE

REGULAR (after 5/8/17)

NON-MEMBER RATE

AzPA MEMBER DISCOUNTS*

Pharmacist

$375

$425

Save an additional $75 off regular rate

Associates, Residents and Technicians

$250

$300

Save an additional $50 off regular rate

Student Pharmacist

$100

$125

Save an additional $25 off regular rate

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*AzPA Members receive a discount on all AzPA Conferences and Events. Discount will automatically be applied when you check out. NOT A MEMBER? -JOIN TODAY! 

**Federal, Uniformed Commissioned Pharmacists: Please contact the AzPA Office at 480-838-3385 for available discounts 

 

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS:

The Westin La Paloma Resort & Spa $129 / a night

3800 E. Sunrise Drive

Tucson, AZ 85718

520-742-6000

TO BOOK YOUR ROOM: CLICK HERE  

(Please do NOT book through outside vendors such as Hotels.com etc. AzPA will not get credit for the room. Be sure to mention The Arizona Pharmacy Association Convention to receive the special rate.) 

 

 

 

 


 


 

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