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Annual Meeting

AM 2017
June 16-17, 2017 | Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, Coralville, Iowa

IPA’s Annual Meeting is an opportunity for you to join your pharmacy colleagues from across the state to participate in the policy adoption process in the House of Delegates, network with Iowa’s pharmacy leaders, recognize your colleagues’ achievements and celebrate the past year!
 
Registration
Annual Meeting | Annual Meeting + Practice Advancement Forum (June 15) **Best Value!
What’s the Practice Advancement Forum? Learn more…
 
Lodging
Reserve your room at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center before May 18 to secure room block rate of $103.00. Mention that you are with the Iowa Pharmacy Association.
 
Partnership Opportunities
Sponsorships | Exhibit Hall & Industry Symposium Breakfasts
 
Agenda at a Glance (See the full agenda)

Friday, June 16
7:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
7:15 a.m. – Industry Symposium Breakfasts (TBD)
8:30 a.m. – House of Delegates Session 1
11:30 a.m. – Lunch & Motivation
1:00 p.m. – Dessert & Exhibit Program
2:30 p.m. – Open Networking & Committee Meetings
6:00 p.m. – President’s Reception & Annual Banquet
9:00 p.m. – IPA Foundation Silent Auction

Saturday, June 17
7:00 a.m. – Fun Run/Walk
7:00 a.m. – Registration & Industry Symposium Breakfasts (TBD)
9:00 a.m. – House of Delegates Session 2
11:30 a.m. – Adjourn

Continuing Education
Several Annual Meeting sessions are accredited for CPE for both pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. In addition, two half-hour webinars covering topics to be discussed in the House of Delegates will be made available prior to Annual Meeting. CPE information and the webinars will be available soon. 
 
House of Delegates
The House of Delegates is IPA’s policy making body and is composed of members from across the state. The House will act on policy recommendations brought to it by standing committees and individual delegates.
 
President’s Reception & Annual Banquet
Celebrate, socialize and enjoy a great meal together as we install Craig Logemann as the 139th President of the Iowa Pharmacy Association. Following Craig’s inaugural address, we will present of our most prestigious awards!
 
IPA Awards
IPA will present its annual awards throughout the weekend. See the full Annual Meeting agenda for details.
 
Silent Auction
Friday evening will conclude with the popular IPA Foundation Silent Auction to support the Foundation’s educational and student programs. If you or your pharmacy would like to donate to the silent auction, please contact Laura at lmiller@iarx.org and provide a short description and approximate value (if available) of the item(s) you plan to donate. While items will be accepted up through the weekend of Annual Meeting, in order to have your item listed in the silent auction catalog, please notify Laura prior to June 1.
 
Poster Presentation Submission
Poster presentations will occur on Friday, June 16, 1:00-2:30 p.m. IPA’s poster presentation showcases original projects or research that advance the practice of pharmacy in Iowa. Posters are judged and the winner is presented with an award during the 2nd session of the IPA House of Delegates on Saturday morning. Submit a poster abstract here. Abstract submissions are due May 31, 2017.
 
Thank You Sponsors!
Independent Pharmacy Cooperative
UnityPoint Health
Wellmark
NACDS
NuCara Pharmacies
Hy-Vee, Inc.
Drake University
University of Iowa
 


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