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Independent & Community Pharmacy Practice Forum

Join this IPA Member Forum to network and learn more about topics related to independent and community pharmacy. Hear from pharmacy leaders about new and exciting products and services pharmacies across the state are providing in their communities, including test & treat, CBD and more! This event is FREE to all ENGAGED Pharmacist, Technician and Student Pharmacist members.

June 21, 2022

12:00-1:30 PM

Schedule subject to change.

Agenda at a Glance – Tuesday, June 21

12:00 PM Opening Remarks & Welcome

Chris Clayton, PharmD, MBADirector of Pharmacy and Population Health, Buchanan County Health Center, IPA President

Kate Gainer, PharmD
Executive Vice President & CEO, IPA

12:10 PM Opening Session:
Launching Test & Treat as a Cash-Based Service

Elizabeth Webb, PharmD, Pharmacist, Drilling Pharmacy

12:35 PM

Large Group Discussion
Successes and Barriers in Implementing Test & Treat Services – What has worked well for you, and what areas are you still trying to improve?

Elizabeth Orput, PharmD, Executive Fellow, IPA (Moderator)
12:50 PM

New Pharmacy Services:
Selling CBD Products in a Licensed Iowa Pharmacy – Hear from Cory & Michelle Garvin as they share their experience working with the Iowa Board of Pharmacy and DIA to sell CBD products in their pharmacy.

Cory Garvin, PharmD, Owner & President, Wester Drug, Inc.

Michelle Garvin, CPhT, Owner & Vice President, Wester Drug, Inc.

Andrew Funk, PharmDExecutive Director, Iowa Board of Pharmacy

1:15 PM Q&A Session – New Pharmacy Services Cory Garvin, PharmDOwner & President, Wester Drug, Inc.

Michelle Garvin, CPhTOwner & Vice President, Wester Drug, Inc.

Andrew Funk, PharmDExecutive Director, Iowa Board of Pharmacy

Elizabeth Orput, PharmD
, Executive Fellow, IPA (Moderator)
1:30 PM Closing Remarks & Further Networking Opportunity Kate Gainer, PharmDExecutive Vice President & CEO, IPA