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BOP: What, Why & How Podcast
Emerging Leaders Podcast
Pharmacy Podcast Network
Additional Podcast Appearances

BOP: What, Why & How Podcast

BOP: What, Why & How is a podcast hosted by IPA staff along with a member of the Iowa Board of Pharmacy following each Board of Pharmacy (BOP) meeting. Each episode will focus on WHAT actions were taken by the Board, WHY the Board took the actions it did, and HOW the Board's action will impact practice in Iowa.
The BOP What, Why & How is available for CPE credit! Details here.


Emerging Leaders Podcast

IPA and PSW are delighted to present the Emerging Leaders Podcast, designed for leaders at all ages and levels. This series invites pharmacy leaders to speak on a variety of relevant leadership topics including imposter syndrome, disruptive innovation, health disparities, DEI work and much more.

Pharmacy Podcast Network

The Pharmacy Podcast Network hosts over 25 different podcast shows and series dedicated to the profession and business of pharmacy to a listening audience of over 70,000. Be sure to subscribe to the Pharmacy Podcast Network to listen to all of the great pharmacy-focused content available!
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Additional Podcast Appearances

Fail Forward: MelisRx Scripts - Kate Gainer (5/9/2023)
Description: In Episode 49, Melissa talks with Kate Gainer, Executive Vice President (EVP) of the Iowa Pharmacy Association (IPA) and Mom of 4 under the age of 11. They discuss practical tips on work-life integration along with how to prevent burnout. Kate shares her personal experience of not matching in residency and that failure is an important component of both a successful career and a happy life. Finally, she describes lessons learned from mentor and dear friend, Tom Temple, who previously served as IPA EVP and CEO from 1977-2012.

Addressing Pharmacist Burnout and Well-being - Kate Gainer (10/5/21)
Description: PQS Senior Manager of Pharmacy Accounts, Nick Dorich, PharmD, talks with Kate Gainer, PharmD, Iowa Pharmacy Association Executive Vice President and CEO, about pharmacy burnout and pharmacist well-being. This episode coincides with American Pharmacists Month in October and relates to the upcoming World Mental Health Day slated for October 10, 2021.
COVID-19 Vaccine: Making the Decision that is Right for You - Anthony Pudlo (4/1/21)
Description: Ann Garton, Director of the Institute for Person-Centered Care at St. Ambrose University, is joined by the Iowa Pharmacy Association’s Vice President of Professional Affairs, Anthony Pudlo, for a discussion about COVID vaccines. He hits on several topics, including how the vaccines were able to get to market so quickly, their differences, the meaning of “effective rate,” common reactions, and so much more.

Pharmacy Advocacy Matters - Kate Gainer (2020)
Description: Ever wonder how advocacy agendas help advance pharmacy practice? Now more than ever it is critical that Pharmacists and Pharmacy Technicians advocate to take back our profession! Listen in as Kate Gainer, PharmD shares practical ways you can join in and advocate on behalf of pharmacy. This podcast will ensure you are prepared to engage in professional advocacy and make a difference.

Associations for the New Decade - Kate Gainer (12/17/19)

Description: We've arrived at Episode #10! We're chatting today at the state pharmacy association arena with Kate Gainer, PharmD today of the Iowa Pharmacy Association. State pharmacy associations are doing some innovative updates to attract and retain the next generations of pharmacists.

Iowa MPJE Study Guide

Studying for the Iowa MPJE or know someone who is? Download IPA's Iowa MPJE Study Guide – updated for 2022!