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Annual Meeting

SAVE THE DATE: June 8-9, 2018 | Des Moines Downtown Marriott, Des Moines, Iowa

View 2017 Annual Meeting CPE information here.

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!

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 our next President of the Iowa Pharmacy Association and present of our most prestigious awards!

IPA Awards

IPA will present its annual awards throughout the weekend. 

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 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 8, 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, 2018.

Thank You 2017 Sponsors!

Independent Pharmacy Cooperative
UnityPoint Health
Novo Nordisk
NuCara Pharmacies
Drake University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
University of Iowa College of Pharmacy