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Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer opportunities through IPA provide you with the means to connect and collaborate with colleagues across the state and contribute to the betterment of the association and pharmacy practice. If you are interested in any of the opportunities below, contact IPA at or 515-270-0713.

IPA Journal Author or Peer-Reviewer

The Journal of the Iowa Pharmacy Association is IPA’s quarterly peer reviewed publication. The Journal welcomes manuscripts from members from all practice settings and areas of expertise. In addition you have the opportunity to use your particular experience and contribute as a peer-reviewer for the Journal.

Learn more about contributing to the Journal or becoming a peer-reviewer.

Golf Classic Planning Committee

Each year, the IPA Foundation holds the Eggleston-Granberg Golf Classic to raise funds for its initiatives to support student pharmacists. This committee is a fun way to engage fellow practitioners from across the state.

RAGBRAI Planning Committee

The Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa (RAGBRAI) has become an important outreach opportunity for the association and the profession in Iowa. Help guide the objectives of the team and coordinate sponsors, donations, pharmacy stops along the way. Whether you’re an avid bike rider or not, this is fun and outside-the-box opportunity for you to promote the profession.

Katy’s Kids

Katy’s Kids is a community-based volunteer program that educates kindergarten and first grade students on safe and appropriate medication use. Developed by IPA, this is fun community outreach opportunity for pharmacist and student pharmacist volunteers.

Since its inception in 1988, Katy’s Kids has been presented in over 30 states to more than 50,000 children. Visit the Katy’s Kids website for more information.

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