1) APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition
APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition is a comprehensive meeting for pharmacy professionals and future leaders in pharmacy to learn about leadership, career opportunities, and patient safety from nationally recognized experts. Additionally, for those wishing to pursue a residency, attending this conference is key because it offers training specifically geared toward helping you improve your chances of matching.
📅 March 17-21
📍 Phoenix, AZ
2) Your State Pharmacy Association’s Meeting
Your state pharmacy association hosts meetings and expos. These can allow you to network with other pharmacists in your area and give you specific tips, tricks, and guidelines on how to practice and make changes on the state-wide level.
3) ASHP Midyear Clinical Meetings and Exhibition
The ASHP Midyear Clinical Meetings and Exhibition are hosted by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP). The meetings focus on professional development, networking with colleagues, and updating the latest clinical skills for pharmacy professionals. The annual meeting also provides the Residency Showcase to help you connect with residency directors. ASHP also has Personnel Placement Services (PPS), the pharmacy’s largest job fair, that allows you to connect with hiring managers from every area of the pharmacy.
📅 Dec 3-7
📍 Anaheim, CA
4) ACCP Annual Meeting
The American College of Clinical Pharmacy National Meeting is held in October each year. It is an excellent opportunity to network with clinical pharmacy leaders across the nation and offers a variety of educational sessions to bring the best and brightest to pharmacy professionals to learn.
📅 Sept 10-12
📍 Bellevue, WA
5) TDS SYNC
TDS SYNC conferences bring together the expansive TDS network of independent pharmacies, industry-leading solutions, valuable technology partners, and subject matter experts. Previously the CEO of TDS has said that “Enhancing the patient experience and improving pharmacy performance is our top priority with the conference as we help our clients manage profitability and operate at the top of their license.”
6) PCCA International Seminar
Through PCCA members are part of the world leader in pharmacy compounding. Conference includes over 300 compounding pharmacists, a wealth of education, speakers providing not only informative sessions but motivation and entertainment as well, and multiple clinical keynotes to round out your experience.
📅 Oct 25-28
7) NCPDP Annual Conference
NCPDP’s Annual Conference brings members of the healthcare team together to network, learn and share diverse perspectives on industry challenges and solutions. There will be multiple opportunities to gain CPE credits, including attending a CE hosted by our own Digital Pharmacist CEO.
📅 May 8-10
📍 Scottsdale, AZ
We hope that these conferences for pharmacists will make it on your list to attend for the year and years to come. They are a great resource for learning about new products and networking with potential partners in the industry. We will be attending a majority of these shows as Lumistry so make sure you stop by to say hi! We would love to connect in person with you.