Upcoming events

    • 01/24/2022
    • 19:00 - 20:30
    • Zoom
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    Join us for our next book club meeting! This is a quarterly book club hosted by VPA for pharmacists to get together and talk about books! Our next book is "Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance" by Atul Gawande.

    A zoom link will be emailed following registration.



    • 02/03/2022
    • 07/07/2022
    • 6 sessions

    The Vermont Pharmacists Association's Board of Directors meets on a monthly basis.

    • 02/06/2022
    • 15:00
    • Vermont Technical College

    Come cheer on Albany College of Pharmacy's  basketball teams when they play Vermont Technical College!


    The women's team plays at 1:00 PM and the men's team plays at 3:00 PM on Sunday, February 6, 2022, at Vermont Technical College in Randolph, Vermont.


    Tickets are $5 at the door.


    Questions? Contact VPA Board Member Marty Irons at ironsrx@aol.com.

    • 02/27/2022
    • 13:00 - 15:00
    • Virtual
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    Join the Vermont Pharmacists Association for

    Vermont Pharmacy Day: Legislative Updates

    February 27, 2022 | 1:00-3:00 PM EST | Virtual


    Agenda:

    • 1-2 pm - 1 hour of CE by Carrie Phillips, Executive Officer from the Vermont Board of Pharmacy that will consist of important legislative updates for 2022
    • 2-3 pm - 1 hour of updates regarding bills in the House and Senate pertaining to pharmacy; discussion with peers; and action items including crafting letters to your state representatives. We will also hear from our special invited guests.


    Registration:

    • Free for VPA Members
    • $25 for Non-Member Pharmacists
    • $15 for Non-Member Technicians
    • $10 for Non-Member Students

    • 03/13/2022
    • 08:00 - 16:00
    • Rutland, Vermont
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    VPA Spring Meeting

    Beyond Medications: A Pharmacist's Role in Safety and Stewardship

    8 AM - 4 PM | Sunday, March 13, 2022

    Mountain Top Inn, Chittenden, VT


    Registration:

    Pharmacists: $69 members, $149 non-members

    Technicians: $40 members, $50 non-members

    Students: $40 members, $50 non-members (includes student membership until August 2022!)


    CE Topics will include: Medication Safety, Benzodiazepine deprescribing, Opioids, and Anticoagulation


    This meeting will fulfill 2 hours of controlled substance CE required for VT pharmacists and 1 hour of medication safety CE as required by NY state.

    All state and local guidance in regards to COVID-19 will be followed for this event. Attendees must be vaccination, and masks must be worn when not eating or drinking.


    Agenda:

    • 8:00-9:00 am Breakfast and time to socialize, visit exhibitors
    • 9:00-10:00 am: Anticoagulation Stewardship and Safety
      • 1 Hour CE
      • Speaker: Allison Notte, RPh, CACP, Clinical Pharmacist, Rutland Regional Medical Center
    • 10:15-11:15 am Does Human Error Exist?:  A Safety Discussion for Pharmacy
      • 1 Hour CE
      • Speaker: Jeffrey Schnoor, Pharm.D., M.B.A., CPPS, Medication Safety Coordinator, The University of Vermont Medical Center
    • 11:30-12:30 pm Benzos: Friends or Foes? A Guide to Benzodiazepine Deprescribing
      • 1 Hour CE
      • Speaker: Melissa Gianetti, PharmD, PGY1 Pharmacy Resident, Rutland Regional Medical Center
    • 12:30-1:30 pm Lunch, Awards and VPA Business Session
    • 1:30-2:30 pm Lessons Not Quite Learned: Doctors and Opiates (A history of the opiate epidemic)
      • 1 Hour CE
      • Speaker: Beach Conger, MD
    • 2:40-3:40 pm Update on the Opioid Crisis in Vermont – with Implications And Opportunities for Pharmacists
      • 1 Hour CE
      • Speaker: Mark Levine, MD, Vermont Commissioner of Health


    Lodging is available at the Mountain Top Inn. Rooms are available for $175 on Saturday, March 12, 2022, and $125 for Sunday, March 13, 2022. Please call the Mountain Top Inn at (802) 483-2311 for reservations; please request the special room rate for the Vermont Pharmacists Association Meeting.


    Join us on Saturday, March 12, 2022 for a social and gathering ahead of the VPA Meeting on Sunday! Details forthcoming.


    Please reach out to us at VPAManager@gmail.com with any questions. We can't wait to see you in March!

    • 04/25/2022
    • 19:00 - 20:30
    • Zoom
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    Join us for our April book club meeting! This is a quarterly book club hosted by VPA for pharmacists to get together and talk about books! Our April book is "Dopamine Nation" by Anna Lambke

    A zoom link will be emailed following registration.


    • 10/23/2022
    • 08:00

    Save the Date for Our VPA Fall 2022 Meeting!

    October 23, 2022


    Details, Registration, and Agenda Forthcoming

    Registration:

    Pharmacists: $69 members, $129 non-members

    Students: $40 members, $50 non-members (includes student member registration until August 2023!)

"Vermont Pharmacists Association" is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. 

Vermont Pharmacists Association 2019.

P.O. Box 267, St. Albans, VT, 05478


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