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2011 OPA Midyear Meeting - October 23

Oct. 23, 2011 The Makoy Center, Hilliard

Pharmacy Moving into the Medical Home
October 23, 2011 • Makoy Center  •  Hilliard, Ohio

Pharmacists need to know the impact of health care reform and what medical homes and accountable care organizations will mean for pharmacy practice. Immunizing pharmacists are required to attend annual training to be compliant with OSHA’s Needlestick Safety and Prevention Act. The 2011 OPA Midyear Meeting is the perfect venue to get all this information and more, including cutting-edge clinical programming. It’s a good way to get 8 hours of CE credit in one day, including one hour of Ohio-approved law credit. Be sure to block Sunday, October 23, for an outstanding educational experience, along with the opportunity to connect with your fellow pharmacists. Register TODAY! Space is limited.

• 8 total contact hours of pharmacy education
• 1 hour of Ohio-approved jurisprudence credit
• Required OSHA Needlestick Safety Training
• Networking opportunities 


Registration Rates Early Bird After 10/02/2011
Discounted OPA Member $109 $139
Non-Member $159 $189
Student $45  $45 

For secure online registration, REGISTER TODAY!

Directions to Makoy Center

 Hilliard Area Hotels

Program Schedule

8:00 am  Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 am  Medical Homes, ACOs & Pharmacists

9:30 am  Celiac Disease and Gluten-Free Diet

10:30 am  Break

10:45 am  Personalized Medicine

11:45 am  Metabolic Syndrome

12:45 pm   Lunch

1:30 pm  Collaborating to Decrease Hospital Readmissions

2:30 pm  Prostate Cancer

3:30 pm Break

3:45 pm  Ohio Pharmacy Law Update: Fall 2011

4:45 pm  OSHA: Required Training for Needlestick Safe

5:45 pm  Adjournment

Complete Midyear Brochure (PDF) (including Complete Program Descriptions)

2011 Midyear Learning Objectives

Continuing Education Credit 

This meeting is targeted to all pharmacists. The continuing education for this program is coordinated by the Ohio Pharmacists Foundation (OPF). To receive continuing pharmacy education credit, you must complete the CE form indicating programs attended. Sign, date, and return the CE form to the OPA staff or office. Your statement of CE credit will be mailed to you within four weeks. Learning objectives for the continuing pharmacy education programs can be found on the OPA website at All CE sessions are knowledge-based activities unless otherwise indicated. The Ohio Pharmacists Foundation adheres to ACPE Standards regarding industry support of continuing pharmacy education. Disclosure of faculty and commercial support relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are expected to openly disclose intent to discuss any off-label or investigational use of drugs, devices, or equipment in their presentations.

 ACPE Logo The Ohio Pharmacists Foundation, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

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