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UPhA 2017 Annual Convention
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The 2017 Annual Convention & Expo will be held May 4-6, 2017 at the Dixie Center in St George. We have another great conference planned, below are some details. Online registration link and other information are posted below:  

Thursday, May 4, 2017

8:30 AM – 1:30 PM
UPhA Pre-Conference Activity (more info coming soon)

12:00 PM – 5:30 PM
CPR Certification
(2 sessions offered -Noon and 3PM- 35 places open per session. Extra registration and $50 fee required)

1:30 PM – 3:00 PM & 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Legislative Update
Presenter: Wayne Jones & Adam Jones, Lobbyists for UPhA

2:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Exhibit Hall Open

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Annual Awards Dinner
Presentation of the Annual Bowl of Hygeia Award, Cardinal Generation Rx Award, Advocate of the Year, Distinguished Young Pharmacist, Innovation in Excellence Award, Technician of the Year Award, and the Jensen World of Service Award. 

Plus don't miss the swearing in of new officers of the association. 


Friday, May 5, 2017

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM
Law Panel - DOPL, DEA, Board Member, Lawyer, UPhA (1.0 CE P/T)
Presenters: Roger Fitzpatrick, PharmD & State Board Member; Lynn Hooper, DOPL Chief Investigator

9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Multi-Group Education Sessions Rotation

Diabetes Update 2017
Presenter: Michael Wright, PharmD., Smith's (Kroger) Pharmacy

Hot Topics in CardioVascular Disease

Exhibit Hall

12:00 Noon – 1:30 PM
Scholarship Luncheon

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
Management of Hepatitis C (1.0 CE P)
Presenter: Tony Dalpiaz, PharmD.

OTC Cold & Allergy/Pregnancy & Lactation (1.0 CE P/T)

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Mental Health: Leaving the Stigma Behind (1.0 CE P/T)
Presenter: Victoria Tolentino, 

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
 Immunization Update 2017: Vaccinating All Ages (1.0 CE P/T)
Presenter, Jayme Garcia, PharmD., Smith's (Kroger) Pharmacy

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Keynote Speaker (1.0 CE P/T)

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Wholesale Dinner & Entertainment


Saturday, May 6, 2017

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM
OTC “Jeopardy” Challenge (1.0 CE P/T)

8:30 AM – 9:30 AM
Identification and Prevention of Drug Diversion in the Pharmacy (1.0 CE P/T)

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM
Break/Posters Presentation (1.0 CE P/T)

10:45 AM - 12:15 PM
 Innovative Practices in a Community Pharmacy Enhanced Services Network (1.5 CE P/T)

Convention Adjourned


Register Online

Paper Registration Form (for large groups and mail-in registration)

Exhibitor and Sponsor Information


 Book your hotel early!

There will be several events going on in St. George during the same weekend as the UPhA Annual Conference, including the Ironman Triathlon. We have secured a limited number of hotel rooms for the conference. 

 Please book your hotel room now so you won't run into issues later.  

Fairfield Inn St. George Booking 435-673-6066
group code UPA - Please call Hotel directly
Hilton Garden Inn St. George Booking 435-634-4100
group code UPA
Holiday Inn St. George Booking 435-628-8007
group code UPA

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