Rhode Island Pharmacists Association

Face of Pharmacy

  • Tuesday, April 05, 2016
  • 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Rhode Island Capitol Rotunda, Providence, RI


Registration is closed

Come show your support for pharmacy at the State House.  Sign up to host a demonstration table or present a poster highlighting pharmacy services so people can "see" pharmacy practice in action!

The 13th Annual Face of Pharmacy brings students, faculty and the associations’ professional and student membership together to allow legislators “see” pharmacy practice and support legislative changes to permit wider adoption and implementation of clinical pharmacy services, including point of care testing and expansion of collaborative practice!


3:00-5 pm: Demonstration tables, staffed by APPE students, preceptors, and faculty provide free services to the legislators such as:
  • Hypertension & chronic disease screening
  • Body fat analysis
  • Medication therapy management
  • Medication counseling
Other tables highlight progressive and successful practices of pharmacy in the state, including representatives from your state pharmacy associations. Come interact with your colleagues at the tables and learn what changes in pharmacy YOU should promote with your state policymakers!

3:45-4:30 pm in the Capitol Rotunda: Leaders from all facets of pharmacy will present brief remarks on the successes and challenges facing pharmacists this legislative session.

Featured speakers include:

Lieutenant Governor of Rhode Island:  Daniel J. McKee
Rhode Island Pharmacists Association:  Lynn Pezzullo, RPh, President

Rhode Island Society of Health System Pharmacists:  Alicia ZuWallack, PharmD, President

Rhode Island Board of Pharmacy:  Kelly Orr, PharmD, Past-Chair
University of Rhode Island, College of Pharmacy:  Paul Larrat, RPh, PhD, Dean

University of Rhode Island, College of Pharmacy:  Katherine Corsi, PharmD Candidate, Class of 2016

Rhode Island Pharmacists Association ∙ 1643 Warwick Ave PMB 113, Warwick, RI 02889 ∙ Phone: (401) 684-1874

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