PTCB travels across North America to exhibit at tradeshows, present during conferences and attend meetings to support the role of Certified Pharmacy Technicians. While on the road, we continue to inform as well as gather feedback from technicians and stakeholders. Please reach out to PTCB at the events listed below to meet our staff and share any comments or concerns.
Alaska Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting
February 10 – 12 • Anchorage, AK
PTCB Director of Strategic Alliances Miriam A. Mobley Smith, PharmD, FASHP will present the CE “Advancing the Roles for Technicians in an Evolving Health Care Environment: Failure is Not an Option” on Saturday, February 10 at 8 AM. The Alaska Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting is designed to inform and educate Alaska's pharmacy professionals.
Maryland Pharmacists Association 2017 Mid-Year Meeting
February 12, 2017 • Ocean City, Maryland
PTCB Partnership Development Manager Zack Green, CPhT will present the CE "Empowering Pharmacy Technicians: Getting Involved Beyond the Job" at 2:45 PM. The MPhA Mid-Year Meeting offers a day of live continuing education, networking, award presentations, and lunch.
Michigan Pharmacists Association Annual Exposition and Meeting
February 24-26, 2017 • Ocean City, Maryland
The MPA Annual Convention offers CE programs over the course of the weekend for both pharmacy technicians and pharmacists. PTCB Director of Strategic Alliances Miriam A. Mobley Smith, PharmD, FASHP will present the CE “Advancing the Roles for Technicians in an Evolving Health Care Environment: Failure is Not an Option” at 9 AM on Friday, February 24.
APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition
March 24-27, 2017 • San Francisco, CA
Join pharmacy technicians, pharmacists, and colleagues to network, and to celebrate and recognize Diane Halvorson, CPhT of the Year, at a special luncheon event. Save your seat at the free luncheon! Register in advance! The luncheon will be held March 26 from 1 - 2 PM.
PTCB will provide a special program update during our open forum on March 26 from 8 - 9 AM.
PTCB will exhibit during the APhA Annual Meeting at booth 720.
ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting
December 4-8, 2016 • Las Vegas, NV
PTCB exhibited during ASHP’s Midyear Clinical Meeting and Exhibition. This event provided an opportunity for technicians to develop potential while networking with colleagues at the world’s largest gathering of pharmacy professionals. ASHP is committed to helping technicians fulfill the increasingly demanding role in the pharmacy department while providing relevant content. ACTE Career Tech Vision
December 1-2, 2016 • Las Vegas, NV
PTCB exhibited during ACTE’s CareerTech Expo, one of the largest and most interactive career and technical education exhibit areas in the nation. Joint Federal Pharmacy Seminar
October 31-Nov 2, 2016 • Washington, DC
PTCB Executive Director and CEO Everett B. McAllister, MPA, RPh, spoke at the general session, and PTCB exhibited at JFPS, the largest annual event in federal pharmacy for pharmacists and pharmacy technicians. Education opportunities included industry-supported certificate training programs as well as presentations and poster sessions focusing on mission-essential pharmacy operations. Attendees were also able to to interact with industry through an exhibit and training program.
Oregon State Pharmacy Association Annual Convention
October 21-23, 2016 • Clackmas, OR
PTCB exhibited at the 2016 OSPA Annual Convention & Trade Show. The event offered 3 days of ACPE-Approved CE Credits and a day of exhibits. This knowledge-based continuing pharmacy education program was designed for all pharmacy practice settings. NCPA Annual Convention
October 15-19, 2016 • New Orleans, LA PTCB exhibited during the convention. Visitors received special offerings in celebration of National Pharmacy Technician Day on October 18. The NCPA Annual Convention is an event for independent community pharmacies offering educational programs, an exhibit floor, and opportunities to learn profit-boosting opportunities to make a pharmacy business more successful.
PSW 2016 Technician Forum
October 8, 2016 • Wisconsin Dells, WI PTCB gave a presentation titled, “A Changing National Landscape for Pharmacy Technician Credentialing, Education and Training.” PTCB Executive Resident Deeb Eid, PharmD and our Partnership Development Manager Zack Green, CPhT, delivered the keynote address at 9:30 AM. Northland Association of Pharmacy Technicians
October 8, 2016 • Fargo, ND
PTCB presented on the evolving role of the pharmacy technician. PTCB Director of Strategic Alliances Miriam A. Mobley Smith, PharmD, FASHP, delivered the keynote address. MSHP 2016 Pharmacy Technician Conference
October 7, 2016 • Brooklyn Center, MN PTCB exhibited and presented at the Minnesota Society for Health Systems Pharmacists’ 2016 Pharmacy Technician Conference. PCTB Partnership Development Manager Zack Green, CPhT, spoke on “Empowering Pharmacy Technicians: Beyond the Job” at 9 AM in the Harvest Room.