MSHP Annual Meeting - Nov. 2, 2018

2018 MSHP Annual Meeting

November 2
Fri November 02,2018 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

The Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Annual Meeting will be held Friday, Nov 2, 2018, at the Sheraton Hotel located at 21111 Haggerty Road, Novi, Mich, 48375.

Held each fall, the Annual Meeting offers up to six hours of live continuing education credit. Programming is geared toward health-system pharmacists, residents, pharmacy technicians and student pharmacists, and tracks focus on clinical, leadership management and residency topics as well as other general areas of pharmacy practice. In addition to continuing education programs, the event offers the annual MSHP Town Hall Meeting to officially install Board members into office and recognize volunteers and award recipients, a   clinical skills competition for students and an exhibit hall to provide attendees with a chance to exchange ideas and learn about new products and services.




Early-bird registrations will be accepted via Internet, mail, phone or fax until 4 p.m. on Oct 22, 2018. Registration rates will increase after 4 p.m. on Oct 22, 2018. Registrations received after 4 p.m. on Oct 29 will be considered an onsite registration and will not be processed until registration opens onsite on Nov 2. Onsite registrations will be accepted, but pre-registration is highly encouraged so that we can plan on your participation.

A printable registration form can be found here.

By 4 p.m. Oct 22 After 4 p.m. Oct 22
Pharmacist Member $60 $85
Pharmacist Nonmember $90 $115
Technician Member $25 $35
Technician Nonmember $35 $45
Student Pharmacist Complimentary* $10**
Resident Complimentary* $10**

*- If MSHP receives registration form or online registration by 4 p.m. on Oct 22, based on postmark or fax date.

**- If MSHP receives registration form or online registration after 4 p.m. on Oct 22, based on postmark or fax date.


**Agenda is tentative


7:30-8:30 a.m. – Registration Open 

7:30-8:30 a.m. – Continental Breakfast 
Once registered, attendees and exhibitors can network over a cup of coffee and light refreshments.

8 a.m.-1:45 p.m. – Clinical Skills Competition 
A team from each Michigan college of pharmacy will create a written pharmacist’s care plan. Closed session.

8:30-10 a.m. – Keynote Session 

Broadening Scope of Practice: Overview of Progress in the States
Potential speakers to be determined

10-10:15 a.m. – Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall 
Attendees and exhibitors can enjoy a quick refreshment and networking opportunity.

10:15-10:45 a.m. – Town Hall Meeting 
All registrants are encouraged to attend this business meeting to witness Board members and officers being officially sworn in as members of the MSHP Board of Directors, recognize committee chairs for their efforts over the year and congratulate award recipients. In addition, members will be voting on important proposed bylaws amendments.

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Leadership/Management Program
Managing Drug Shortages
Invited Speakers: Julie Botsford and Melissa Murphy

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Preceptor Development Program

Best Practices: Using Residents as Extenders of Patient Care and Demonstrating Their Value
Potential speakers to be determined

12:15-1:45 p.m. – Lunch with Exhibitors 

Attendees and exhibitors will come together for a sit-down lunch that will provide another networking opportunity. Winners of the clinical skills competition will be announced, and the exhibitor challenge prize drawing will also occur.

12:15-1:45 p.m. – Residency Lunch 
This is a networking opportunity for residents, preceptors and residency directors. Invitation only.

1-2 p.m. – Pharmacy Leader Forum 
Pharmacy leaders will come together for an information sharing opportunity. Invitation only.

1:45-3:15 p.m. – General Session
Infectious Diseases: Best Practices, HMS Collaborative and Implications 
Invited Speaker: Curtis Collins

2:15-5 p.m. – Reverse Exhibitor Program 
Registered exhibitor representatives will have the opportunity to have a one-on-one discussion with key pharmacy decision makers about product and company information. Invitation only.

3:15-3:30 p.m. – Refreshment Break 
Attendees will have the opportunity to take a brief break from activities.

3:30-5 p.m. – General Session
Practice Guideline Updates: Transitions of Care Hypertension and Diabetes
Invited Speakers: Emily Blum, Dana El Masri

5 p.m. – Adjourn 

Intended Audience

This event was designed specifically for pharmacists, residents, pharmacy technicians and student pharmacists.

Location and Hotel Accomodations

The Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Annual Meeting will be held at the Sheraton Hotel, located at 21111 Haggerty Road, Novi, Mich, 48375. Special overnight room rates of $129 for single and double occupancy, $139 for triple occupancy and $149 for quad occupancy plus tax, has been extended to those attending the MSHP Annual Meeting. Call the Sheraton Hotel at (248) 349-4000 by Oct 11, 2018 to make reservations.

Cancellation and Refund Policy

Refunds (minus a $15 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing (postmark or fax date) prior to Oct. 22, 2018. Cancellations received after Oct. 22, 2018, no-shows or changes made to registrations onsite will not be refunded. Refunds will not be provided for inclement weather, nor will refunds be given for registration errors caused by the participant.

Media Release

My participation in this event is my consent, as well as the consent of any guests I bring, to be photographed, videotaped or recorded in any fashion by Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) and Michigan Pharmacists Association (MPA). I do hereby release to MSHP and MPA, its agents and employees all rights to exhibit this work in print and electronic form publicly or privately and to market and sell copies. I waive any rights, claims or interest I may have to control the use of my identity or likeness in whatever media used. I understand that there will be no financial or other remuneration for photographing or recording me, either for initial or subsequent transmission or playback.

PCE Credit Statement


Michigan Pharmacists Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Win Prizes!

Participate in the MSHP Annual Meeting Exhibitor Challenge. Visit at least 10 exhibitors to be entered into a prize drawing! The vendor present at the exhibitor booth must initial the appropriate box on the white card located in the attendee packet that you received at registration. Include your name on the card and turn it in at the MSHP Annual Registration Desk by 1:20 p.m. on Nov 2 for a chance to win various prizes. You must be present to win.

Additional Information

For further information, please contact MPA Education Planning Assistant, Andrea Schweitzer, at (517) 377-0225 or




Prices based on: Standard
  • $60.00 Pharmacist Member
  • $90.00 Pharmacist Nonmember
  • $0.00 Resident
  • $0.00 Student Pharmacist
  • $25.00 Technician Member
  • $35.00 Technician Nonmember
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Venue Location

Sheraton Hotel
21111 Haggerty Road
Novi, MI 48375
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