New practitioners are encouraged to take advantage of their last opportunity to apply for the Great Lakes Young Pharmacists Leadership Conference Oct. 15-17 at the Maumee Bay Resort and Conference Center in Oregon, Ohio.
This conference is designed to identify leaders, enhance leadership skills of participants and provide motivation to seek greater awareness and involvement in issues confronting the profession. Applicants must have been practicing for 10 years or less.
Participants will earn 6.25 hours of continuing education credit, have the invaluable opportunity to connect with other new practitioners and learn leadership skills to advance the role of the pharmacist in the health care delivery system.
MPA, Indiana Pharmacists Alliance and Ohio Pharmacists Association will underwrite the majority of the costs of the conference for the participants, including lodging and food. Participants will be required to pay $150 of the conference fees.
Those interested in applying should fill out an application
, save a copy of the completed application and e-mail it to MPA Education Planning Assistant Bridget Long at Bridget@MichiganPharmacists.org
. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, Sept. 8.
For additional information, including a video of previous participants discussing their experiences attending the conference and continuing education details, visit the event page
on the MPA Web site.