MSHP Annual Meeting - 10/30/20


As the healthcare landscape continues to evolve, the coronavirus pandemic has impacted the ability to safely hold in-person events. The Michigan Society of Health-System Pharmacists (MSHP) Board of Directors decided to convert the MSHP Annual Meeting to virtual delivery, allowing you to participate at a low cost from the comfort of your home. The MSHP Board of Directors and MPA staff is committed to delivering all of the essential activities that make the Annual Meeting an experience that you can’t miss with six hours of educational programming, visits with exhibitors, networking with colleagues, and the reverse exhibitor program. 

Virtual participation is visually engaging. Registrants will be able to view speakers and PowerPoint slides, interact with exhibitors and network with colleagues in real time.



Registrations will be accepted until 4 p.m. on Oct. 27, 2020. Instructions to access the virtual event will be emailed to registrants before 4 p.m. on Oct. 29. Register online.



MSHP Pharmacist Member - $50

Pharmacist Nonmember - $80

MSHP/MSPT Technician Member - $20

Technician Nonmember - $35

Pharmacy Residents - Complimentary

Student Pharmacists - Complimentary

 View complete agenda and additional information, including participation requirements here.


View the complete brochure and schedule of events and program descriptions here.

A LIVE Virtual Meeting Delivered by Webinar Offering 6.0 Hours of Credit

8-8:30 a.m. – Exhibit Booths Open with Live Interaction

8:30-10 a.m. – Keynote Session: IDN Pharmacy: A Value-based Model


1010:15 a.m. – Stretch Break and Exhibitor Booths Open with Live Interaction

10:15‐10:45 a.m. – Town Hall Meeting with guest speaker Paul W. Abramowitz, Pharm.D., Sc.D. (Hon), FASHP; American Society of Health-System Pharmacists CEO

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Leadership/Management Session: Establishing Pharmacy Professionals in Unique Roles

10:45 a.m.-12:15 p.m. – Reverse Exhibitor Program

This invitation only program is intended for exhibitors and health-system leaders to have one-on-one discussions about institution needs and company products.

12:15-12:45 p.m. – Lunch Break and Exhibit Booths Open with Live Interaction

12:45-2:15 p.m. – Preceptor/Residency Development Session: Verifying Validity: Improving the Conduct and Interpretation of Retrospective Research

12:45-2:15 p.m. – Reverse Exhibitor Program (continued)

2:15-2:30 p.m. – Stretch Break and Exhibit Booths Open with Live Interaction

2:30-4 p.m. – General Session: Non-Traditional Pain Management – Ketamine Use and Intraoperative Methadone

4 p.m. – Meeting Adjourns



Refunds (minus a $15 administrative fee) will be granted for cancellations received in writing (postmark or fax date) by Oct, 20, 2020. Cancellations received after Oct. 20, 2020, or no-shows will not be refunded. Refunds be given for registration errors caused by the participant. Refund requests should be sent to MPA Director of Education  Mary Farrington.