2018 SDPhA Annual Convention


Your Mission:

Join us for the 132nd Annual South Dakota Pharmacists Convention


Sept. 21-22, 2018


The Best Western PLUS Ramkota Hotel and Convention Center, Sioux Falls, SD


2018 Online Registration

Educational Lineup and Itinerary (check back - more details still to come!)

Thurs., Sept. 20

5-7:30 p.m.

Registration Open - East Lobby

Welcome Social - Washington Room

Fri., Sept. 21  


7-8 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet - Sponsored By Grifols

Myth or Reality: The Rabies Threat in the US and the Role of Postexposure Prophylaxis

Steven J Scholand, MD


8-9 a.m. 

USP <800> 

Brenda Jensen, CPhT, CNMT, MBA


9 -10:30 a.m. 

Pharmacy Law

Dr. Dave Helgeland


10:30 - 11:30 a.m. 

Board of Pharmacy/PDMP Update

Kari Shanard-Koenders – Executive Director, SDBOP and Melissa DeNoon – PDMP Director, SDBOP


11:30 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

Vendor Time/Luncheon/Awards Presentations


1:30 - 3 p.m. 

New Drug Update

Dr. Joe Strain 


3-4 p.m. 

First SDPhA Business Meeting


4-4:30 p.m. 

SDSU Ice Cream Social


4:30-5:30 p.m.  

Pharmacy Hot Topics – A Panel Discussion


Sat., Sept. 22

8 – 9:30 a.m. 

Light Breakfast/Second SDPhA Business Meeting


9:30 – 11:00 a.m. 

Drug Diversion – Cases and Q & A

Pat Kneip, Special Assistant Attorney General, South Dakota DCI


11:00 a.m. –  1:00 p.m. 

“Immunizations – What’s New?”

Dr. Jessica Strobl and Dr. Deidra Van Gilder