Public Health Town Hall & Breakfast

Presented by Pharmacists Planning Service, Inc. (PPSI) and American College of Apothecaries Foundation (ACA),
in conjunction with Drug Topics Magazine

Sunday, March 24, 2019

7:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Sheraton Seattle – 1400 6th Ave, Seattle, WA

Willow AB Room

Cost: $20 FREE for 2019 PPSI Supporters (please RSVP)
Student Price: $5


Sponsored by PPSI, Pharmacy Defense Fund (PDF), IPA, and American College of Apothecaries (ACA)


Program, Welcome & Introductions

Paul W. Lofholm, PharmD, FACA, Past President CPhA & ACA
Clinical Professor of Pharmacy, UCSF and APhA 2011 Remington Honor Medalist, Newcastle, CA

Fred S. Mayer, RPh, MPH, FACA, Chairman, PPSI, San Rafael, CA

Special Town Hall Meeting Speakers

Scope of Practice… Opportunities and Challenges

Ryan Oftebro, PharmD, FACA
ACA Past President & ACA Foundation President|
American College of Apothecaries

RADM (ret) Pamela Schweitzer, Pharm, BCACP
Former Assistant Surgeon General
What Are We Waiting For?

Charles Mayer, MD, MPH, Past President
American Association of Family Practice, Seattle, WA
Pharmacists and Providers Working Together

Sally Rafie, PharmD, Professor
University of California, San Diego
Women’s Health Issues

Lisa Wells, PharmD, Medical Science Liaison
Greenwich Biosciences, Sacramento, CA
Cannabinoid Science & What that Means for the Pharmacist

Anna Shields, PharmD, MBA
Kaiser Permanante Washington
Driving Down Pharmacy Costs

Stephen W. Schondelmeyer, PharmD, PhD
Professor, Pharmaceutical Economics
University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy
Prescription Pricing

Fred S. Mayer, RPh, MPH, FACA, Chairman, PPSI,
San Rafael, CA
Lowering Prescription Drug Prices

Town Hall Q&A

Summary, Comments, Closing Remarks