Conferences and Events

Pharmacy Ownership Workshop, Sponsored by McKesson

Whether you're thinking of opening your first pharmacy or your 10th, this workshop is for you. Download an agenda, registration information, and more at

  • 2015  |  Reno, NV  |  May 1-3
  • 2015  |  Charlotte, NC  |  August 21-23

NCPA Annual Legislative Conference

Join NCPA members in our nation's capital as they advocate for community pharmacy and patient choice.

  • 2015  |  Arlington, VA  |  May 12-13
    Hilton Crystal City at Reagan National Airport

Diabetes Accreditation Standards-Practical Applications (DASPA)

Learn how to take a case management approach to patient care and discover a pathway to completing accreditation to bill Medicare for DSME/T services. For registration and agenda information, visit

  • 2015  |  Alexandria, VA  |  June 11 - 12
    NCPA Headquarters

Specialty Forum

This Specialty Forum will illustrate the current landscape of the specialty marketplace and explore the intersection of specialty medications, community pharmacy, and patient care.

  • 2015  |  Alexandria, VA  |  June 11

"Celebrate Independents Month" Begins

Celebrate independent community pharmacy all month long with NCPA! Members can access marketing and social media materials at (login required).

  • 2015  |  July 1

Front-End Profit Building Seminar

Become a merchandising superstar in just one day with Front-End Overhaul! Learn more about boosting your store's curb appeal and profits at

  • 2015  |  Charlotte, NC  |  August 20
  • 2015  |  Washington, D.C. area  |  October 9

American Pharmacists Month Begins

Celebrate pharmacists' contributions to health care!

  • 2015  |  October 1

High Performance Strategies for LTC Pharmacies, Sponsored by Pharmacists Mutual Companies

Whether you're new to LTC or already in the game, this program will show you new trends in transitional care for the patient-centric pharmacy market and help you use quality measures data to support your facilities in improving their performance. Click here for registration information.
  • 2015  |  Washington, DC  |  October 8-9
    Gaylord National Harbor

Annual Convention

Join your peers for four days of continuing education, networking, a 100,000-square-foot trade show floor, best practices, and more. Stay tuned for more information about registering for the premier community pharmacy convention.

  • 2015  |  Washington, DC  |  October 10-14
    Gaylord National Harbor
  • 2016  |  New Orleans, LA.  |  October 15-19
  • 2017  |  Orlando, FL   |  October 14-18
  • 2018  |  Boston, MA   |  October 6-10
  • 2019  |  San Diego, CA   |  October 26-29

Small Business Saturday

Encourage customers to support independent small businesses today!

  • 2015  |  November 28, 2015

Multiple Locations Conference

Learn more about expanding your current businesses at our popular event. 

  • 2016  |  Ft Myers, FL.  |  February 10-14
    Hyatt Coconut Point