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Friday, July 7 – DAY 1
7:30AM – EndGolf Tournament [Pre-registration required]
Sponsored by Southern Pharmacy Cooperative and Morris and Dickson, LLC
Separate pre-registration required.

The tournament will be at the Cattails Golf Club at MeadowView. Continental Breakfast will be available at 7:30, and we will have a shotgun start at 8:00. Enjoy a cook-out style lunch at the end of the tournament, along with the presentation of prizes for the top teams.
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1:00PM – 2:00PMTPA Summer Meeting 101 – Everything You Need to Know but Were Afraid to Ask!
Whether this is your 1st meeting or your 130th, you may have questions about the Summer Meeting and the different sessions and events. We will help answer those questions to make you more comfortable in attending and participating. We will also be glad to provide information about how your membership in TPA benefits you. You guide this discussion – bring your questions!
4:45PM – 5:15PMPharmPAC Meeting and Reception
Sponsored by APCI
As a pharmacy professional, political advocacy is extremely important to your practice and your future. Join us as we discuss current initiatives and upcoming opportunities, and please consider making a contribution to this important effort.
5:30PM – 7:00PMAwards Celebration
TPA and TSHP take great pride in honoring the incredible individuals and organizations who have made significant contributions to the profession of pharmacy. Join friends, family, and colleagues as we gather to celebrate those whose achievements have enriched and advanced patient care through exemplary pharmacy practice. The Awards Celebration is a wonderful opportunity to reconnect with the profession and reflect not only on the accomplishments of others, but on our own achievements. Join us for hors d’oeuvres as we celebrate the 2017 Award Recipients.
7:00PM – 8:00PMOpening Reception with Exhibitors
Sponsored by Southern Pharmacy Cooperative and Morris and Dickson, LLC
Start your TPA Summer Meeting experience off right by getting acquainted with our exhibitors! Join us at our Opening Reception to catch up with old friends, meet new ones, and build valuable relationships. Beverages and heavy hors d’oeuvres will be provided.
10:00PM – 11:30PMStudents & New Practitioners Event
Sponsored by CVS Health
Come and hang out with all our student pharmacists and new practitioners! Get to know fellow colleagues from across the state and grow your professional circle as you build a successful start to a satisfying career. Snacks and beverages will be provided. While there is no charge for this event, pre-registration is required.
Saturday, July 8 – DAY 2
6:45AM – 7:55AMCollege/School of Pharmacy Alumni Breakfasts
More details will be announced soon!
10:15AM.3:00PMOuting for Alliance Members and Guests
Event details will be announced soon! The outing is included with Alliance/Guest registration, and tickets may also be purchased separately.
11:10AM.12:00PMExhibits Open
12:00PM.1:00PMLunch with Exhibitors
6:30PMEvening Event – PharmFest: Boots, BBQ, and Bluegrass
Sponsored by Pharmacy Plus Programs
Join us for an evening of entertainment, dancing, fun, and delicious food. Help us celebrate our pharmacy community as local pharmacies and businesses join together to make this event possible.
9:00PM – 10:00PMIce Cream Social
Supported by East Tennessee State University Bill Gatton College of Pharmacy
As the dancing comes to an end, enjoy a delicious ice cream treat served by our friends at ETSU!
Sunday, July 9 – DAY 3
6:30AMTPREF Fun Run/Walk
Sponsored by Kroger and East Tennessee State University APhA-ASP
Join your colleagues for a fun run/walk around the beautiful Cattails at MeadowView golf course. This run will begin and end at the hotel. Water and snacks will be provided. While there is no charge for this event, registration is required.
7:00AM – 7:55AMPast Presidents & Pharmacy Veterans Breakfast [Separate pre-registration required] An annual tradition of the TPA Summer Meeting is the gathering of TPA Past Presidents and Veterans of Pharmacy Practice (25+ years) for the opportunity to share their experiences and lessons learned. While there is no charge for this event, registration is required.
11:10AM – 12:00PMExhibits Open
12:00PM – 1:30PMOfficer Installation & Honors Luncheon
Sponsored by Lipscomb University College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
Enjoy lunch while our 2017-2018 officers are installed and we celebrate the hard work of our outgoing officers. This is your opportunity to thank those who provide excellent leadership in our Association.
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