FAQ

FAQ

GENERAL  

When and where is APhA2019?
APhA2019 will be held in Seattle, WA. The official dates are Friday, March 22-Monday, March 25, 2019. APhA Advanced Training Programs are scheduled for Thursday, March 21 and Friday, March 22. 

Where is the meeting located?
The core Educational programming, General Sessions, APhA and APhA-ASP House of Delegates, and Exposition take place at the Washington State Convention Center. Meetings and networking events are held at both the Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle.   

How many people will be at the conference?
The APhA Annual Meeting and Exposition attracts nearly 6,000 attendees each year.    

What is the dress code?
Attire is business casual. Feel free to be comfortable in slacks, polo shirts, sweaters, blazers, blouses, and most importantly, comfortable shoes. We recommend dressing in layers as temperatures in meeting rooms can vary. Visit weather.com for the forecast prior to travel.

Will there be family activities?
The Spouse/Guest registration fee is for non-pharmacist guests who wish to attend the Exposition, Opening Reception, and Closing Event. Continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credits are not awarded to spouse/guest registrants. For assistance with area attractions, tours, or childcare, contact your hotel concierge. 

How can I schedule an event?
Organizations must request an event through APhA via the Affiliate Scheduling Form. Space available for miscellaneous meetings will be split between the Washington State Convention Center and Sheraton Seattle.  

REGISTRATION

How do I register?
Registration for APhA2019 is now open.

HOTEL

When can I make my hotel reservation? 
Hotel reservations for APhA2019 is open. APhA2019 offers guaranteed lowest rates. Rooms must be booked through Expovision, the official APhA2019 Hotel Reservation Office.

What is the headquarter hotel?
The headquarter hotel is the Sheraton Seattle. 

EDUCATION   

What education sessions are offered?
The list of Education Sessions is available.

What is the maximum number of continuing pharmacy education credits I can receive at APhA2019?
APhA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). Choose from many learning opportunities to increase your value and make big strides in your professional development—earning up to 20 hours of CPE credits in the process.

Will I be able to access the program on my mobile device?
Yes, the APhA2019 Mobile App provides access to sessions, events, and much more! Available in February.

PRESENTING  

How can I present a poster?
The APhA Contributed Papers Program is closed. The submission deadline was Wednesday, October 3.

Do you have to be an APhA member in order to present an abstract?
APhA membership is not required in order to present an abstract.