The APhA NPN will host a reception and dinner for all attendees on Friday, July 19, at the historic APhA Headquarters on the National Mall. Networking and interactive sessions will be held on Saturday, July 20, at the Washington Plaza Hotel. Included in the programming are four hours of Continuing Professional Development (CPE). Throught out Day of NP LIFE attendees will have an opportunity to schedule one-on-one financial reviews with financial pharmacist, Tim Ulbrich. (Space is limited.)

Claim your CPE credit here.


Schedule Overview

Friday, July 19  
2:00 pm-4:00 pm Capitol Hill Visit (Optional Event - Business Casual and White Coat required) 
7:30 pm -10:30 pm NPN Networking Reception & Dinner at APhA Headquarters (Optional Ticketed Event - Casual Attire)
Saturday, July 20  
8:00 am-8:30 am Check-in & Onsite Registration
8:30 am-9:00 am Welcome to NP LIFE: Networking Coffee Talk
9:00 am-10:00 am Keynote Kick-off: Design Your Career. Empower Your Life. 
10:00 am-11:00 am A New Opportunity for Pharmacist Care: Hormonal Contraceptive Prescribing
11:15 am-12:00 pm Breakout Topic 1: Navigating the Certification Process
11:15 am-12:00 pm Breakout Topic 2: Setting Up for Success - Your 1st 90 Days of Resident Life
12:00 pm-1:30 pm Networking Lunch (On Your Own)
12:30 pm-1:00 pm Financial Planning Breakout Topic #1 How much do I really need to save? 
1:00 pm-1:30 pm Financial Planning Breakout Topic #2 Prioritizing Investment Strategies
1:30 pm-2:45 pm How Tech Will Shape Pharmacy
3:00 pm-4:00 pm Bridging Workplace Gaps: Leading Across Generations
4:00 pm-5:00 pm Closing Keynote: Building Resiliency
6:30 pm-8:30 pm DC Night of Networking - ArTecHouse (Optional Ticketed Event - Casual Attire)


Meet the Speakers


     Ashlee Klevins Hayes, PharmD, MHA
     Meet Rx Ashlee



     Brian Lawson, PharmD
     Get to know Brian



     Lauren Lakdawala, PharmD, BCACP
     Meet Lauren 



     Ryan Jenkins, Next Generation Speaker and Author
     Meet Ryan


     Macary Marciniak, PharmD
     About Macary



     Tim Ulbrich, PharmD
     Meet Your Financial Pharmacist



     Liza Chapman, PharmD, FAPhA
     Welcome Liza



     Alex Varkey, PharmD, MS
     Closing Keynote Topic



     Megan Coder, PharmD, MBA
     Meet Megan




Continuing Pharmacy Education


APhA Day of NP LIFE - CPE Portal Coming Soon! 


APhA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

 CPE Monitor
CPE Monitor is a collaborative system used by ACPE, National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP), and ACPE-accredited providers for all pharmacists, student pharmacists and technicians to record and track their CPE credits. Visit: to set up your e-Profile. Contact NABP customer support at 847-391-4406, Monday to Friday between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm CT for additional information.

CPE Credits
Qualified attendees can earn 4.15 contact hours of continuing pharmacy education (CPE) credit (0.415 CEUs) while attending the APhA Day of NP LIFE. Sessions approved for CPE Credits are indicated by an ACPE number and CEUs in the APhA Day of NP LIFE handouts and online via the website.

Target Audience
APhA Day of NP LIFE education sessions were designed for pharmacists from all practice settings. Courses appropriate for pharmacist participation are designated by an ACPE universal activity number ending in the letter "P."

Learning Level
CPE offered at the APhA Day of NP LIFE is: Level 1 - Baseline knowledge of the subject area is required. The information presented will be a primer on the topic and appropriate for a wide range of pharmacists.

Activity Type
CPE offered at the APhA Day of NP LIFE is: Knowledge-based activities – designed to enhance or add to pharmacists’ knowledge of a topic, mostly through didactic sessions.

For Assistance
Contact the APhA InfoCenter at or 1-800-237-APhA (2742) and press #2 for assistance with login issues. Contact the APhA Education Department at for session codes and other CPE related questions. 

State Requirements
Check with the Board of Pharmacy in your state regarding specific continuing pharmacy education requirements. Florida-licensed pharmacists: To ensure that your continuing pharmacy education participation can be filed with the state-mandated CE Broker system, make sure you have provided APhA with your Florida license number. To check, log on to and select My Account, then License Information.

Partial Credit Policy
APhA does not offer partial credit for any CPE activity.

Grievance Policy
Should any attendee of an approved CPE session be dissatisfied with the quality of the activity, contact the APhA Education Department at within 5 days of the conclusion of the session.

Faculty disclosures are provided in the APhA Day of NP LIFE handouts. The APhA Education Committee and APhA staff disclosures can be found on

Claim Your Credit
To obtain CPE credit, you are required to actively participate in each activity and complete an evaluation. The attendance code provided at the end of each session is needed to access and complete the evaluation. In order to complete the online activity evaluation form, participants will need to have a valid username and password.

1. Log into with your APhA Profile ( username and password.  DO NOT Create a 2nd account. You will need a valid NABP e-Profile ID number to claim credit.
2. Click on the following link to access the APhA Day of NP LIFE CPE Information.
3. Enter the attendance code provided at the end of each session.
4. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the activity evaluation and claim credit.
5. Proof of your CPE credit will be available to you on CPE Monitor, located at
6. Your CPE must be filed by 5:00pm ET on September 1, 2019, in order to receive credit. The attendance code expires on this date and no CPE will be granted after this time.