Thursday April 21, 2016 at 5:00 PM CDT
Saturday April 23, 2016 at 12:30 PM CDT

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Registration Fees

Late Registration Prices Start April 1

Pharmacist (ACA/ACVP Member) - $649
  Late Registration - $749
Pharmacist (ACA/ACVP Member) & Spouse/Guest - $949
 Late Registration -- $1,049
Pharmacist (Non-Member) - $749
  Late Registration - $849
Pharmacist (Non- Member) & Spouse/Guest - $1,049
 Late Registration -- $1,149
Pharmacy Technician (ACA/ACVP Member) - $549
  Late Registration - $649
Pharmacy Technician (ACA/ACVP Member) & Spouse/Guest  - $849.00
  Late Registration - $949.00
Pharmacy Technician (Non-Member) - $649
  Late Registration - $749
Pharmacy Marketer (ACA/ACVP Member) - $549
  Late Registration - $649
Pharmacy Marketer (Non-Member) - $649
  Late Registration - $749
Retired Pharmacist (No CE) - $499
  Late Registration - $599
Retired Pharmacist (No CE) & Spouse/Guest - $799
  Late Registration - $899
Student - $150
  Late Registration - $150
Guest (No CE) - $549
  Late Registration - $649
Zoo Tour Only - Non Registered Guest - $85
(The Zoo Tour Only fee - includes lunch, transportation  and Zoo Tour) 

Registration fee includes all CE materials and food functions. (Thursday Evening "Meet & Greet", Friday and Saturday Hot Breakfast, Friday CE at the Audubon Nature Institute and Refreshment Breaks.)


New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130

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30+ days before event - Full Refund
29-14 days before event - 50% Refund
13-1 days before event - No Refund


Dana Easton 
American College of Veterinary Pharmacists 

2016 ACVP Veterinary Compounding Conference

Join us in New Orleans for our Annual ACVP Veterinary Compounding Conference! 

Experience 11 hours of continuing education for pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, & marketers focused on veterinary compounding and pharmacology. Veterinarians and veterinary technicians are also welcome; the Veterinary Compounding Conference offers 2.0 hours of RACE-approved CE. Join us for a guided tour of the zoo's hospital area, backstage animal tours and lecture, hosted by the Audubon Nature Institute's Senior Veterinarian, Dr. Robert MacLean, DVM

CE sessions will feature a variety of new speakers–click presentation title for description, objectives, and speaker bio:  


Veterinary Compounding ApplicationsHeather Lindell, PharmD, BS, RPh, DICVP, FSVHP - University of Georgia

Understanding the Changing Laws of Veterinary Compounding, Ashley Morgan, DVM - AVMA

Excipients for Exotics* Speech given at Audubon Nature Institute, Robert MacLean, DVM - Audubon Nature Institute -- RACE-approved for veterinarian and veterinary technician CE                  

Guided Tour of Audubon Zoo, Robert MacLean, DVM


Imagination - Thinking Outside the BoxRandy Carr, RPh, FACVP, FIACP - Carr Drugs, New Orleans, LA 

Zoonosis*, Spencer Tally, PharmD, DVM - Pet Vet Clinic of Cartersville -- RACE-approved for veterinarian and veterinary technician CE    

Connecting the Dots for Successful Growth in Veterinary Compounding, Keri Simerly, MS, CPhT - Super Drugs Pharmacies, LLC

Compounding Trends in Equine Medicine, Dinah Jordan, BSPh, RPh, PharmD, DICVP, FSVHP - College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University


"This program 977-23786 is approved by the AAVSB RACE to offer a total of 2.00 CE Credits (2.00 max) being available to any one veterinarian: and/or 2.00 Veterinary Technician CE Credits (2.00 max). This RACE approval is for the subject matter categorie(s) of: Category Two: Non-Scientific-Clinical using the delivery method(s) of: Seminar/Lecture. This approval is valid in jurisdictions which recognize AAVSB RACE; however, participants are responsible for ascertaining each board's CE requirements" 

The Veterinary Compounding Conference has been approved for 11 contact hours (1.1 CEUs) of continuing education credit. Attendees will be requested to provide their NABP e-Profile ID and birth date (MMDD) to receive credit for any ACPE-accredited CPE continuing education session and complete an evaluation form for each CE session. All sessions carrying the ACPE program number are approved for continuing education credit. The American College of Apothecaries, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.

Arrive early for the Thursday evening "Meet & Greet" reception with attendees, speakers, and sponsors. Friday starts with a hot breakfast, followed by CE sessions, and then we grab a prepared lunch and head to the Audubon Nature Institute. Once we arrive at the zoo we will experience a guided tour with CE until 5:00 pm You will have the opportunity to experience downtown NOLA on Friday evening and visit with our event sponsors.

Saturday starts with a hot breakfast followed by CE sessions. We will take a 30-minute break at 10:00 am for those of you who would like to check out of your rooms. CE will resume from 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Designed specifically for independent pharmacies, this is the business training you can’t afford to miss. With 7.0 hours of CE credit, the ACA Business Management BOOTCAMP will put your company on the path towards best-in-class performance with your own people, processes, and technology. 

Kha Le, Principal Consultant for Revolution Advisors, will lead participants through sessions on Strategic Leadership, Operational Management, Human Resources, Entrepreneurial Marketing, and Financial Literacy & Accounting that will give Pharmacy Owners, Managers, and Key Staff the tools they need to maximize individual, team, and organizational potential.

This course will also be offered on August 18 before the ACA Fall Pharmacy Conference in St.Louis, MO.

Click for online registration:

Business Management Training August 18, 2016

Hotel Reservations

Our group will be staying downtown in The New Orleans Marriott. Please contact Susan Decker, ACA Director of Conferences - 434-989-5938 susan@acainfo.org to assist with your reservations. The ACVP group room rate is $265 plus taxes per night.