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Virtual Advocacy Day 2022

June 20, 2022 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Please join the California Pharmacists Association and the United Nurses Associations of California, Union of Health Care Professionals for our annual joint Virtual Advocacy Day on Monday, June 20, 2022 from 5:30 pm– 7 pm. This important grassroots event will provide insight and information related to legislation affecting the profession of pharmacy in all practice settings. You will also have the opportunity to hear from legislative leaders and earn CE credit.

CPhA and UNAC/UHCP have partnered together on many legislative issues supporting and defending pharmacists. We are committed to working together to continue to advance the pharmacy protection and ensure that pharmacists are able to provide care to their patients without corporate interference.

Our collaborative efforts have resulted in positive outcomes for our respective members, let’s continue to advocate together in support of pharmacists in all practice settings.

Questions: Contact Michelle Rivas at  mrivas@cpha.com

Advocacy Day Objectives

At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Discuss the unique dynamics shaping policy making in California
  • Identify and review 2022 legislation affecting the profession of pharmacy
  • Review effective grassroots advocacy methods for legislative meetings


  • Michelle Rivas, Executive Vice President, Government Relations & Corporate Affairs
  • Eric Robles, Director, Political & Legislative Affairs United Nurses Associations of California/Union of Health Care Professionals



5:30 pm Welcoming Remarks
5:35 pm Introduction of UNAC/UHCP & CPhA Presidents
5:40 pm Legislative Update/Grassroots Advocacy (1 CE Credit)
6:40 pm Panel of Key Legislative Leaders w/ Q & A
7:00 pm Closing Remarks

Registration Fees

CPhA Member Pharmacist/Technician: $30
CPhA Student Member: $10

The first 150 attendees to register will receive a gift! Deadline for the gift is 6/13/22.
This event is for members only. You will need to join CPhA to register for this event. Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable under any circumstances.


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Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) Credit

Activity Type: Knowledge-based • Duration: 1 Contact Hour
UAN #: 0113-0000-22-029-L03-P, UAN#: 0113-0000-22-029-L03-T
Target Audience: Pharmacists, and Pharmacy Technicians
Release Date: 06/20/2022 • Expiration Date: 06/20/2025

The California Pharmacists Association (#0113) is approved by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education.  Upon completing an evaluation form, participants will be awarded 1.0 hours (0.1 CEUs) of Continuing Pharmacy Education Credit. A statement of credit will not be issued. Participants may log onto the CPE monitor website using their individual log in to download their statement of credit. Please allow 4 weeks for processing of CPE credits to the CPE monitor.


June 20, 2022
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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