Educational Summit

Policy, Pilots and Patients:
Forces Shaping the Healthcare Experience

November 7, 2017
Hilton Long Beach
Long Beach, California

Program Highlights

The program for this year's intensive, one-day Educational Summit is really beginning to take shape. The theme Policy, Pilots and Patients: Forces Shaping the Healthcare Experience will focus on the State-based Legislative Environment, Impact of Federal Legislation on the Healthcare Industry, Specialty Update, Opioid Policy & Technology, and the Community Care of North Carolina Model. Additional Keynote information and more detailed program descriptions will be available in the coming weeks! Registration Today!

The Moderator for our event will be Walter G. Suarez, M.D., MPH. Executive Director, Health IT Strategy and Policy, Kaiser Permanente.

Non-Members who attend the NCPDP Educational Summit can attend the November NCPDP work group meetings, that directly follow the Summit, free of charge and if the non-member decides to become an NCPDP member, $150 of the Educational Summit registration fee can be applied toward membership dues! Learn more about the value of NCPDP membership by contacting Jenny Powers at 480.477.1000 ext. 143 or via email at

Continuing Education Credits

Continuing Pharmacy Education (CPE) credit will be available for most sessions. CPE credits are provided thanks to a sponsorship from CoverMyMeds.

Cancellation Policy

All registration cancellations are considered official on the date they are received in writing at the Council office. For cancellations made prior to October 6, 2017, NCPDP will refund the registration fee less a $100 administrative processing fee; however, refunds will not be processed until after the program. All refunds will be made within 30 days after the meeting. Registration fees for cancellations received after October 6, 2017 will not be refunded. In addition, refunds will NOT be made for no-shows.

Registration Transfer Policy

Educational Program (Forums/Summits) registrations may be transferred from one company representative to another from the same company at no cost, if done by October 6, 2017. A $50 educational program transfer fee will be required if the substitution is made after October 6, 2017. If you originally paid the member fees but would like to transfer the registration to a non-member, you are required to pay the difference in registration fees as well as the transfer fee. If you originally paid the non-member fees but would like to transfer the registration to a member, you forfeit the difference in the registration fees.


Hilton Long Beach Hotel
701 West Ocean Blvd,
Long Beach, CA 90831 US

Reservations: 844.548.0424 (Remember to mention NCPDP to get the room block rate once it is available).

Hilton Long Beach Deposit and Cancellation Policy

Reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit guaranteed with a major credit card. Individual reservations may be cancelled for no charge until 30 days before arrival. Please note that the hotel will assess a fee equal to one night room and tax if an individual must cancel after this deadline (inside thirty days to group arrival).


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