September 21: OPA Awards & Leadership Nomination Solicitations Deadline
UNDER 40 and Media awards accepted through February 21, 2022
OPA AWARDS SOLICITATION
Hurry! September 21, 2021 is the deadline to nominate candidates for OPA Awards. Information and criteria are below. (UNDER 40 and Media Award Nominations may be submitted until February 21, 2022.)
OPA will recognize the accomplishments of members throughout the state at the 2022 OPA Annual Conference, April 1-3, 2022, in Columbus. Any OPA member may nominate any eligible member for the awards. Information about the awards and their criteria may be found on the Awards nomination form which is linked below.
OPA Media Awards
Awards are presented to persons in the media (broadcast and print) promoting medication safety or pharmacy issues to the public. (February 21, 2022 deadline)
OPA LEADERSHIP NOMINATION SOLICITATIONS
Hurry! September 21, 2021 is the deadline to nominate candidates for leadership positions in the Ohio Pharmacists Association. Information and criteria for nominations follow below.
Enhance Your Career with Leadership in OPA
Consider a position on OPA's 2022 ballot. Leadership in OPA will afford you the opportunity to contribute to the planning process in moving Ohio pharmacy forward, to develop skills that will benefit you professionally and personally, to meet and exchange ideas with innovators in the profession, and to feel a sense of accomplishment. Exciting things are happening with the practice of pharmacy. Be a part of it!
Vice President. The Vice President is responsible for assuming the duties of the President in the absence of the President and the President-Elect. He/she shall be a voting member of the Executive and Finance Committees, and the Board of Trustees. The Vice President is elected for a term of one year, then assumes the offices of President-Elect, President, and Past President for one year terms.
Trustees. Districts 1, 2, 5, 9, 10, and 11 will be electing one trustee each to serve 2022-2024 terms on the Board of Trustees, which meets four times per year. See the district map below to determine your county by district.
Any OPA active member may nominate himself/herself or any other OPA active member. All OPA members will vote for officers, and District Trustees will be elected by members of their individual districts.