Conferences & CME

OAPA ConferenceS

OAPA offers a pharmacology-specific conference each Spring and an annual conference in the Fall.  Other conferences are offered when a need is identified. 

2016 Annual Conference - September 16-18
Columbus Marriott Northwest, Dublin, OH

 2016 Pharmacology Conference

Registration is now open for the 2016 Pharmacology Conference.  It will be held:

April 15-16, 2016
Sheraton Suites
Cuyahoga Falls, OH

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Download a Printed Registration Form


Friday, April 15

Registration at 7:00 AM with sessions from 8:00 AM – 5:15 PM – includes continental breakfast, lunch and cocktail reception.

7.0 CME hours including sessions on Prescription Drug Abuse, Heroin Epidemic, Detox Protocols, JNC 8 Guidelines, Antiplatelet Therapy, Supplements and Treating Depression in Children.

Saturday, April 16

Registration at 7:30 AM with sessions from 8:00 AM – 1:30 PM - includes breakfast buffet and box lunch.

5.0 CME hours including sessions on New PA Practice Laws, PI CME and SA, Mental Health Medications, Autoimmune Disorders and Type II Diabetes Therapies.

OAPA is applying for 12.0 Category I CME hours.  Total number approved has yet to be determined.

Full agenda.


Full Conference - $475
OAPA Member Discount = $175, Member registration is $300

Friday Only - $275
OAPA Member Discount = $100, Member registration is $175

Saturday Only - $225
OAPA Member Discount = $100, Member registration is $125

A printed syllabus is available for $10.  Attendees not purchasing a syllabus will receive an agenda and a link to download session materials from the OAPA website.

Deadline for early bird registration is April 10, 2016.  Registration fees will increase by $100 on April 11, 2016.  Late fee waived for OAPA Members.

Refund (minus $25 processing fee) available upon written request, postmarked on or before April 11, 2016.  No refunds after deadline date.  No refunds for no shows.


(Attendees make their own hotel reservations):

Sheraton Suites,Cuyahoga Falls
Room Rates: $124.00, Reservation Deadline: 3/18/16
Call 330/929-3000 and mention OAPA.
1989 Front Street,Cuyahoga Falls

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2015 Pharmacology Conference Handouts

2015 Annual Conference Handouts



Other Conferences

February 19, 2016

Reimbursement Seminar

March 5-9, 2016

CCF 18th Annual Pain Management Symposium

March 30 - April 3, 2016


April 1, 2016

OSMA Education Symposium

Mission Possible: Care. Connect. Change.

April 14, 2016

PA Preceptor Workshop

June 5-10, 2016

CCF 28th Annual Intensive Review of Internal Medicine