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VPhA 2019 Legislative Day

January 23

Registration for the VPhA 2019 Legislative Day has now ended. We will be deploying teams to legislators offices to do a mobile health fair and legislative visits simultaneously.

Schedule

  • 7:00 a.m. -7:30 a.m. – Arrive at SunTrust building (Room name to be announced) for sign in, breakfast, and an overview of VPhA’s legislative initiatives. You will also receive your team assignments.
    7:30 a.m. -8:00 a.m. – Depart to General Assembly building (Pocahontas Building) for the roving health fair, advocacy teams, other assignments.
  • 11:15 a.m.-12:00 p.m. – Wrap up team events. Those attendee’s going to the House/ Senate Gallery will head to the Capitol. All other attendees will return to the SunTrust Building.
  • 12:00 p.m.  – 1:30 p.m. – Joint lunch at the SunTrust Building with Virginia Society of Health Systems Pharmacists

Room Block

We’ve secured at Room Block at the Hampton Inn ($149). The hotel is located at 700 East Main Street – Suite A, Richmond, Virginia 23219. Only 2 blocks away from the event. Reserve your room or calling the hotel at 804-643-5400 and ask for the VA Pharmacists Association room block. Parking is $15. The room block will end on January 21st so BOOK NOW.

Pictures

Please take pictures with General Assembly members and of Pharmacy Day activities and post them to social media using the #VPhApharmday19.

Come Prepared!

Check out the VPhA Advocacy page for the latest information on VPhA’s legislative initiatives. There are also webinars that will educate you on pharmacy issues and the best way to communicate with legislators.

Parking

We recommend parking in the Bank of America parking garage at 1111 E Main St; you can enter from Main St. It is $15 for the day and $3/hour. It is close to the Sun Trust building and Pocahontas building.

The SunTrust Building also has parking. It is $3/hour, or a maximum of $18.00 per day.

The Bank of America lot is #61 on this list.

 

Don’t know your legislator?  Look it up here: http://whosmy.virginiageneralassembly.gov/

Registration is now closed.

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January 23
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