FAQ

FAQ

Contact Nicole Whatley at 202-448-8727 for additional information.

GENERAL

When and where is JFPS 2018?
JFPS 2018 is held October 21-24, 2018 at the Kansas City Convention Center in Kansas City, MO. Additional Pre-Conference Workshops will be scheduled for Saturday, October 20. Check the Schedule at a Glance for up-to-date information. 

Has JFPS 2019 been scheduled?
JFPS 2019 will be held
October 27-30, 2019 at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, TX.

Is there a Mobile App?
The Mobile App is now available.

What is the dress code/uniform of the day?

Air Force
Duty Uniform: Service Uniform (any combination of blue shirt/blouse and skirt/pants)
Duty Uniform for Speakers/Moderators: Service Dress Uniform

Army
Duty Uniform: Army Service Uniform (ASU) Class B
Duty Uniform for Speakers/Moderators: Army Service Uniform (ASU) Class A
Optional for Attendees: Army Service Uniform (ASU) Class A​

Navy
Duty Uniform: Summer Khaki
Duty Uniform for Speakers/Moderators: Service Dress Blue
Optional for Attendees: Service Dress Blues

Coast Guard
Duty Uniform for JFPS: Tropical Blue Long
Duty Uniform for Speakers/Moderators: Service Dress Blue
Optional for Attendees: Service Dress Blue

Public Health Service
Duty Uniform: Summer Khaki
Duty Uniform for Speakers/Moderators: Service Dress Blue
Optional for Attendees: Service Dress Blues

Civilian
Business Dress

No Cover/No Salute Required
JFPS 2018 attendees in uniform are required to wear the appropriate head gear and render a salute when protocol would require such courtesy outside of the Kansas City Convention Center and Seminar hotels.

HOTEL

Where can I find hotel information?
The hotel reservation system is now open. The host hotels are the Crowne Plaza and Marriott in Kansas City, MO The lowest federal and civilian rates are available through the Housing Reservations system.

REGISTRATION

How do I register?
Registration is now open.

EDUCATION

What is the maximum number of continuing pharmacy education credits I can receive at JFPS 2018?
APhA is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE). Depending on their organization or branch of service, qualified attendees are able to earn up to 21 hours of CPE credit.

What education sessions are offered?
The full schedule is now available. 

PRESENTING

How can I present a session?
The JFPS 2018 program is complete. Persons who are interested in presenting at JFPS 2019 should email Patricia Szybist with their CV and interest on topics or issues for consideration. The education session topics are determined by the Education Needs Survey and consultation with the JFPS Education Advisory Committee.  

How can I present a poster?
The online submission site for poster presentations is closed. The deadline for submissions was Wednesday, June 20. 

Do you have to be an APhA member in order to submit an abstract?
No, you do not have to be an APhA member in order to submit an abstract.