Past Events

Click here to view the past events for the 2021 – 2022 term.

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June2022
NYCSHP Transition DinnerNYCSHP held our transition dinner at Fogo de Chao. This dinner was open to all our current and incoming Board of Director and Committee Chairs. This was a night for everyone to meet each other, network, and discuss some ideas for the upcoming year.
In-person event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmFogo de Chao
4
August2022
August Board of Directors MeetingFirst Board of Directors & Committee Chairs meeting for the 2022-2023 year.
In-person and virtual event.
6:00pm – 9:00pmNYU Langone Tisch
11
August2022
NYCSHP Pharmacy Resident Networking DinnerNYCSHP’s New Practitioners Committee, hosted a NYC Pharmacy Resident Networking Dinner. This year, we hope to increase engagement with NYC pharmacy residents and provide opportunities for networking, professional development, and continuing education programs.
Event invites were sent to NYC Residency Program Directors to forward to their residents.
In-person event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmFogo de Chao
25
August2022
Keeping Cool in the Chaos: A Focus on Japanese ReikiSpeaker: Darah K. Salmaggi, MS
Our Well-Being and Resilience Committee organized a special CE program featuring Darah K. Salmaggi, a Program Manager of the Integrative Health Department at NYU. She gave a presentation focused on Japanese Reiki, a technique for stress reduction and relaxation!
In-person and virtual event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmSarabeth’s Restaurant
1
September2022
September Board of Directors MeetingSecond Board of Directors & Committee Chairs meeting for the 2022-2023 year.
In-person and virtual event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmClub A Steakhouse
10
September2022
Yoga and Picnic in Central ParkYoga Instructor: Krisoula Horiates, PharmD, BCOP
NYCSHP’s Well-Being and Resilience Committee hosted a yoga class in Central Park led by Krisoula Horiates, a certified yoga instructor. This class accommodated to yogis and yoginis of all skill levels. Attendees were able to unlock tension, relieve stress, and enjoy a picnic afterwards with other members! This event was free and open to everyone!
In-person event.
Arrival 11:00am
Start 11:30am
Central Park
22
September2022
Polypharmacy and Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Older Adults: Deprescribing is Essential to Good PrescribingNYCSHP Geriatric CE Program
Speaker: Shireen Farzadeh, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP
In-person and virtual event.
[Click here] to view our top takeaways from this CE.
6:00pm – 8:30pmLimani
29
September2022
Retirement by DesignNYCSHP Financial Health CE
Speaker: Daniel Bodnar, MPA
In-person and virtual event.
[Click here] to view our top takeaways from this CE.
6:00pm – 8:30pmNino’s Restaurant
30
September2022
Fleece FundraiserThe Special Projects and Community Outreach Chairs organized a Fleece Fundraiser to continue supporting Cycle for Survival!

These are exceptionally soft, midweight fleece jackets made with 100% polyester. They feature knotted zippers, two zippered front pockets, an adjustable waist hem, and they are all embroidered with the NYCSHP logo.

For each $60 donation, you receive 1 fleece jacket with the NYSCHP logo AND 1 line of embroidery shipped directly to you. For an additional $7 dollars per fleece jacket, you can add a 2nd line of embroidery (15 characters MAXIMUM per line).  

All proceeds from this NYCSHP Fleece Fundraiser will benefit Cycle for Survival.

Pre-orders were accepted between September 1st to September 30th. Fleeces anticipated to be shipped in November/December 2022.c
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October2022
October “Wellness for Wellness” MonthNYCSHP’s Well-Being & Resilience Committee collaborated with the Delaware Society of Health-system Pharmacists (DSHP) to support the Dr. Lorna Breen Foundation. This foundation focuses on healthcare worker wellness in honor of Dr. Lorna Breen, a New York-Presbyterian physician, who lost her life (suicide) during the pandemic. Some goals of the foundation include implementing well-being initiatives for healthcare workers, reducing burnout, and improving provider well-being. To learn more about the foundation please click here.

During this month, there were many exciting virtual classes taking place (i.e., yoga, meditation, nutrition, Barre3, circuit strength training, and mindful marathon training). All donations go directly towards supporting the foundation. The month ended with a collaborative 5K (3.1 mile) run/jog or 1 mile walk with DSHP on Sunday, October 30th. DSHP hosted the event at Bellevue State Park and NYCSHP hosted it at Central Park. Members of all fitness levels are welcomed to join! 

To view the monthly “Wellness for Wellness” events Click Here
1
October2022
“Ask the Pharmacist” and “Diabetes Q&A”NYCSHP collaborated with the Queens Central Library for their Health and Wellness Fair!

Our Special Projects & Community Outreach Chairs, Cerris and Mah, and other members volunteered for a community service event at the Queens Central Library. Pharmacist members and students were encouraged to assist at the “Ask a Pharmacist” or “Diabetes Q&A” table. Volunteer shifts were two hours any help was appreciated! This event was attracted a lot of attention and our members were able to provide a lot of education to the community!
11:00am – 3:00pmCentral Library
89-11 Merrick Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11432
6
October2022
October Board of Directors MeetingThird Board of Directors & Committee Chairs meeting for the 2022-2023 year.
In-person and virtual event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmElea
13
October2022
General Membership Networking DinnerJoin us for our October Networking Dinner! Our members are invited to bring their colleagues to learn more about NYCSHP, meet pharmacy professionals from various institutions, and enjoy a night together as we begin to celebrate Pharmacy Week starting October 16th!
In-person event.
6:00pm – 8:30pm
16
October2022
Making Strides Against Breast Cancer In Central ParkA QUAD Chapter Collaboration: WCSHP, NYCSHP, ROYALS, & LISHP
Join us on a walk to support the fight against Breast Cancer!

Why You Should Join NYSCHP Cancer Slayers?
Even though we all have our own reasons for joining Making Strides, we’ll take down breast cancer because we’re in it together. Our team is fundraised for the American Cancer Society’s support services and lifesaving research.
In-person event.
8:00amCentral Park
20
October2022
Letter of Intent/Mock Interview Writing WorkshopInterested in Residency or Fellowship? Want to learn how to write an effective letter of intent or improve your interview skills? NYCSHP hosted a collaborative event with several student organizations from SJU, LIU, and Touro! During this in-person workshop, we provided students with helpful tools for the application process!
In-person event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmNYU Langone Tisch
27
October2022
NYCSHP Pharmacy Resident Advocacy & Networking NightNYCSHP presented our 2nd Resident Networking Event! This event was co-hosted by our Advocacy and New Practitioners Committee! We provided an overview of advocacy and ways to get involved, and clinical specialists from all different practice areas were present to talk about their roles and answer residents’ questions!
In-person event.
6:00pm – 8:30pmNYU Langone Tisch
30
October2022
NYCSHP x DSHP 5K (3.1 Mile) Run or 1 Mile Walk October “Wellness for Wellness” Month
Participants joined us to celebrate the end of the “Wellness for Wellness” Month with a 5K (3.1 mile) run/jog or a 1 Mile Walk in Central Park. This event was open to everyone of all fitness levels! There was a suggested donation of $10 to the Dr. Lorna Been Foundation for this event: https://drlornabreen.org.
Arrival Time: 9:00am
Start Time: 9:30am 
Central Park

Other Societies’ events

2
August2022
Updates in Diabetes Medications: A Focus on SGLT-2 Inhibitors and GLP-1 Agonists | Considerations for Managing Diabetes in Older PatientsNew York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists (NYSCHP) Monthly Webinar CE: Diabetes Miniseries Part 1
Speakers: Caitlyn Gordon, PharmD, BCPS, CDCES and Nicole Albanese, PharmD, CDCES, BCACP
Virtual event.
7:00pm – 9:00pm
11
August2022
Addressing the Bidirectional Link Between COVID-19 and Diabetes | Inpatient Considerations for the Management of Hyperglycemia and Diabetes MellitusNew York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists (NYSCHP) Monthly Webinar CE: Diabetes Miniseries Part 2
Speakers: Krysta Shannon, PharmD, BCPS and Emma Gorman, BS, PharmD, BCPS
Virtual event.
7:00pm – 9:00pm
21
September2022
Professional Development and Career Advancement with Henry CohenNew York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists (NYSCHP) Leadership Development Committee: Lunch with a Leader
Virtual event.
12:00pm – 1:00pm
23
September2022
10th Annual Tri-State Health-System Pharmacy Summit
(CSHP, NJSHP, NYSCHP) 
In-person event.
7:30am – 4:00pmSleepy Hollow Hotel & Conference Center
12
October2022
NYSCHP Statewide Residency & Fellowship ShowcaseNew York State Council of Health-system Pharmacists (NYSCHP) presented the first annual virtual Statewide Residency and Fellowship Showcase (SRFS). 
Residency and Fellowship programs from around the state were available during two different time blocks. The program was available to P3 and P4 students free of charge. 
Virtual event.
Session 1
9:00am – 12:00pm

Session 2
1:00pm – 4:00pm
12
October2022
PrEPare Yourself for Updates in PrEPRoyal Counties Monthly Webinar CE
Speakers: Rachel Lumish, PharmD, BCACP and Meagan Freel, PharmD, BCACP
In-person and virtual event.
6:00pm – 8:00pm
18
October2022
m(ED) Safety: Preventing Errors and Patient Terrors in the Emergency DepartmentAnnual QUAD Chapter Meeting (Hosted by LISHP)
Speaker: Cierra Treu, PharmD, BCCCP
In-person event.
6:00pm – 9:00pm
20
October2022
NYSCHP Research and Education Foundation (REF) 12th Annual Summit 
5:30pm – 8:00pm
21
October2022
Student Curriculum Vitae (CV) Review ProgramThis program was for any pharmacy students who would like their CV reviewed by NYSCHP’s New Practitioners Committee.