Register now! Thursday, February 28, 2019
The Spokane Pharmacy Association Annual Meeting & Continuing Education is an annual event celebrating the Inland Northwest Pharmacy Community.

Meeting Details

  • Celebrates the Inland Northwest Pharmacy Community
  • Features an excellent dinner, exhibitor showcase, auction, speaker, awards ceremony, and plenty of pharmacy community!
  • The SPA will present its annual awards: Pharmacist of the Year, Pharmacy Technician of the Year, Student Pharmacist/Pharmacy Resident of the Year, Speaker of the Year, and the Pharmacy of the Year.


The McGinnity Room
116 West Pacific Avenue #100
Spokane, WA 99201
5:00 – 8:30 p.m.


5:00-6:30pm – Cocktail reception and networking
6:30pm – Dinner
7:00pm – Introduction of Guests & Recognition of Sponsor, Exhibitors
7:15pm – Keynote Speaker – Dr. Matt Layton
8:15pm – Presentation of Awards
Closing Remarks

Keynote Speaker

“The Opioid Epidemic: From Prevention to Treatment”

Continuing Education Program
Presented by: Matt Layton, MD, PhD, FACP, DFAPA
Washington State University Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine
Clinical Education Director – Mind, Brain and Behavior

Join us to hear Dr. Layton discuss biological, psychological, social, and spiritual approaches to person-centered care in patients with addictions and frequently co-occurring mental and medical disorders.

Layton is a clinical associate professor at Elson S. Floyd College of Medicine in Spokane. He earned his MD and Ph.D. in pharmacology from the University of Kansas. He completed residency training in psychiatry at the University of Washington. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and has obtained certification from the United States Drug Enforcement Agency as a buprenorphine provider for the treatment of opioid dependence. Layton teaches the resident doctors in the Psychiatry Residency Spokane at Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center. He also works with third-year medical students in their six-week psychiatry clerkships. He is involved in training rural primary care doctors, physician assistants and nurses to work with patients who have psychiatric disorders and drug addictions. He also serves as medical director for the Spokane Regional Health District Opioid Treatment Program.

One hour of CE credit will be provided, approved by the Washington State Board of Pharmacy.


SPA Member: $25
SPA Member and guest: $55
General Admission: $40
Admission and SPA Membership ($50 pharmacist): $75
Table (8 tickets): $200

Register Attendees

Update: Registration has been extended through Monday, February 25.

Sponsorships and Exhibitors

Display table cost is: $950– includes recognition at the annual meeting. Due to space constraints we are limited to four exhibitors. Exhibitor tables will be reserved on a first-come-first-served basis. Contact Steve Webbenhurst with questions regarding sponsorship at or 509-499-2917.
Exhibitor Invitation Letter
Exhibitor Application
Annual Meeting Agenda
Exhibitor Online Payment: $950 via PayPal
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Event sponsors receive their company name and/or logo on event communications and recognition at the event. Platinum sponsors receive their company name and logo on the SPA website for the next year. All Annual Meeting Sponsorship levels silver and higher include a table (eight tickets) for the event.

  • Platinum: $999
  • Gold: $749
  • Silver: $499
  • Bronze: $249

If you are interested in becoming an event sponsor or would like more information, please email John Griffith at

2017 Annual Meeting photos by  Mark Nguyen on our Facebook page!

2016 Annual Meeting photos by  Jacqueline Q. Garza:

2015 Annual Meeting photos by Jacqueline Q. Garza: