Mission Statement
Association, the largest and oldest state-wide organization representing the profession of pharmacy in Florida.

The mission of pharmacy is to serve society as the profession responsible for the appropriate use of medications, devices
and services to achieve optimal therapeutic outcomes.

In pursuit of that mission, DCPA:

  • advocates the interests of pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in Miami-Dade County;

  • represents members on issues of economics, political action and public relations of interest to pharmacy;

  • promotes, supports and provides education for the enhancement of professional, management and leadership

  • promotes the highest professional and ethical standards of practice for the delivery of pharmaceutical care;

  • identifies, evaluates, and responds to trends and events that impact on pharmacy and the health care delivery
    system, and

  • provides for effective communications between pharmacists, health care organizations and the public.

Dade County Pharmacy Association
A unit association of the Florida Pharmacy Association

are held in
with the regular
Members are
welcome to
participate in
these meetings.
New Mailing Address for Dade County Pharmacy Association: c/o Aceves
1271 NE 97th Street, Miami Shores, FL 33138
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Click the links to download color handouts to your tablet or print black and white
handouts to bring to the seminar.
Saturday Medication Errors
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Saturday Rest of the Day
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Sunday morning Track 1

Sunday morning Track 2
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Sunday afternoon Track 1

Sunday afternoon Track 2
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Greta Pelegrin - DCPA President
Joy Marcus - DCPA President - Elect
The Dade County Pharmacy Association is proud to announce that Pharmacists Pelegrin and Marcus have agreed to serve as
president and president-elect for the upcoming 2 years.

The office of the
President is the most important office in our Unit Association. The President provides the leadership and guidance
the Association needs to be successful. The President has overall responsibility for seeing that the Association provides the positive,
supportive environment its members need to fulfill their goals. The Association actively recruits new members and retains current
ones.  As the Association's leader, one of the President's responsibilities is to analyze and evaluate the Association's strengths and
weaknesses and help the Association become the best it can be. As this is done, there will be the opportunity to develop and
practice leadership skills that can be used in all areas of life. The President will set goals, plan, develop strategies, delegate, coach
and recognize people for their efforts.

The President-Elect...
•         Assists in developing and implementing plans for the growth and development of the Association.
•         Encourages members to participate in the Association's activities and programs.
•         Attends and participate in Executive Committee meetings.
•        Presides in the absence of the President.
Congratulations to 50 year Pharmacists!!!
This year we add 3 more DCPA members to the 50 year Pharmacist status.  Please congratulate Gerald Geist, Harold Hirsch, and
Gerald Warshofsky who have been added to the 20 pharmacist - members of the Dade County Pharmacy Association.  Achieving
the 50 year mark as a licensed pharmacist in the State of Florida is a great accomplishment of survival and tenacity in life and in the
profession!  This is the first year where so many of our active members have reached this mark.

Please join us in celebrating the 50 year Pharmacists, members of the Dade County Pharmacy Association:  Harold Becker, Stanley
T. Brownstein, Harris Cohen, Stanley Cohen, Irwin Feder, Richard Finkel, Gerald Geist, Harold Gluck, Robert Green, Marvin
Greenwald, Harold Hirsch, Paul Kirschenberg, Sheldon Kleinberg, Seth Lefow, Howard Maltz, Bernard Moskowitz, Joseph S.
Paterniti, Morgan E. Richard, John Taschioglou, Richard Wagner, Gerald Warshofsky, Eugene Weinstein, Alan Weiss.

50 year pharmacists are entitled to free membership in the Dade County Pharmacy Association.  
Just a note of observation:  there are
NO LADIES on the list!  Just goes to show the shift in pharmacy over these past 50 plus years.