The Executive Committee of EMPAA cordially extends this invitation to attend the 41st Annual Meeting of our organization October 29th through November 1st.  Registration is $1350.  This year’s meeting will be held at the Newport Marriott, 25 America’s Cup Avenue, Newport, RI, 02840.


The Eastern Medicaid Pharmacy Administrators Association includes the states listed in the letterhead above.  In addition, representatives of the Western Medicaid Pharmacy Administrators Association (WMPAA), Southern Association of Medicaid Pharmacy Administrators (SAMPA), and American Medicaid Pharmacy Administrators Association (AMPAA) are all invited to attend.  This annual meeting provides an opportunity to meet various State representatives from the Eastern Region and other parts of the country, and participate in presentations of current topics that are relevant to Medicaid pharmacy programs.


Participants are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.  All reservations must be made before October 6th by calling Marriott reservations at 800-228-9290 and mentioning the group code EMPAA, or by booking on-line at the following link


The deadline for standard registration for the meeting is September 22nd. Late registration will be available for $2000 until October 6th.  Registration will not be accepted after October 6th. Online registration for industry representatives and other meeting information may be found on the EMPAA website at    Questions about registration or payment may be directed to the EMPAA Treasurer, Jeffrey Chan at  Dress for the meeting is primarily business casual. More details will be available on the EMPAA web-site as we get closer to the meeting.


Should you have any questions, please contact Paul Jeffrey, EMPAA Chair at 617-847-3732 or  We are looking forward to a successful meeting and hope to see you in Newport.


EMPAA Non-State Invitation Letter

EMPAA draft Agenda




Registration for the 2017 EMPAA conference is now closed.  We look forward to seeing everyone in Newport!








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