The Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) announced that Tod (TJ) Grimm, R.Ph., MBA, of Cleveland, Ohio, was installed as Vice President at its 140th Annual Conference held April 20-22 in Columbus.
Grimm is a 1994 graduate of Ohio Northern University Raabe College of Pharmacy. He continued his education at Cleveland State University, where he received his Master’s in Business Administration in 1997.
He currently practices as program director at The Centers for Families and Children in Cleveland, which he started as a single pharmacy and has expanded to six locations, and serves as the program director of one of the largest national community residency programs. Grimm also launched a large outreach vaccine/wellness program in the community and is actively involved on OPA's Legal & Regulatory, Pharmacy Economics, Public & Professional Relations committees, and Independent Special Interest Group.
“We are pleased to have Tod Grimm on our Association’s Board of Trustees. He has been a valued member of the organization and the pharmacy community for many years, and we look forward to working with him in his new leadership position,” said Ernest Boyd, OPA Executive Director.
OPA, established in 1879, represents more than 4,000 pharmacists, pharmacy educators, and pharmacy students throughout the state. It is OPA’s mission to unite the profession of pharmacy and encourage interprofessional relations, while promoting public health through education, discussion, and legislation.