The Ohio Pharmacists Association (OPA) announced that Jeff Polzin, R.Ph. of Centerburg, Ohio was installed to a third term as a Trustee at its 140th Annual Conference held April 20-22 in Columbus.
Polzin is Pharmacy Manager at Discount Drug Mart in Mt. Gilead, serves on the Morrow County Board of Health and is the Vice President on the board of the Area Agency on Aging, District 5. A graduate of The Ohio State University with a B.S. in Psychology in 1992 and a B.S. in Pharmacy in 1999, he is past president of the Academy of Pharmacy of Central Ohio, and serves on OPA’s Pharmacist Preparedness Task Force. Jeff is a past recipient of the Cardinal Health Generation Rx Award, for his work in the community preventing prescription drug abuse.
“We are pleased to have Jeff Polzin continue 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 continuing to work with him as a Trustee,” 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.