Upcoming Events

FREE IN-PERSON EVENT - Annual Meeting: Time for a Check-Up hosted by CCPA & CCPA Purchasing Partners, LLC


Children’s Community Physicians Association (CCPA) and CCPA Purchasing Partners, LLC would like to formally invite you to the Annual Meeting: Time For A Check-Up

This year both organizations will be combining their annual meetings into one-all day event. 

Registration is complimentary for CCPA physician members, practice managers and office staff, which includes free CME.

At the conclusion of this learning session, participants will be able to:

1. Produce plans to improve the practices’ billing process to protect the practices’ financial revenue.
2. Develop plans for reviewing the practices’ key performance indicators (KPIs) to improve the practices’ financial and operational workflows, which determine a practice’s financial stability and/or growth.
3. Create plans to improve business practices to avoid mistakes that reduce the clinical and financial viability of the practices.

Please be sure to register for this exciting event using the link below or email by Friday, April 28th. Additional details about the event can be found on the included flyer here
We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday, May 10th
Register in advance by clicking here.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email.

CCPA Purchasing Partners would like to thank Cepheid as the Networking Luncheon Supporter for our
2023 Annual Meeting: Time for a Check-Up

Cepheid offers CLIA Waived RT-PCR tests on the GeneXpert® Xpress System. This is the same technology that is used by thousands of clinics, hospitals, and reference labs throughout the United States and across the globe. 
Cepheid’s gold-standard, confirmatory testing covers SARS-CoV-2, Flu and RSV. Cepheid’s test for Strep A is considered confirmatory and does not require culture backup. Below is the current menu:
Xpress SARS CoV-2/Flu/RSV plus: test for Covid, Flu A&B and RSV from one swab 
Xpress CoV-2 plus: test for Covid only for both symptomatic and asymptomatic patients 
Xpress Strep A: test for strep A in 18-24 minutes with no back up culture required 
To learn more about Cepheid, please visit:

Past CCPA Purchasing Partners Events


Please click the link above for more information including event agenda and speaker presentations and handouts.


Pfizer invites CCPAPP members to the live broadcast: “Help Protect Adolescents and Young Adults During Peak Risk Years: Vaccination can help prevent outbreaks of MenB.”

We invite members to join Pfizer's live broadcast, “Help Protect Adolescents and Young Adults During Peak Risk Years: Vaccination can help prevent outbreaks of MenB.”, featuring speakers Jaime E. Fergie MD, FAAP, FIDSA, FSHEA and Wendy Wright DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP. Please view Pfizer's Program Invitation for more information.

• Jaime E. Fergie MD, FAAP, FIDSA, FSHEA, director, infectious diseases, Driscoll Children’s Hospital, Corpus Christi, Texas
• Wendy Wright DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, adult/family nurse practitioner, Wright & Associates Family Healthcare, Amherst, New Hampshire

Date/Time: Thursday, June 9th at 12 PM, 1 PM and 3 PM EST (You can select the time that works best for you. The program runs approximately 45 minutes.)

• Recognize the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on vaccination rates.
• Review the efficacy and safety profile of a MenB vaccine.
• Discuss implementation of MenB vaccination in your practice. 

To register, please visit Premiere Broadcast (

Pfizer Speaker Program on Thursday, April 22, 2021  

We invite members to join Pfizer's speaker program, Catching Up on Missed Vaccinations: Impacts from the Current Environment and the CDC's 16-Year-Old Platform Including Men B.featuring speakers Cynthia Mears, MD and Barbara Pahud, MD, MPH, FAAP. Please view Pfizer's Speaker Program Invitation for more information including program times and how to register.


Upcoming Exhibiting Events


  • Lurie Children's Annual Pediatric Coding Seminar:|March 18| Gibson’s Steakhouse, Oak Brook

You can find CCPA Purchasing Partners at the following events. Please stop by our table to learn more about our vendor partners and services! Please check back periodically for other upcoming events.  Thank you!