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CHPA Hosts Inaugural Self-Care Leadership Series & In-Person Summit

In June 2021, CHPA hosted its first Self-Care Leadership Series (virtual) that culminated with an in-person Summit in New Hope, NJ. The webinars provided the relevant and timely educational programming members have come to expect from CHPA in a new, virtual format.

Virtual Leadership Series

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Dr. Scott Gottlieb led a Fireside Chat moderated by 3D Communications' Cindy DiBiasi and CHPA's Scott Melville.

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IRI's Kristin Hornberger and Robert J. Sanders, Jr. presented their highly anticipated State of the Industry: A Look Back and Forward.

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TedTalk Speaker and renowned author, Heather McGhee and CHPA’s DEI Consultant Mariama Boney, LMSW, CAE led a robust panel addressing diversity, equity & inclusion.

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Korn Ferry's Kevin Cashman provided participants with real tools and practices for focused problem-solving during his Adaptive Leadership for Today’s World session.


The in-person Leadership Summit with CHPA Board of Directors, featured the Leadership Address and board chair transition, as well as the presentation of Ivan D. Combe Lifetime Achievement Award to longtime industry leader Scott Emerson. The annual award – the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. consumer healthcare industry – recognizes the outstanding work and contributions of individuals whose actions have created a lasting impact on the people and the affairs of the consumer healthcare sector, and who have directly improved self-care for U.S. consumers.

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CHPA Academy

In January 2021, we launched our CHPA Academy, which helps members find connection and e-learning solutions, with a variety of hot topics available at the convenience of a personal device. Bookmark CHPA Academy, and make sure to check our e-learning page frequently, as we can launch a newsworthy topic in a matter of days. Members can access many of CHPA’s archived webinars by clicking the button below.

Webinars in 2021

Consumer Healthcare 101 Seminar (CH101)


Marketing Webinar Series

In July and August, CHPA hosted a three-part webinar series for more than 250 marketing professionals from member companies, and featuring, timely topics led by industry thought leaders.

  • E-commerce Acceleration: How to Win Today & Be Ahead of the Curve for Tomorrow
  • The Changing World of Social Influence: The New Spaces, Places and Faces to Impact Self Care Purchase Decisions
  • The Future of Stores: How Retailers and Shoppers Are Rethinking Physical Stores (especially for Health and Wellness Brands)
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Virtual Regulatory, Scientific and Quality Conference (RSQ)

In September, CHPA hosted its second virtual Regulatory, Scientific and Quality (RSQ) Conference! The annual event brought together an array of highly respected experts to discuss timely regulatory, scientific, legal, and product quality topics affecting the consumer healthcare products industry. This year, we had more than 330 attendees and record-breaking FDA participation (77), both as speakers and in attendance, including Janet Woodcock, M.D., Acting Commissioner, FDA.

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Supply Chain Webinar Series

In November, CHPA hosted a three-part webinar series designed specifically for senior and mid-level supply chain professionals working in the consumer healthcare industry. Attendees were able to gain exposure to compelling content and build influence in their space.

  • Modeling to Minimize Supply Chain Disruptions
  • Robotics 101
  • Robotics 2.0

CHPA Educational Foundation Hybrid In-Person & Virtual Gala

At this year’s sixth annual CHPA Educational Foundation Gala, we had more than 230 registered attendees who participated either virtually or in person, representing 60 different companies. All of our attendees, speakers, and presenters contributed to an exceptional, memorable evening. We are grateful for the generous support of our sponsors which helped make the event possible.

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Congratulations to all of our U.S. Self-Care Marketing Awards finalists and Grand Prize Winners!

Be sure to save the date for the 2022 CHPA Educational Foundation Gala, November 16, 2022 at the Plaza in NYC!


Upcoming Events

CHPA Self-Care Leadership Summit

March 16-18, 2022 | Aventura, FL

Consumer Healthcare 101

April 5-6, 2022 | Baltimore, MD

CHPA Marketing Conference

July 19-20, 2022 | Philadelphia, PA

CHPA Regulatory, Scientific & Quality Conference

September 20-21, 2022 | Washington, DC

CHPA Educational Foundation Gala

November 16, 2022 | New York, NY