The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy was established by legislative action in 1920. The mission of the Board is to protect and promote the health of Mississippi citizens by regulating and controlling the practice of pharmacy and the distribution of prescription drugs and devices.
The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy is comprised of seven pharmacist members, all appointed by the Governor. They are assisted by an administrative staff headed by an Executive Director appointed by the Board.
The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy has moved to expanded facilities located at 6360 I 55 North, Suite 400, Jackson, Mississippi 39211.Telephone numbers for the new location are 601-899-8880 for the main office and fax at 601-899-8851. The Prescription Monitoring Program may be reached at 601-899-0138 and fax at 601-899-8904.
DEA ALERT: Faxed-Based Phishing Scam Targeting Pharmacies
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has received notification of a faxed-based phishing scam. The DEA urges registered Pharmacies to be on guard against a fax asking for licensing information. The DEA is continuously identifying safeguards against suspicious activity, but cybercriminals are ever evolving with identity theft scams. For more information, click here.
Presidential Executive Order on Drug Addiction | 4/6/2017The White House Has Released A Presidential Executive Order on Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis.
MBP Board Meeting Summary Report: March 2017 | 3/16/2017The Mississippi Board of Pharmacy met on March 9, 2017 to conduct business and hold disciplinary hearings. Please click the following link MBP Board Meeting Summary Report: March 2017 to read a synopsis of the items presented or considered by the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy during their meeting.
A Message from the Executive Director | 3/7/2017
It gives me great pleasure to introduce you to the NEW Mississippi Board of Pharmacy website. I have always been told “good things come to those who wait”. The wait is over.
A Message from the Deputy Director | 3/5/2017
Serving as the Deputy Director of the Mississippi Board of Pharmacy is both an honor and a privilege. The mission of the Board of Pharmacy is to protect the citizens of Mississippi through the regulation of pharmacy and through setting standards that ensure safety and quality health care for our citizens. I could not ask for a more noble mission.
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