Chapter 36-11 of the South Dakota Codified Laws
Examine and license pharmacists.
Department of Commerce
Five members appointed by the Governor:
Four professional members.
One lay member
Term of Appointment:
Three years. Not more than three consecutive full terms. Terms end October 1st.
Frequency of Meetings:
4 meetings per year
Are Members Allowed to Call into Meetings:
Kari Shanard-Koenders, R.Ph., Executive Director
4001 W. Valhalla Blvd., Suite 106
Sioux Falls, SD 57106
The mission of the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy is to protect the health and welfare of South Dakota consumers by administering licensure and inspection of retail and hospital pharmacies; to ensure that all licensed pharmacy practitioners conform to South Dakota Laws and Board of Pharmacy rules; to ensure that all licensed outlets conform to South Dakota Laws and Board of Pharmacy rules; to perform initial licensure of pharmacy practitioners by examination or reciprocity and insure that all licenses are renewed properly; and, to administer the licensure and inspection of wholesale drug distributors and non-resident pharmacies delivering prescription drugs to South Dakota.