The Commission of Pharmacy

The Connecticut Commission of Pharmacy operates within the Department of Consumer Protection and consists of seven members appointed by the Governor. The Commission has jurisdiction over pharmacy practice in the state and approves the licensure and registration of pharmacies, pharmacists and pharmacy interns. Enforcement actions taken against pharmacy practitioners are included in the monthly minutes of the Pharmacy Commission, available below. The Commission meets the last Wednesday of each month(s) (except February, July and December) the meetings will convene in person at 450 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT 06103. 


Inclement weather update. As long as the state is open the meeting will go on as scheduled even if there is a late opening.
Please refer to this link for information on closings.


Pharmacy Commission Members

Angelo DeFazio, R.Ph., Chairman, Collinsville

Richard Carbray, R.Ph., Rocky Hill Kristin Linder, R.Ph., West Hartford

Debbie Chisolm , R.Ph., Farmington  

 Ann Taylor, Esq., Mystic
 Mary Inguanti, R.Ph., Hopkinton, NH  
Information and Services
  • Pharmacy and Pharmacist License Verification (no fee required):
    • With Disciplinary History: Please send a pre-addressed, postage-paid envelope with a written request to Board Administrator, below.
  • To obtain additional information or to send a request via e-mail:
Upcoming Commission of Pharmacy Meetings
  • January 31, 2024 August 28, 2024
  • March 27,2024 September 25, 2024
  • April 24, 2024         October 30, 2024
  • May 22, 2024          November 20, 2024
  • June 26, 2024      
**NOTICE effective August 28, 2024 
All meetings begin at 10:00 a.m.,  Commission Meeting attendees will be required to appear in person
at 450 Columbus Blvd., Hartford, CT 06103. 
  • Virtual (TEAMS) Meeting(s) are by special request only
Note: The Commission does not meet in the month(s) of February, July or December.
Gina Samples, Board Administrator
Phone: 860-713-6070 
Fax: 860-706-1242
Department of Consumer Protection
Commission of Pharmacy
450 Columbus Boulevard Suite 901
Hartford, CT 06103