"one that defends or maintains a cause or proposal" (Webster’s Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary)
"the act or process of advocating" (Webster’ Ninth New Collegiate Dictionary)
Advocacy, simple definition, complex expectations especially for those asked to become or assume the role of advocate! AACP members should appreciate that advocacy:
Pharmacy education shares the same mission of all higher education: teaching, research and service. This mission provides a ready advocacy platform of sufficient breadth from which any AACP member should be able to identify a cause or proposal around which they can advocate.