The Section of Teachers of Chemistry exists to represent pharmacy educators in the development and implementation of programs and policies which facilitate the provision of a sound chemical foundation in professional and graduate curricula. Effective communication networks within the section, as well as between sections, are the basis for free exchange of information on teaching and research activities, and provide a forum for the establishment of collaborative professional relationships. The section has established the following primary goals:
The Section of Teachers of Chemistry is among the smaller academic sections of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy. There are pharmacy faculty classified as medicinal, pharmaceutical or natural products chemists who are not currently members of the Association. The section needs the support of as many chemistry faculty as possible to most efficiently accomplish the goals outlined in the Strategic Plan, and to have maximum impact on Association programs, policies and activities.