2013 Annual Meeting Sponsors
Educational Day Sponsors
University of Florida College of Pharmacy
2013 Annual Meeting Exhibitors
Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), Booth 221
ACPE is the national agency for accreditation of professional degree programs in pharmacy and providers of continuing pharmacy education. ACPE offers evaluation and certification of professional degree programs in pharmacy outside the United States. Stop by the booth to learn about ACPE, including new initiatives.
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education (AJPE), Booth 223
The American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education (the Journal) is the official scholarly publication of the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP). Its purpose is to document and advance pharmaceutical education in the United States and internationally.
American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), Booths 220, 222
Do you have questions about the new Academic Research Fellows Program or the CAPE Outcomes? Are you interested in learning about AACP’s institutional research, or want more information about educational programming or the New Investigator Award? Stop by booths #220 and #222 during exhibitor hours to explore many of the programs, products and services that will help you educate and train future pharmacists, educators and pharmaceutical scientists.
American Pharmacists Association (APhA), Booth 308
The American Pharmacists Association, founded in 1852 as the American Pharmaceutical Association, is a 501 (c)(6) organization, representing more than 62,000 practicing pharmacists, pharmaceutical scientists, student pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and others interested in advancing the profession. APhA, dedicated to helping all pharmacists improve medication use and advance patient care, is the first-established and largest association of pharmacists in the United States. For more information, please visit www.pharmacist.com.
American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP), Booth 215
The American Society of Health-System Pharmacists provides health-system pharmacists, pharmacy students and pharmacy technicians with accurate, accessible, and up-to-date information on compliance and regulatory issues, drug information and management. For 70 years, the Society has been on the forefront of efforts to improve medication use and enhance patient safety.
Bio-Oil, Booth 324
Bio-Oil is a specialist skincare product that helps improve the appearance of scars, stretch marks and uneven skin tone. Its advanced formulation, which contains the breakthrough ingredient PurCellin oil, also makes it highly effective for numerous other skin concerns including aging and dehydrated skin.
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Booth 214
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Boehringer Ingelheim, headquartered in Germany, operates globally with more than 44,000 employees. The company is committed to researching, developing, manufacturing and marketing novel products of high therapeutic value for human and veterinary medicine. Visit http://us.boehringer-ingelheim.com. Follow us on Twitter at @boehringerus.
Catamaran, Booths 224, 226 Platinum Sponsor
Catamaran helps organizations and the communities they serve take control of prescription drug costs. Our flexible and innovative solutions improve patient care and empower individuals to take charge of their health.
CertifiedBackground.com, Booth 111
CertifiedBackground.com provides student background screening, drug testing, immunization record management and compliance management solutions to more than half of colleges and universities nationwide. We specialize in working with pharmacy programs and offer clinical sharing capabilities, allowing you to easily share all students' results and records with clinical sites.
Certiphi Screening, Inc., Booths 103, 105 Platinum Sponsor
Certiphi Screening is a leader in student screening, creating AACP’s centralized student screening program and helping individual schools and other fields of study build thorough, compliant student screening programs. Certiphi Screening also provides applicant screening services to top healthcare organizations. Certiphi Screening’s applicant screening services are endorsed by the American Hospital Association.
Collaborative Education Institute (Drake University/The University of Iowa), Booth 310
CEI partners with you to provide preceptors with Web-based education supporting effective teaching, leading and development of student pharmacists. Programming for students is also available to prepare them for practice-based experiences. IPE is on the horizon. Our turnkey curriculum and conference management services are just what you’re looking for. www.GoToCEI.org.
Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy, Booth 306
The Commission for Certification in Geriatric Pharmacy offers a computer-based board certification examination in geriatric pharmacy practice, leading to the Certified Geriatric Pharmacist (CGP) credential. As the baby boomer population ages, the value of this credential will only increase. Visit the CCGP booth to learn more.
Community Pharmacy Foundation, Booth 208
The Community Pharmacy Foundation will be a catalyst for community pharmacists to engage in patient-centered collaborative care, resulting in healthier citizens who value the pharmacist as an essential healthcare team member. Research support and shared knowledge provide the foundation for this role, with over 80% of its grants awarded to college of pharmacy faculty.
Discover Student Loans, Booth 225
We believe in responsible borrowing and encourage students to maximize grants, scholarships and other free financial aid before taking student loans. The Discover Health Professions Loan—designed for graduate students in health professions—covers up to 100% of education costs with fixed or variable interest rates and zero origination fees.
Education Management Solutions (EMS), Booth 227
Education Management Solutions provides a complete clinical simulation management platform for training session recording, review and assessment. The technology helps learners to repeat simulated procedures as often as necessary to communicate better, increase competency and optimize future outcomes in clinical settings. Learn more at booth #227 and visit www.EMS-works.com.
E*Value, Booth 216
E*Value is the complete pharmacy solution, evolving to meet the changing needs of healthcare education. In their 8th year exhibiting at the AACP Annual Meeting, their solution can do more than ever before to ensure your program’s success. E*Value will lead pharmacy schools into the next generation of software—including competency-driven assessment, optimized scheduling and system integration.
ExamSoft Worldwide, Inc., Booth 210 Bronze Sponsor
ExamSoft offers a market-leading exam management and analytics platform that delivers powerful, actionable data to assess learning outcomes and improve learning, engagement and retention. Its software suite enables clients to efficiently and practically administer exams and analyze resulting data to improve curricular design, test design and accreditation compliance. ExamSoft has served hundreds of prominent institutions for more than 14 years and has successfully administered millions of exams.
FDA Office of Women's Health, Booth 107
The U.S Food and Drug Administration Office of Women's Health addresses the health issues of the nation's women by disseminating free publications on a variety of health topics including safe medication use, HIV and depression. The office also funds scientific research and collaborates with national organizations to sponsor outreach initiatives.
Jones & Bartlett Learning, Booth 304
Jones & Bartlett Learning, a division of Ascend Learning, is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment and learning-performance management solutions for the secondary, post-secondary and professional markets. Our comprehensive suite of print and digital solutions is designed to enrich the educational experience for superior learning outcomes.
Kaplan Medical, Booth 117
Kaplan Medical offers comprehensive preparation courses for medical licensure exams for U.S. medical students, international medical graduates, physician assistants, dental, and pharmaceutical students. With 40+ years of experience, Kaplan offers high-yield review with live and online options. Our expert faculty includes practitioners and acclaimed lecturers in a range of fields.
Lexicomp, Booth 206
Lexicomp, part of Wolters Kluwer Health, provides unbiased and current clinical reference solutions to students in pharmacy, medical, nursing and dental schools. Our drug information helps clinicians-in-training prepare for a career in their field, and helps students and faculty members quickly find answers to clinical questions. Lexicomp’s content is available as a site-wide solution for universities, and is accessible online as well as on the latest smartphone/PDA devices.
Liaison International, Inc., Booths 123, 125 Gold Sponsor
Liaison International’s Centralized Application Services (CAS) improves efficiency, drives more informed decisions and reduces costs for each participant in the application processes. AACP launched PharmCAS for students interested in applying to pharmacy schools. Participating schools also receive the benefits of WebAdMIT, the admissions management solution.
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters Kluwer Health company, Booth 209
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters Kluwer Health company is a leading international publisher of medical books, journals and electronic media. We proudly offer specialized publications and software for physicians, nurses, students and clinicians. Please visit our booth to browse our comprehensive product line.
McCreadie Group, Inc., Booth 115
The McCreadie Group, Inc. is a leading provider of software supporting the management of outcomes-based pharmacy education. PharmAcademic, and the integrated PharmPortfolio, can help your school to streamline operations and fully integrate curricular outcomes and mapping into assessments, course management, reporting and experiential education.
McGraw-Hill Professional, Booths 314, 316
McGraw-Hill Medical’s world renowned print and online medical products provide residents, students and faculty with trusted references for the changing demands of pharmacy education. Visit our booth for information on our pharmaceutical books and online content, tools, videos, mobile view and much more.
MedCred Portfolios, Booth 326
EDUCATE, INFLUENCE and INSPIRE through the celebration of accomplishment, education and continuous professional development. Visit the MedCred booth to learn how MedCred Portfolios can give your students an edge with employers, help your graduates strengthen relationships with their patients, and ultimately impact patient satisfaction and medication adherence.
National Association of Specialty Pharmacy (NASP), Booth 322 Bronze Sponsor
NASP represents specialty pharmacy professionals in all practice settings and highlights the unique value its members bring to patients and the healthcare system by focusing on building collaboration among all industry associations, providing educational programs through the Specialty Pharmacy Education Center (SPEC) and to improve patient outcomes and promote the safe and appropriate use of specialty medications.
National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE), Booth 207
Established in 1986, NCBDE grants recognition through board certification in the field of diabetes education to individuals who have satisfactorily met all eligibility requirements and successfully completed the certification examination for diabetes educators.
National Community Pharmacists Association Foundation, Booth 318
Established in 1953, the National Community Pharmacists Association Foundation “preserves the legacy of independent pharmacy” through programs that foster pharmacy entrepreneurism, disaster aid, student scholarships, outreach at pharmacy schools, community service programs and research that stresses the availability of independent pharmacists to provide health services to the public.
Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Pharmacy, Booth 119
Notre Dame of Maryland University School of Pharmacy graduated its first class of Pharm.D. students in May 2013. Its mission is to educate student pharmacists to be compassionate, ethical professionals who improve medication use and provide quality patient care to a diverse population; to develop leaders and advance public health.
PCCA, Booth 217
PCCA Institute was founded to expand on the mission of PCCA, a leader in pharmacy compounding since 1981, using state-of-the-art education technology. The Institute serves as a recognized leader in providing contemporary compounding training for pharmacy school students as well as in assisting colleges/schools of pharmacy develop their compounding curriculums.
Pearson, Booths 202, 204 Gold Sponsor
Pearson is a leading publisher of psychological, counseling, development, cognitive, achievement and career interest assessments, which provide greater insight as you make decisions to achieve successful outcomes. Our well-validated tools include the PCAT, a pharmacy specific test that measures general academic ability and scientific knowledge necessary for the commencement of pharmaceutical education.
PEPID, LLC., Booth 121
With the increasing complexity of today’s healthcare environment, PEPID Pharmacist Pro with AHFS is a fully-integrated clinical and drug reference that helps your students bridge the gap between the classroom and the transition to practice—with just a couple clicks from any computer or mobile device including iPad, iPhone or Android.
Pharmaceutical Press, Booth 219
Pharmaceutical Press, the publishing division of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, publishes a wide range of books (e.g., Martindale, Remington, Basic Pharmacokinetics, Physicochemical Principles of Pharmacy, Health Economics, Minor Illness or Major Disease? and Healthcare Communication), digital products (MedicinesComplete.com), and journals in all areas of pharmacy, pharmacology, pharmaceutical sciences and related disciplines.
Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society, Booth 218
The Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) is the largest global organization of and for those involved with the regulation of healthcare and related products, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, biologics and nutritional products. RAPS offers education and training, professional standards, publications, research, knowledge sharing, networking, career development opportunities and other valuable resources.
Rite Aid Corporation, Booth 211 Bronze Sponsor
Rite Aid has approximately 4,800 pharmacies in 31 states and the District of Columbia. As the largest drugstore operator on the East Coast, we provide efficient workflow in our pharmacy design, an industry-leading pharmacy computer system, automation and clinical services training for our talented community pharmacists.
RXinsider Higher Education Group, Booth 320
RXinsider Higher Education Group is a Web-based software suite that improves communication, organization and efficiency within Experiential Learning and Student Assessment Departments. Our Experiential Learning Management System (ELMS) empowers institutions to effectively manage all experiential learning processes including scheduling, student requirements, time tracking, evaluations, site/employer relations and reporting.
SFI Medical Publishing, Booth 109
SFI Medical Publishing specializes in delivering innovative, high-quality print and electronic drug study guides for pharmacy educators. Our publications, including Sigler’s Pharmacy Cards, Nonprescription Cards, IV Cards, and Dietary Supplement Cards, are excellent tools that professors can confidently recommend to their students. Visit us at www.siglerdrugcards.com.
Walgreen Co., Booth 203 Gold Sponsor
As the nation's largest drugstore chain with fiscal 2012 sales of $72 billion, Walgreens provides more than six million customers the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice in communities across America. Walgreens scope of pharmacy services includes retail, specialty, infusion, medical facility and mail service, along with respiratory services. The company operates 8,086 drugstores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico.
Walmart Stores-Health & Wellness, Booth 302 Silver Sponsor
At Walmart, you'll find a place where you can make a difference in the lives of our customers and enjoy a promising career with plenty of advancement potential. A career at Walmart is more than a job; it's a place to develop your skills and build a career with competitive pay and health benefits for you and your family.
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