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May 16, 2016
Health Disparities and Cultural Competence SIG Webinar
Biological Sciences Section Webinar
Laboratory Instructors SIG Webinar
Annual Meeting Announcements Submissions Due
Pharmacy faculty research grant data is now available through the Pharmacy Faculty Research Grant Data directory or Federal Grant Search, for the fiscal year ending Sept. 2015. Faculty research grant institutional rankings are also available. Over the previous fiscal year, overall funding rose by 17%.
The Continuing Professional Education Section has changed its name to the Continuing Professional Development Section, per approval from the AACP Board of Directors.
National data and an Institutional Research Brief PDF from the 2014/15 Financial Survey are now available. The survey collected data related to school expenditures, revenues, and research and training funding. Key questions asked about faculty start-up packages, graduate student support, resident and fellow salary support, and payments for preceptors.
Hotel and travel information is now available for Pharmacy Education 2016, July 23–27, at the Anaheim Marriott and Convention Center. Information includes how to access discount tickets to Disneyland through your registration. [register now]
Health Disparities and Cultural Competence SIG: Implicit Bias: A Framework for Education in Cultural Competency in a Rural Pharmacy Health Certificate Program, Wednesday, May 18, Noon ET
Biological Sciences Section: How to Find and Apply for Corporate and Foundation Funding Opportunities, Thursday, May 19, 1:00 p.m. ET
Laboratory Instructors SIG: Patience for Patients: The Joys and Challenges of Using Standardized Patients in the Clinical Skills Lab, Wednesday, May 25, 2:00 p.m. ET
All submissions are due Wednesday, June 1, at 11:59 p.m. PT. Please submit one form per teacher, In Memoriam and dean change. Submissions for Teachers of the Year received after this time may not be able to participate in the luncheon. Contact: Melinda D. Colón.
AACP is partnering with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on its 2016 smoking cessation campaign: Tips From Former Smokers The campaign features real people whose lives have been impacted by smoking and shows how smoking effects health, lives and families.
Please show your support:
Please join this important campaign, and show that pharmacists can help people live healthier, better lives.
The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine's Global Forum on Innovation in Health Professions has released video and slides from its April 2016 Workshop, The Role of Accreditation in Enhancing Quality and Innovation in Health Professions Education. Videos from the event are also available as a YouTube playlist.
The National Institutes of Health has released a video archive of its Integrating Behavioral and Social Sciences into Healthcare Education Web cast, which includes AACP EVP & CEO Lucinda L. Maine. The goal of the workshop is to share methods and mechanisms for integrating social and behavioral science curricula into health professional education. For more, visit the BSS Collaborative Web site.
Last updated on: 5/16/2016 3:05 PM