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November 9, 2017




2017 Fall Institute: Strengthening Educational Scholarship


INspire 2018 Microsession Proposals Due



AACP Elections Close


AACP Awards Deadline


IPEC IPE Accreditation Webinar


Distinguished Teaching Scholar Award Deadline


It’s Time to Renew Your Membership

Access valuable resources, strengthen the Academy, bolster your career development and more: AACP membership renewal is now open. AACP has made investments in all areas of member service to provide an even larger and richer collection of programming, resources and professional development opportunities. Renew today.

Registration Now Open: AACP INterim Meeting

Insightful speakers, dynamic microsessions and enlightening peer discussions will invigorate current and future leaders during four days of collaboration and hands-on learning. Join your colleagues in Long Beach, Feb. 24–27, for INspire 2018. Register now.

Two Ways to Recognize Exemplary Scholarly Teaching

The following two awards honor faculty at different stages in their career who demonstrate excellence in the areas of scholarly teaching and the scholarship of teaching and learning. Visit each web page for specific award criteria:

Distinguished Teaching Scholar Award due Dec. 13, at 11:59 p.m. PT.

Emerging Teaching Scholar Award due Feb. 8, at 11:59 p.m. PT.

Student Pharmacists: Solve Community Health Issues with High School Peers

AACP has extended the Pharm4Me Innovation Challenge deadline to April 1, 2018! Encourage your student pharmacists to partner with local high school students for this competition, and jointly identify innovative solutions to medication or health-related problems in their communities.

Applications Open for USPHS IPEC Award

The United States Public Health Service and IPEC are seeking applications for the 2018 Public Health Excellence in Interprofessional Education Collaboration Award. The award presents an opportunity to showcase multidisciplinary efforts to impact community health. Applications are due Friday, Feb. 2.

IPEC Webinar to Address IPE Accreditation

IPEC is hosting a free webinar on Thursday, Dec. 7, at 2:00 p.m. ET featuring a presentation with Health Professions Accreditors Collaborative members. The panel will share their remarks on the history of the formation of HPAC and the future of IPE accreditation, as well as the opportunities and challenges in IPE and collaborative practice. Register now.

New AJPE Publish-Ahead-of-Print Articles

The American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education has released new publish-ahead-of-print articles, including Perceived Stress, Stressors, and Coping Mechanisms Among PGY1 Pharmacy Residents; Developing an Innovative, Comprehensive First-Year Capstone to Assess and Inform Student Learning and Curriculum Effectiveness; and Immunization Education in US Pharmacy Colleges and Schools.


Get to know the candidates, learn about their professional background, and read statements by the president-elect nominees in the 2017 AACP Election Guide. Members will have received an e-mail on Nov. 1 directing them to the virtual polling place, closing Dec. 1, at 11:59 p.m. ET. [read more]

Are you, or someone you know, a change pioneer, outstanding educator or notable innovator? Nominations for the Lifetime Achievement Award, Robert K. Chalmers Distinguished Pharmacy Educator Award, Paul R. Dawson Award for Excellence in Patient Care Research and Volwiler Research Achievement Award are due Wednesday, Dec. 6, by 11:59 p.m. PT.


The AACP Master Preceptor Recognition Program seeks to nationally recognize preceptors for their commitment to excellence in experiential education and professional practice. Applications are due Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. EST.


Healthier Generation

The Innovation Award for Health Care Provider Training and Education recognizes innovative health professional training programs providing nutrition and physical activity education to their students. Two awards will be given: One to those schools or programs offering innovative training for future healthcare professionals; and another to schools or programs offering innovative professional development or graduate training for current healthcare professionals.


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