Argus Commission

AACP Article

The 2017-2018 Argus Commission will:

  • Examine the National Academy of Medicine’s publication “Vital Directions for Health and Health Care” and suggest the role that pharmacy could/should play in the proposed directions for health and healthcare.
  • Examine the systemic issues remaining in the way of practice transformation.
  • Identify strategic goals for AACP to collaborate with professional and regulatory organizations in order to accelerate practice transformation.
  • Identify strategies for schools/colleges of pharmacy to utilize in conjunction with stakeholders in order to optimize the pharmacist’s role in practice.

J. Lyle Bootman (The University of Arizona) Chair

Patricia Chase (Oregon State University) Member

Mary M. Piascik (University of Kentucky) Member

Lucinda L. Maine (American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy) Staff Liaison

Cynthia J. Boyle (University of Maryland Eastern Shore) Member

Joseph T. DiPiro (Virginia Commonwealth University) Member