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February 19, 2021
Student pharmacists have the empathy and desire to help LGBTQ+ patients. Many schools are examining their curricula to find ways to broaden their scope. LGBTQ+ people face an array of health disparities. They are at higher risk of having anxiety, depression, mental illness and substance use disorder.
December 14, 2020
The leaders of 18 pharmacy organizations today issued the following statement following the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of the first Emergency use Authorization for the COVID-19 vaccine.
December 10, 2020
Let me begin with a most sincere expression of appreciation for all you have done over the last nine months in navigating the chaos and concerns associated with the pandemics of 2020.
December 10, 2020
As AACP moves to further facilitate international relationships, pharmacy schools share the learning opportunities that help advance global pharmacy education. Even before a pandemic swept across the globe at lightning speed, it’s been clear for some time that everything from politics to the environment to healthcare is connected on an international level.
December 10, 2020
A Manchester University pharmacist elevates community and emergency senior care.
December 10, 2020
As the coronavirus disrupts long-standing structures, new opportunities emerge to position pharmacists as critical contributors to public health.
December 10, 2020
Dr. Marie Barnard, recipient of an Academy on Violence and Abuse Scholars Award, advocates for pharmacists to be trained to spot domestic violence and play a bigger role in intervention.
December 10, 2020
As the healthcare landscape shifts during the pandemic, telehealth may experience a surge in pharmacy settings.
October 23, 2020
Amidst a national reckoning that the time for change is long overdue, pharmacy schools are taking concrete steps to contend with the role that systemic racism plays in health disparities.
October 23, 2020
Pharmacy schools are putting action behind commitments to diversity and inclusion to serve and support communities.
October 23, 2020
In early June, AACP issued a statement reaffirming its commitment to foster an inclusive community, with diversity of thought, background, perspective and experience. Later that month, AACP joined with several national pharmacy organizations in taking a stand and vowing action against racial injustice, and updated that statement in mid-October with collective actions that all co-signing organizations have taken to-date.
October 22, 2020
One overall winner and four honorable mentions recognized for interprofessional education in health sciences

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