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Recent Updates

March 18, 2020
INsight 2020 provided attendees a chance to recharge with new connections, strategies and perspectives from Puerto Rico. Why is change necessary? What needs to change within an organization to shift its culture? Dr. Noel E. Wilkin, provost and executive vice chancellor for academic affairs, professor and research professor at The University of Mississippi, kicked off programming at INsight 2020 by exploring the questions needed to facilitate effective change.
March 10, 2020
Arlington, Va. — The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy today announced the recipients of its top awards, which recognize three individuals, one institution and one scholarly paper, for their outstanding contributions made to pharmacy education, research, patient outcomes, community service and publication. Recipients will be honored at AACP’s annual meeting, Pharmacy Education 2020, July 18-22, in Long Beach, Calif.
February 13, 2020
Pharmacy students, faculty and administrators will meet in 2021 to address diversity in healthcare education and practice.

AACP and the ...

January 29, 2020

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) recently put out a call for comments requesting feedback and additional input and ...

January 29, 2020

Dear Colleagues:

Happy New Year! I have high hopes for the new year as we work together to transform pharmacy ...

January 29, 2020
Pharmacy school curricula are prioritizing patient safety to prepare future pharmacists for their vital role in keeping patients safe.
January 29, 2020

A collaborative project involving the University of Wisconsin–Madison School of Pharmacy is focused on redesigning prescription labels to improve patient ...

January 29, 2020

Zombies? No problem. A course featuring some apocalyptic challenges prepared student pharmacists to face real-world emergency situations.

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January 29, 2020

Dr. Sylvie Garneau-Tsodikova, newly selected to be part of the AAAS IF/THEN Ambassadors Program, is a medicinal chemist encouraging girls ...

January 29, 2020

The Department of Defense grant supports a study that may help change the pathology of Parkinson’s disease and inform activities ...

December 5, 2019
Sharon Youmans, Pharm.D., M.P.H., vice dean and professor at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) School of Pharmacy, has been selected by AACP to serve on the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) Board of Directors. Youmans will begin the six-year term on July 1, 2020.
November 22, 2019
New appointee has a strong history in submitting and reviewing papers for the Journal.