Press Releases


AMA, APhA, ASHP Call for Immediate End to Prescribing, Dispensing, and Use of Ivermectin to Prevent or Treat COVID-19 Outside Clinical Trials

WASHINGTON, DC –  The American Medical Association (AMA), American Pharmacists Association (APhA), and American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) strongly oppose the ordering, prescribing, or dispensing of ivermectin to prevent or treat COVID-19 outside of a clinical trial.

APhA deplores the intimidation of pharmacy personnel in Missouri

The American Pharmacists Association deplores the intimidation and verbal assaults directed toward pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and other pharmacy personnel earlier this week at a pharmacy in Springfield, Mo.

APhA Urges COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for All Health Workers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today joined more than 50 other health care organizations to urge all health care employers to require their employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

APhA Responds to Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy

WASHINGTON, DC — The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) issued the following statement today in response to the Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy:

Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and American Pharmacists Association Collaborate to Create First-Of-Its-Kind Advocacy Position

COLUMBUS, OH and WASHINGTON, DC  – The Ohio State University College of Pharmacy and the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) have partnered to develop an inaugural clinical faculty track position within the college’s Division of Pharmacy Practice and Science centered around pharmacist practice change and legislative and regulatory advocacy.