Press Releases


Walgreens to Sponsor APhA Institute on Substance Use Disorders

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Pharmacists Association announced today that Walgreens will serve as a lead sponsor of the APhA Institute on Substance Use Disorders

Valerie Prince, Alabama Pharmacist, Elected APhA President-Elect for 2022-2023

Two At-Large Trustees and Honorary President Also Elected

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the election of Valerie Prince, PharmD, FAPhA, BCPS of Odenville, AL, as 2022–2023 APhA President-elect.

APhA Establishes New Fund to Advance Pharmacy’s Interests

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the formation of a fund that will support legal, legislative, and regulatory actions on behalf of pharmacy and the patients who rely on pharmacists’ care.

APhA Joins NCPA Suit Against Backdoor Pharmacy Fees

Litigation aims to overturn HHS rules allowing pharmacy benefit managers to wring fees out of pharmacies and consumers long after the point of sale

WASHINGTON, DC—The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today joined the National Community Pharmacists Association (NCPA) as an equal partner in a federal lawsuit challenging a confusing scheme of retroactive fees imposed on pharmacies and, indirectly, their patients.

U.S. Senate Joins House in Sponsoring Legislation Expanding Medicare Patients’ Access to Pharmacist Services

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) today hailed the introduction of bipartisan legislation in the U.S. Senate that would give tens of millions of Medicare patients in medically underserved communities access to critically needed primary health care services delivered by pharmacists.