The APhA Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Science (APhA-APRS) stimulates the discovery, dissemination and application of research to improve patient health and serves pharmacists and those members who are involved in the pharmaceutical sciences.
APhA-APRS News and Highlights
Call for APhA-APRS Standing Committee Member Volunteers
Looking for opportunities to get involved in APhA and the Academies, grow your professional network and build leadership skills? APhA-APRS is seeking member volunteers to serve on several Academy Committees. Benefits of becoming an Academy volunteer include opportunities to provide input on programs and products offered by the Association, support the profession by addressing emerging issues, learn about new and innovative research and practice initiatives, and promote the role of the pharmacist in enhancing patient care. Take advantage of this unique member benefit and apply today!
Congratulations to the newly elected 2021-2022 APhA-APRS Officers that will be installed at the 168th APhA Annual Meeting and Exposition in Los Angeles, March 12-15, 2021: President-elect Spencer Harpe, PharmD, PhD, MPH, FAPhA, Downers Grove, IL; Basic Sciences Chair-elect Anthony J. Di Pasqua, PhD, Binghamton, NY; Clinical Sciences Section Chair-elect Mark Decerbo, PharmD, BCPS, BCNSP, Henderson, NV; Economic, Social and Administrative Sciences (ESAS) Section Chair-elect Marc Fleming, PhD, MPH, RPh, Fort Worth, TX; and Postgraduate Officer Meena Murugappan, PharmD, MPH, Minneapolis, MN.
The National Governors Association recently released The Expanding Role of Pharmacists in a Transformed Health Care System. This report highlights how states can better integrate pharmacists into the health care system and is one more confirmation of the profession’s role in addressing the health care needs of patients.
Are you a new member to APhA-APRS? Or a current APhA-APRS member looking for ways to get more involved?Are you interested in the policy making process? Visit www.pharmacist.com/volunteer to learn more about the volunteer opportunities in APhA-APRS.