Immunizing Pharmacists SIG

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Immunizing Pharmacists SIG Community


The APhA-APPM Immunizing Pharmacists Special Interest Group (SIG) provides an opportunity for leadership development and involvement of immunizing pharmacists in the Academy’s policy, advocacy, and awards processes.


The purpose of the APhA-APPM Immunizing Pharmacists SIG provides members with leadership development support, as well as opportunities to engage in the policy, education, and awards and recognition processes important to immunizing pharmacists.  

APhA-APPM Immunizing Pharmacists SIG Leaders

SIG Leaders

2018-19 SIG Committee Leaders

  • Communications Committee Chair: Sheena Patel
  • Education Committee Chair: Genevieve Levans
  • Guidelines/Policy Committee Chair: Patricia Fabel
  • Recognition Committee Chair: Gretchen Garofoli

APhA-APPM Immunizing Pharmacists SIG Committees/Task Forces

The Immunizing Pharmacists SIG Committees/Task Forces and their charges for 2019-20 are:

Advocacy Committee

  1. Implement one activity to increase awareness of immunizations, advocate for patients, and/or advocate for pharmacists providing immunizations (Engage posts, social media campaign, etc)
  2. Assist in promoting the SIG PAC Challenge on Engage Community

Communications Committee

  1. Create a regular posting schedule for the Engage community on various immunization topics to generate discussion and engagement among SIG members
  2. Curate resources for immunizing pharmacists through APhA Engage community posts
  3. Continue Invisible Superheros recognition program in order to recognize SIG members at regular intervals throughout the year

Immunization Quick Reference Guide Task Force
Charge: Update the Immunization Quick Reference Guide for publication

Travel Health Guide Task Force
Charge: Update the Travel Health Guide for publication

Webinar Task Force
Charge: Develop one webinar on the topic of immunizations

Call for Committee Leaders and Members

The APhA-APPM Immunizing Pharmacists SIG is seeking APhA members to serve as Co-Chairs and Members for their 2019-20 committees. Apply today!

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