February 19, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) announced that former Board of Trustee member Daniel Buffington, PharmD, MBA, will be the first pharmacist...
February 18, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the slate of candidates for its Board of Trustees, President-elect, and Honorary President. The elections for these positions will be held March 20–May 11, 2020. Association members will have the opportunity to meet the candidates at the APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition in National Harbor, MD on March 20–23, 2020.
February 10, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association Board of Trustees is issuing the following public statement calling for more proactive steps to address this important public health and safety issue. CDC data indicate that nearly 40,000 Americans in 2017 died from firearm related incidents — more than the number who died in traffic accidents but fewer than deaths related to opioid use. 
February 1, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association announced today that Scott J. Knoer, MS, PharmD, FASHP, has been named the 13th Chief Executive Officer/Executive Vice President of APhA.
January 31, 2020
In a New York Times article today about patients and medication errors,  pharmacists describe being stressed about workplace conditions that may lead to mistakes impacting patient safety.  The article identifies medication errors, metrics, long hours in the workplace, payment policies, and problems with high quantity dispensing to at-risk patients. Patient safety and appropriate medication use are foundational elements in the care pharmacists provide, yet current pressures in the health care system challenge pharmacists’ abilities to deliver the care patients deserve.
January 29, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the selection of the APhA Fellows as part of the 2020 APhA Awards and Honors Program. Honorees will be officially recognized at the APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition in National Harbor, MD, March 20–23, 2020. The APhA Awards and Honors Program is the most comprehensive recognition program in the profession of pharmacy.
January 28, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the selection of recipients of the APhA Academy of Pharmacy Practice & Management Awards, APhA Academy of Pharmaceutical Research & Science Awards, and APhA Academy of Student Pharmacist Awards as part of the 2020 APhA Awards and Honors Program.
January 23, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today announced the selection of the 2020 Awards and Honors Program recipients. Honorees will be officially recognized at the APhA Annual Meeting and Exposition in National Harbor, MD, March 20-23, 2020. The APhA awards and honors program is the most comprehensive recognition program in the profession of pharmacy.
January 14, 2020
John D. Grabenstein Receives Remington Honor Medal, Highest Honor in Pharmacy
January 11, 2020
The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) applauds the U.S Supreme Court’s decision to hear Rutledge v. Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, which addresses the State of Arkansas’ regulation of pharmacy benefit managers (PBM).