Postgraduate members receive benefits such as: reduced membership dues, discounted APhA Annual Meeting fees, opportunities for networking and social events, opportunities for leadership positions and committee involvement, opportunity to present research at the APhA Annual Meeting, compete for the Postgraduate Best Paper Award, and speak for the role of science in the pharmacy profession.
The goals of the Postgraduate Initiative are to promote scientific research among peers, to increase communication and interaction among postgraduate members, and to establish collaborative relationships within APhA as well as with other pharmacy organizations. The Postgraduate Initiative is driven by the APhA-APRS Postgraduate Advisory Committee.
Past APhA-APRS Postgraduate Forums:
2014: Building Better Bridges: Strategies for Successful Collaboration in Interdisciplinary Research
2013: Is that your final question? Selecting and refining great research questions
2012: Writing and publishing insights from the clinician, researcher, and editor perspectives
2011: Show me the funding: Help for new investigators
2010: Beyond graduation: Discovering your career possibilities
Please contact APhA Staff Margaret Tomecki for more information regarding the APhA Postgraduate Initiative.