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What is the APhA New Practitioner Network?

The mission of the APhA New Practitioner Network is to support the transition from student to pharmacist by helping new graduates discover opportunities in pharmacy, develop themselves and their professional network, and empower them with the knowledge and skills necessary to define the future of their profession.

The APhA New Practitioner Network provides programs, products, and services to assist you in making this transition and with your career development. The Network also provides reduced APhA dues, which enable you to pay discounted APhA dues for the first 3 years after you graduate. 

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2015 Graduates

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Words Of Wisdom From Thomas E. Menighan, APhA CEO

How to excel as a preceptor

As a New Practitioner, becoming a preceptor for student pharmacists and pharmacy residents was both an exciting and intimidating opportunity.

Beating the postgraduate blues with online dating

Pharmacy school doesn’t always prepare you for post-grad dating. During school, odds are you were introduced to someone through your network of friends or began seeing one of your classmates.

A Day of NP L.I.F.E. for the NPN

While it was a “Day of NP L.I.F.E.” for APhA New Practitioner Network (NPN) members on July 11, memories of the professional and personal development lessons, networking opportunities, and experie

Recruiting, interviewing, and hiring: One step at a time

As a PGY1 Community Pharmacy Resident in a community pharmacy setting, I have the ability to interact with different levels of management.

Wearing many hats at a patient-centered medical home

While I was completing my residency a few years ago, I aspired to be an ambulatory care clinical pharmacist and hold a faculty position with a pharmacy school. Fast-forward to the present day.

Manage your e-mail before it manages you

E-mails stream into your inbox every day and it feels like a never-ending flood of information. What's new in diabetes care? Want a Groupon for a paint and wine class?

Financial Planning Resource Center

As part of our relationship with FPA, APhA New Practitioners have easy access to FPA’s popular online financial planner referral program, PlannerSearch.