Press Releases


COVID-19 vaccines are safe and save lives

WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) today reiterates its confidence in the safety of COVID-19 vaccines and urges all who have not yet been vaccinated to act swiftly to protect themselves, their families, and their communities. 

Leading Pharmacy Organizations Assert Pharmacists’ Fundamental Workplace Responsibilities and Rights

WASHINGTON, DC -- The boards of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) and the National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations (NASPA) have released principles that outline the fundamental responsibilities and rights of pharmacists in workplace settings, to enable pharmacists to fulfill their professional responsibilities while serving their patients.

On Juneteenth, APhA reaffirms its commitment to racial equity

WASHINGTON DC —The following is a statement issued by the American Pharmacists Association (APhA) on the Juneteenth holiday:

Black lives matter.

Stakeholders Make Push for Pharmacy DIR Reform

APhA joins 248 organizations signing letter urging Congress to reduce senior drug costs by addressing backdoor pharmacy price concessions

ALEXANDRIA, Va.  – Hundreds of organizations representing community pharmacies, grocery store pharmacies, specialty pharmacies, chain pharmacies, patient groups, buying groups, health systems, wholesalers

APhA Commends Biden Administration’s Announcement of Actions to Address Pharmaceutical Supply Chain Vulnerabilities

The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) commends the Biden administration’s announcement of new actions to address vulnerabilities in the pharmaceutical supply chain and strengthen our nation’s drug supply.