APhA-APRS Postgraduate Initiative

The Postgraduate Initiative Provides Services to Graduate Students, Residents, Fellows, Postdoctoral Scholars and Post BS - PharmD Students

Postgraduate members receive benefits such as: reduced membership duesdiscounted 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.

Resources for Prospective Postgrads:
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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.

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