I recently read a piece called The Surprising Power of Questions in the May–June 2018 issue of Harvard Business Review. It caused me to reflect on how I interact with folks. I’m sure I could do a…
A new report from the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) examines the pharmacist’s role in the pharmaceutical supply chain from a global standpoint. “The need to ensure effective and safe…
Yes. Actually, there are three. The APhA Student & New Practitioner Development Department strives to enhance the professional and personal development of student pharmacists while in pharmacy…
As the medication experts on the patient’s health care team, pharmacists play an important role in chronic pain management and the prevention of misuse and abuse of opioids—a national epidemic that…
  This resource is designed to offer pharmacists a concise and accurate tool to support assessing, recommending, and administering vaccines to protect against herpes zoster (often referred to as…
APhA Live Offerings  In this workshop, participants who are preparing to undergo a community pharmacy residency accreditation/reaccreditation visit will have an opportunity to explore accreditation…
Last weekend, representatives from APhA’s three Academies—Academy of Pharmacy Practice and Management (APhA–APPM), Academy of Pharmaceutical Research and Science (APhA–APRS), and Academy of Student…
Do you remember the details of interactions with every patient you had 2 months ago? What about 1 year ago? The reality is that health care providers cannot rely on memory to recall details that…
When I talk with New Practitioners about building a solid financial foundation, insurance is a critical piece of the puzzle. Alongside other competing priorities such as student loan debt, it is easy…
The end of my term as New Practitioner Advisory Committee (NPAC) chair in March was a bittersweet time. Approaching my fifth graduation anniversary, the New Practitioner Network (NPN) has truly…