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Benefits For Every Practice Setting and Every Stage of Your Career.

You can count on APhA for knowledge, networking and advocacy that translate into quality patient care and career advancement. Excel in your career with customized professional development resources, including educational offerings designed to suit your schedule and your interests. As pharmacists assume greater roles in patient care, APhA empowers you to influence critical regulations and understand vital medication issues that impact the future of the field. With APhA, you gain strength from a diverse network of 62,000+ peers who support your success.


Member Benefits at a Glance  

Pharmacists and Federal Pharmacists

Pharmacist members rely on APhA for knowledge, networking and advocacy that translate into quality patient care and career advancement. Take advantage of exceptional opportunities, including:

  • Specialized education and advanced training programs designed to help you shape the future of pharmacy. Learn the most effective ways to get involved and to advocate for the good of your profession.
  • Important idea exchanges with the industry’s brightest minds. Get together with colleagues to explore solutions to everyday patient care and practice challenges as a member of one of two APhA Academies:
  • Quick access to a vast, ever-growing repository of online tools and resources, which keeps you up to date on the very latest pharmacy trends.
  • Advocacy: At the forefront, we are committed to achieving provider status for pharmacists and advocating for positive changes to the biggest issues impacting your practice. We’re dedicated to representing you and voicing your concerns to key agencies on major issues like PBM practices, drug importation, drug pricing, prescription drug abuse, and others. Learn more about our advocacy issues and discover how you can make an impact by supporting the APhA-PAC and the Pharmacists Provide Care campaign.
  • Financial Education Resources: APhA recognizes that true financial freedom comes with generating residual income. Access our member-exclusive financial education resources to learn more about common financial mistakes, behavioral finance, saving, investing, retirement, and much more. Take advantage of our webinars, free tools, and financial consultations to secure a stable financial future.
  • Well-Being and Resiliency: Access to programming, activities, and tools designed to help you identify and overcome burnout and improve your well-being and resiliency in the workplace. APhA is committed to advocating for legislative changes to improve the pharmacy environment, providing self-care skills development and training, and decreasing administrative burdens on pharmacists.

Special Benefits Include:

√ APhA DrugInfoLine

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPHA) (Print and Online)

Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Print and Online)

Pharmacy Today (Print and Online)

√ Pharmacy Today Daily - clinical e-newsletter

APhA ENGAGE online communities (expand your professional network) 

√ Free CPE/CE Courses

√ $50 Annual Meeting Registration Coupon/Further Discounts

√ 20% off APhA publications at Shop APhA

Volunteer Opportunities

√ Other benefits, including access to HPSO professional liability insurance, APhA-sponosored Life, Disability, and Hospital Indemnity Insurance program, Credible student loan refinancing, discounted GEICO car insurance, and discounted Hertz rental cars

New Practitioner 

APhA helps you start your pharmacy career strong with programs and resources designed for new practitioners. Member advantages include: 

  • Expanded professional connections and the knowledge and skills needed to define the future of pharmacy with APhA’s New Practitioner Network
  • Timely advice on workplace and life issues, as well as career planning and daily time-management tips, via the New Practitioner Webinar Series 
  • Practice-related information and lifestyle articles to ease your school-to-work shift with Transitions, our bi-monthly e-newsletter written by new practitioners 
  • Hands-on leadership opportunities ranging from student mentor to advisory committee member 
  • Critical updates on the latest trends and developments in pharmacy related to your specific interests, via the APhA Academies:
  • Advocacy: At the forefront, we are committed to achieving provider status for pharmacists and advocating for positive changes to the biggest issues impacting your practice. We’re dedicated to representing you and voicing your concerns to key agencies on major issues like PBM practices, drug importation, drug pricing, prescription drug abuse, and others. Learn more about our advocacy issues and discover how you can make an impact by supporting the APhA-PAC and the Pharmacists Provide Care campaign.
  • Financial Education Resources: APhA recognizes that true financial freedom comes with generating residual income. Our member-exclusive financial education resources provide you with student debt management solutions, refinancing options, and savings strategies to help you plan for your future. Take advantage of our webinars, free tools, and financial consultations to secure a stable financial future.
  • Pathway to New Practitioner Life Webinar Series: Navigating life as a new practitioner involves board exam preparation, residency and job interviews, crucial time management strategies, and learning how to leverage your personal brand to succeed in the job market. This webinar series will introduce you to opportunities for pharmacists, aid in your professional development, and help you better understand the next steps in your career.
  • Well-Being and Resiliency: Access to programming, activities, and tools designed to help you identify and overcome burnout and improve your well-being and resiliency in the workplace. APhA is committed to advocating for legislative changes to improve the pharmacy environment, providing self-care skills development and training, and decreasing administrative burdens on pharmacists.

Special Benefits Include:

APhA DrugInfoLine

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPhA) (Print and Online)

Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Print and Online)

Pharmacy Today (Print and Online)

Pharmacy Today Daily - clinical e-newsletter

Transitions e-newsletter

√ Free CPE/CE Courses

√ $50 Annual Meeting Registration Coupon/Further Discounts

√ 20% off APhA publications at Shop APhA

√ Other benefits, including access to HPSO professional liability insurance, APhA-sponosored Life, Disability, and Hospital Indemnity Insurance program, Credible student loan refinancing, discounted GEICO car insurance, and discounted Hertz rental cars

Postgrad/Resident

Special Benefits Include:

APhA DrugInfoLine

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPHA) (Print and Online)

Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Print and Online)

Pharmacy Today (Print and Online)

Pharmacy Today Daily - clinical e-newsletter

Transitions

√ Free CPE/CE Courses

√ $50 Annual Meeting Registration Coupon/Further Discounts

√ 20% off APhA publications at Shop APhA

 

√ Other benefits, including access to HPSO professional liability insurance, APhA-sponosored Life, Disability, and Hospital Indemnity Insurance program, Credible student loan refinancing, discounted GEICO car insurance, and discounted Hertz rental cars

Financial Education Resources: APhA recognizes that true financial freedom comes with generating residual income. Our member-exclusive financial education resources provide you with student debt management solutions, refinancing options, and savings strategies to help you plan for your future. Take advantage of our webinars, free tools, and financial consultations to secure a stable financial future.

Well-Being and Resiliency: Access to programming, activities, and tools designed to help you identify and overcome burnout and improve your well-being and resiliency in the workplace. APhA is committed to advocating for legislative changes to improve the pharmacy environment, providing self-care skills development and training, and decreasing administrative burdens on pharmacists.

Student Pharmacist

Unprecedented networking opportunities connect you to experienced practitioners who help bring learnings to life. Meanwhile, you can make an immediate impact on your career, community and profession by getting involved in hands-on patient care projects and advocacy initiatives. Additional advantages of your APhA-ASP membership include:

  • Specialized workshops, training sessions and hands-on leadership opportunities to perfect your skills and expand your network
  • Exclusive access to unique student-focused experiences and meetings, including APhA-ASP Midyear Regional Meetings and student pharmacist programming at the APhA Annual Meeting & Exposition
  • Important awards and scholarships programs that recognize student pharmacist involvement in APhA, academic success, grassroots advocacy and more.
  • Financial Education Resources: APhA recognizes that true financial freedom comes with generating residual income. Our member-exclusive financial education resources provide you with student debt management solutions, refinancing options, and savings strategies to help you plan for your future. Take advantage of our webinars, free tools, and financial consultations to secure a stable financial future.
  • Well-Being and Resiliency: Access to programming, activities, and tools designed to help you identify and overcome burnout and improve your well-being and resiliency in the workplace. APhA is committed to advocating for legislative changes to improve the pharmacy environment, providing self-care skills development and training, and decreasing administrative burdens on pharmacists.

Special Benefits Include:

APhA DrugInfoLine

Pharmacy Today (Online Access only)

√ Pharmacy Today Daily - clinical e-newsletter

Student Pharmacist Magazine

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPHA)
(For YR-3 and YR-4 students online access only)

Transitions (YR-3 and YR-4 students only) e-newsletter 

√ Discounts on Other Education Opportunities/Annual Meeting

√ Other benefits, including access to HPSO professional liability insurance, APhA-sponosored Life, Disability, and Hospital Indemnity Insurance program, Credible student loan refinancing, discounted GEICO car insurance, and discounted Hertz rental cars

Technician

As a pharmacy technician, you play a vital role on the pharmacy team. APhA membership includes resources to support your development throughout your career, including:

  • Specialized benefits for federal pharmacy technicians, including attendance at the Joint Federal Pharmacy Seminar and the Federal Pharmacy Forum held during APhA’s Annual Meeting and Exposition
  • Targeted collection of nearly a dozen resources and workbooks specifically designed for technicians, including Communication and Management Skills for the Pharmacy Technician and Complete Math Review for the Pharmacy Technicain,4e; all at discounts exclusive to APhA technician members
  • Leading-edge education to help you earn/retain certification
  • Extensive collection of more than 20 hours of free CE courses through Home Study CE available 24/7, including Pharmacy Law Matters, an annual review of legal, regulatory, and judicial developments that have an impact on the practice of pharmacy
  • Critical materials that keep you updated on medications, technology, regulations, pharmacy systems, patient safety and quality standards
  • Well-Being and Resiliency: Access to programming, activities, and tools designed to help you identify and overcome burnout and improve your well-being and resiliency in the workplace. APhA is committed to advocating for legislative changes to improve the pharmacy environment, providing self-care skills development and training, and decreasing administrative burdens on pharmacists.

Special Benefits Include:

APhA DrugInfoLine

Journal of the American Pharmacists Association (JAPHA) (Print Access only)

Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences (Print and Online)

Pharmacy Today (Print and Online)

√ Pharmacy Today Daily - clinical e-newsletter

√ Free CPE/CE Courses

√ 20% off APhA publications at Shop APhA

√ Other benefits, including access to APhA-sponosored Life, Disability, and Hospital Indemnity Insurance program, discounted GEICO car insurance, and discounted Hertz rental cars

Four Ways To Join/Renew

Online

Fast, easy and secure submission. (credit/debit card only)

Phone

Call (800) 237-APhA (2742) between 9am and 5pm  EST  (credit/debit card payment only)

Mail or Fax

Print and complete one of the following downloadable forms via
Mail: APhA, Member Services, PO Box 411, Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
Fax: (240) 554-2367

Pharmacists and Technicians enrollment form

New Practitioner, Resident, Post Graduates enrollment form

Government enrollment form

Student Enrollment Form

Questions? Contact:

Membership Department

If you need assistance, APhA membership is available to answer any questions at (800) 237-APhA (2742), Monday–Friday, between 8:30 am and 5:00 pm Eastern Time.

Email Inquiries: Contact Us (Note: do not email enrollment forms for security reasons).