Why volunteer?

Are you ready to expand your impact beyond the pharmacy workplace? APhA offers a variety of opportunities for you, as an APhA member, to make a difference in your profession, expand your professional network, strengthen your leadership skills, and build your résumé. Our volunteer positions range from short-term project commitments to long-term committee work or serving on the APhA Board of Trustees. Read more about our ongoing volunteer positions below, then complete the volunteer application for the positions of interest to you. Help us to advance the profession while advancing your career!

Student Pharmacists Volunteer at 3rd Annual Capitol Hill Health Fair 

Volunteer Positions

APhA-APPM & APhA-APRS Seek Member Volunteers!

Looking to get involved? Interested to help recognize, educate and advocate the role of pharmacists, pharmaceutical researchers and scientists in patient care? Submit your name for consideration today! Application deadline for 2019-20 APhA-APPM and APhA-APRS Committees is March 1, 2019.  

APhA-APPM Special Interest Group (SIG) Committee Leaders and Members Needed!

There are hundreds of opportunities to share your talent within the SIGs' 35 committees during the upcoming 2019-20 Academy year! Whether you are an expert in a specific area or looking to learn from other APhA members, the SIG committees are the place to be. The committees each have unique charges and there are opportunities to suggest ideas for the SIG to take on. Explore the opportunities at each of the SIG's webpages to learn about the committees' charges. Then, visit the application pages to submit your interest to serve as a member or committee leader for one or more committees. Applications are due March 29, 2019! 

Care of Underserved Patients SIG - Apply now!

  • Communications Committee
  • Education Committee
  • Advocacy Committee (new!)

Compounding SIG - Apply now!

  • Regulatory/Legislative Affairs Committee
  • Education/Best Practices Committee

Diabetes Management SIG - Apply now!

  • Communications Committee
  • Education Committee
  • Professional and Student Affairs Committee

Immunizing Pharmacists SIG - Apply now!

  • Advocacy Committee
  • Communications Committee
  • Immunization Quick Reference Guide Task Force
  • Travel Health Guide Task Force
  • Webinar Task Force (new!)

Medical Home/ACO SIG - Apply now!

  • Education and Resources Committee

Medication Management SIG - Apply now!

  • Business Model Committee
  • Clinical Committee
  • Telehealth Committee
  • Communications Committee (new!)

Nuclear Pharmacy Practice SIG - Apply now!

  • Regulatory Affairs Committee
  • Education Committee
  • Policy and Professional Affairs Committee
  • Awards Committee
  • New Practitioner Committee

Pain, Palliative Care, and Addiction SIG - Apply now!

  • Resources Committee

  • Policy and Professional Affairs Committee

  • Pharmacists’ Recovery Network

  • Education Committee

  • Communications Committee

  • Palliative Care Committee (new!) 

Preceptor SIG - Apply now!

  • Communications Committee
  • New Practitioner Committee
  • Preceptor Toolkit Task Force

Transitions of Care SIG - Apply now!

  • Practice Committee
  • Communications Committee
  • Webinar Committee

      Mentor360: Professional Connections

      Professional Connections is where enthusiastic pharmacists who are interested in one on one mentoring are paired with experts to discuss a topic of mutual interest. It’s a great opportunity to develop trust and a deep professional connection that can benefit both the mentor and mentee in many ways. Mentor360 is an APhA member benefit and free to all pharmacist members. Student Pharmacists are not eligible for this program. 

      Visit www.pharmacist.com/Mentor360 for additional information. 


      Contact Lindsay Kunkle, Senior Director, Practice Advancement & Pharmacists Engagement, at lkunkle@aphanet.org

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