Buck Chosen ACCP President-Elect
Marcia Buck, Pharm.D., FCCP, FPPAG, was chosen ACCP President-Elect in annual elections held this past spring. Dr. Buck is a clinical pharmacy coordinator for pediatrics in the Department of Pharmacy and associate professor of pediatrics in the School of Medicine at the University of Virginia Health System. She is also a clinical associate professor at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy. Dr. Buck has been a member of ACCP since 1987. Read the ACCP Report article.
2015 Global Conference to Feature an Extensive Lineup of Educational Programming
Plan now to attend ACCP’s Global Conference on Clinical Pharmacy, October 17–21, 2015, in San Francisco, California. This year’s annual meeting will offer an extensive lineup of educational programming on the most topical issues ranging from emerging therapies to national and international advancement and development of clinical pharmacy practice and education. Read the ACCP Report article.
BPS Approves ACCP’s Professional Development Programs for Recertification
ACCP is pleased to announce that the Board of Pharmacy Specialties (BPS) has approved ACCP’s newly designed professional development programs in ambulatory care pharmacy, critical care pharmacy, oncology pharmacy, pediatric pharmacy, and pharmacotherapy for the recertification of board-certified pharmacists for 7 years, beginning in 2016. Read the ACCP Report article.
Fall 2015 BPS Exam Registration Open Through August 1
The success of clinical pharmacy in team-based care depends on effective partnerships and collaborations. Clinical pharmacists collaborate with our care team colleagues, with patients and their caregivers, and with other members of the pharmacy profession—whether within an institution or the community. Our ability to work together is a key component of achieving optimal patient outcomes. Read the ACCP Report article.
ACCP Invites Student Chapter Presentations at Global Conference on Clinical Pharmacy
The ACCP Student Chapter Forum will be held on Monday, October 19, 2015, 8:00 –10:30 a.m., at the 2015 ACCP Global Conference in San Francisco, California. This session is an open forum for student chapter officers, faculty, student liaisons, and anyone else interested in learning more about ACCP student chapters. Read the ACCP Report article.