ACCP International Clinical Pharmacist
Volume 4, Issue 1

ACCP International Clinical Pharmacist - Spring 2014

A Message from the Editor
With the introduction of new clinical pharmacy services, the various services provided by clinical pharmacists, and the different responsibilities of pharmacists in general and of clinical pharmacists in particular around the globe comes frequent debate regarding the definition and expectations of clinical pharmacists and the criteria by which to assess their services.
ACCP Releases <i>Standards of Practice for Clinical Pharmacists</i>
Released in March of this year is a key document for all constituents involved in the development and assessment of clinical pharmacy services.
“Clinical Pharmacy Services and Their Impact on Patient Outcomes: Focus on Diabetes Mellitus” to Be Offered in Dubai
The American College of Clinical Pharmacy will offer a program on “Clinical Pharmacy Services and Their Impact on Patient Outcomes: Focus on Diabetes Mellitus” in conjunction with The GCC Pharmaceutical Congress to be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Book Highlights
Clinical Pharmacy in the United States: Transformation of a Profession is a comprehensive account of the evolution of clinical pharmacy, beginning with an overview of the profession’s expansion and proceeding through decade-specific chapters.
Professional Meeting
As health care in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries moves toward a more patient-centric model, pharmacists are playing an increasingly important role in providing quality care to patients.
Call for Papers
Individuals are invited to submit articles for publication in future issues of the newsletter in the following departments:
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Mark Your Calendar
2014 ACCP Annual Meeting
October 12–15, 2014
Austin, Texas

2015 Updates in Therapeutics®
April 10–14, 2015
Chicago, Illinois

2015 ACCP Global Conference on Clinical Pharmacy
October 17−21, 2015
San Francisco, California